When veins near the surface of the skin swell, they become more noticeable and this is a condition known as spider veins. If they've developed on your body, such as around the legs, here are some treatment tips to remember. Assess And Document Your Symptoms One of the first things you need to do after discovering you have spider veins is assess your symptoms. They can vary from person to person, which is why you want to document them in an objective manner to figure out the best treatment.
24 January 2023
For a person that has suffered the loss of a limb, investing in a medical prosthetic can be an important goal. Not surprisingly, this is one type of medical device that most people will have limited experience with until they need one. Check it out below. A Medical Prosthetic Can Substantially Restore A Person's Functionality In the past, prosthetics were relatively basic devices, but modern advances have revolutionized these tools. One example of this can be the use of materials that are both lighter and stronger.
24 January 2023
Why get medical spa services in the winter months? Even though full-body treatments (such as laser bikini line hair removal) aren't on your mind right now, take a look at some of the other popular procedures and the reasons to choose a mid-winter medical spa appointment. Chemical Peel A chemical peel is exactly what the name implies. This cosmetic procedure requires the use of chemicals to peel the outer layer or layers of skin away.
16 December 2022
Stem cell therapy involves the use of stem cells to treat or prevent a disease or condition. The stem cells can either be derived from the patient's own body or from a donor source. These stem cells are then administered through intravenous injection or surgical implantation. One potential benefit of stem cell therapy is its ability to regenerate and repair damaged tissue, potentially leading to improved function and healing. This article highlights how stem cell therapy works in knee pain treatment.
11 November 2022
If you're like most potential Lasik patients, you've been wearing eyeglasses or contact lenses for many years and have probably grown tired of the hassle and expense of maintaining and wearing them. You may have even thought about getting Lasik surgery to correct your vision once and for all. Here's all the information you need to weigh the pros and cons of Lasik surgery vs. eyeglasses. There are many factors to consider when deciding whether to get Lasik surgery or stick with eyeglasses, including:
3 October 2022
More and more people are turning to the Internet or digital media for their healthcare these days. Things were already trending in this direction even before COVID-19 happened, but the pandemic made virtual doctor appointments and the digital distribution of information more important than ever. Today, healthcare podcasts are growing in popularity. Here's a quick primer on why healthcare podcasts are popular with health professionals and how it could benefit you as a potential patient to tune in to one or more podcasts in the near future.
31 August 2022
Breast cancer is a common type of cancer, especially in women. Like any form of cancer, it has different stages, and catching breast cancer at an early stage is paramount for treatment. If you would like to know more about breast cancer treatment, keep reading. Stage I Stage I is the earliest stage of breast cancer, and during this time, the cancer is still small. It is contained within the breast, but it may have spread to the nearest lymph node.
29 June 2022