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How Body Contouring Helps Mothers Who Lost A Lot Of Weight After Multiple Quick Pregnancies

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Weight gain is almost always a side effect of pregnancy, and heavy weight gain after multiple quick pregnancies can become a real problem. Women who gain too much weight may feel unattractive and struggle to feel happy. Thankfully, weight loss can manage this problem but may cause saggy skin that still makes a woman feel unattractive. In this situation, body contouring is a worthwhile choice. Weight Loss Often Comes With a Cost Read More»

Why Do Wisdom Teeth Commonly Cause Problems With Dental Health? Should You Have Them Removed?

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If you’re a teenager and have recently started to suffer from pain and sensitivity in your teeth, this may be a sign that your wisdom teeth are coming in. Wisdom teeth are your third set of molars, and they’re the last set of adult teeth to erupt. While not everyone will develop wisdom teeth, they’re very common.  Wisdom teeth often grow incorrectly, and this leads to them becoming impacted. Impacted wisdom teeth can lead to severe pain, sensitive teeth and increased risk of gum disease, so it’s important to have them removed in order to alleviate the pain and protect your dental health in the future. Read More»

How Primary Care Helps Parents And Children Who Just Moved To A Rural Area

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Moving to a rural area can provide many parents with a greater sense of safety and an immersion in nature that is hard to top. Unfortunately, there is also a good chance that people moving to these areas may also struggle to provide hospital care for their children. As a result, primary care may be an absolute necessity for those who want to keep their children healthy. Rural Areas Still Struggle to Provide Hospital Care Read More»

3 Forms Of Physical Therapy Can Help Seniors Thrive

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“You’re only as young as you feel” may have a grain of truth to it, but so does another saying: “You’re only as young as you function.” As you age, you may discover that your quality of life takes a hit not just from chronic aches and pains, but also from increasing problems with strength, flexibility, and balance. Fortunately, physical therapy can help you keep these limitations to a minimum while also helping you feel better. Read More»

Top Benefits Of Home Care For Your Elderly Parents

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One of the ways to show your parents how much you care later in life is to provide home care for these individuals. This will allow your loved ones to get top-rated care and remain in the comfort of the home. Having providers go to your family can be extremely beneficial and knowing the advantages of this may be helpful. 1. Dispense medications It can be a challenge for sick and elderly parents to always remember to take medication each day. Read More»

What To Expect From Deep Brain Stimulation

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Patients who have abnormal signals in the brain can suffer from diseases such as Parkinson’s disease. If this is the case, these signals need to be stopped to reduce or eliminate symptoms associated with the disease. Fortunately, there is a way to accomplish this through deep brain stimulation, a procedure that a neurological surgery center may perform. Blocking Harmful Signals Deep brain stimulation involves the placing of electrodes deep within the brain. Read More»

A Mini Gastric Bypass Procedure Could Be The Help You Need To Lose Weight

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The mini gastric bypass, or MGB, surgery is a procedure you may want to consider if weight loss surgery is in your future. This type of bariatric surgery is also sometimes done on very obese patients who weigh too much to qualify for other surgeries. You can find informational videos and webinars about this surgery online, but here’s what the surgery entails and how it affects your body so you lose weight. Read More»

How Do You Know It's Time To Have Knee Replacement Surgery?

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You have been told by a doctor that you are going to need a knee replacement surgery, but the idea of having surgery is not something you welcome, so you have decided to put things off. It is not uncommon for people to be apprehensive about any kind of surgery, even if they have a knee surgery specialist willing to perform the procedure. Typically, people who need a knee replacement will reach certain points when they believe it is time to make the decision to move forward and get the surgery. Read More»

The Advantages And Capabilities Of Leukapheresis

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Many people have never before heard of leukaphresis. That’s because it’s not an extremely common procedure, but it can be a highly beneficial one. This procedure, most commonly used in patients with leukemia, uses a unique machine to remove excess white blood cells from the body and then return the healthy red blood cells and the plasma. When medically advisable, there are many benefits to receiving or offering this procedure. Read More»

Stem Cell Treatments For Hair Loss: The Process And How The Treatments Work

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Stem cell treatments have been in research for decades now. The treatments are being used for everything from redesigning the body’s autoimmune system to fight autoimmune disorders to destroying non-malignant cells. Adult stem cells can be nurtured to become just about anything, which is why stem cells can also work for hair loss. Here is the process for this treatment and how the treatments work.  Adult Stem Cells Are Encouraged to Grow Just a Little in a Petri Dish Read More»