Has your mouth been feeling overly dry lately, no matter how much you drink? Have your eyes also been feeling dry and irritated? There are many possible explanations for these symptoms, but one distinct possibility is that you've developed Sjogren's syndrome, which is an auto-immune disease. Here's a closer look at this condition: What causes Sjogren's syndrome? Auto-immune disorders consist of your body's immune system attacking its own cells in the same way it is meant to attack dangerous bacteria and viruses.
29 November 2017
If you have a breast augmentation surgery scheduled, this can be an exciting plan to get healthy and look your best. While most augmentation surgeries are quick and don't involve too much extensive aftercare, the entire process still needs to be taken seriously by patients. With any surgery, there are risks, and being ready for your big day can help minimize complications, up your comfort level, and foster healing. Here are four things you should do to prepare for an upcoming breast augmentation surgery.
9 November 2017
When it comes to maintaining your overall health, it can be easy to overlook the importance of maintaining the overall health of your digestive system. For those that have only recently started to consider this aspect of caring for themselves, there are several important considerations to follow. Understand The Role Of Probiotics In order for a person's digestive system to function correctly, it will rely on a delicate balance of various types of bacteria.
24 October 2017
Women who get cancer are often faced with the probability that they may not be able to have children after they have received the full measure of their cancer treatment. While that is true to some extent, there are lots of other factors at play. In fact, you may or may not be able to get pregnant after having cancer. (It depends on all of the following.) Knowing your chances and the risks you might have to take with fertility treatments post-cancer treatment will help you decide what to do next.
4 October 2017
If you want to look your best as a female, you may want to strongly consider having a breast lift procedure done. This can dramatically lift your breasts and allow these to be perkier. Of course, getting older comes with a lot of changes for the female body and dealing with sagging breasts is one of these. You may benefit from having this procedure done, and it's to your advantage to be aware of recovery tips to help you get back to life as quickly as possible.
14 September 2017
If you have recently developed an allergy to insects, or you have always had this allergy, you are going to want to make sure that you are well aware of everything you may need to do. Make use of these steps for the best outcome: Try To Avoid Being Bitten This might seem as though it is going to be a hard task, especially since you simply cannot avoid going outside.
1 September 2017
A medical equipment rental service offers a wide range of devices that can benefit you and make your life easier and more comfortable. A commode chair is a simple device to use for relieving yourself, and is typically available to rent from your local medical equipment service. This simple device usually consists of an adjustable aluminum frame and a plastic tub that takes the place of your toilet bowl. After you do your business, you can easily dump the tub's contents into your toilet and flush it.
28 July 2017
Having a baby is sure to be one of the most exciting times in life. You may be looking forward to the birth of your child a great deal. However, you will want to do all you can to ensure you feel well during this time and have a healthy baby. The best way to do so is to take care of yourself during this fragile time of life. Being aware of things you can do that will maintain your well-being during this time can be helpful.
14 July 2017
Your primary care doctor has many tools at their disposal to help diagnose any conditions you may have and keep you healthy. However, one of the most powerful tools your doctor can use to help diagnose you is under your control: information about you. It's not uncommon for patients to fail to report information to their doctor that could be helpful because they think it's too minor to mention or that it's unrelated to their health.
23 June 2017
Whether you have a relative with a physical disability who is going to be visit with you for a few days or who plans to move in permanently, some changes will need to be made. Many adjustments made to homes for the disabled include building ramps for wheelchairs, the addition of rails, and the inclusion of tools that can be used to reach high shelves. Making your home more accessible for your disabled loved one will help to encourage independence and make staying together under one roof a more enjoyable experience all around.
28 February 2017