2019

  • Do You Need Biologics For Your Psoriasis?

    There are several conservative treatments that your doctor may recommend to respond to your psoriatic arthritis. However, when these treatments are not found to be effective enough, your doctor may eventually turn to biologics. The goal of biologics is to slow or stop joint damage.  What Are Biologics? You will receive biologics through an IV infusion or an injection. The biologics are living cells that were cultured in a laboratory. They are becoming more viable as a way to treat arthritis as new techniques have been developed.
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  • Facial Skin Starting To Wrinkle? Why Dermal Filler Treatment Is A Great Solution

    Every day when you walk outside of your home you present your face to the world. Even if you like to wear sunglasses or try to remain in the shadows, it's inevitable that someone will be able to peer into your face and see the condition of your skin. When your face is taut and smooth you probably don't mind much when someone else looks at you. However, what happens when the wrinkles start to come in?
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  • Four Reasons for Buying the Flowers of the Cannabis Plant

    CBD, or cannabidiol, is used for a number of health products now. You may see the Cannabis or CBD flower sale ads all over the internet, but unless you know exactly what you are buying, you may be surprised when you receive your order. The flower of these plants is the top-most part, above all of the leaves and the stems. Most people just want the cannabis leaves for recreational or medicinal purposes, but they are missing out on the properties of the flowers themselves.
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  • How To Get Rid Of Your Baby's Heat Rash

    When your baby suffers from heat rash, it can make them extremely miserable. The tiny bumps that appear will make your baby uncomfortable and itchy. You may become alarmed and fearful. However, heat rashes can often be taken care of by using a few simple tricks. Here are a few things your doctor may recommend in addition to any medication you may get. Keep Your Baby's Skin Cool When the rash is at its worst, try to give cool baths and showers.
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  • 3 Reasons You Should Immunize Your Child

    Thanks in large part to misinformation and a discredited study in which one doctor falsely linked vaccines to autism, the number of children receiving vaccines in the United States has dropped dramatically. The result has been catastrophic. In the year 2000, measles was officially considered an eliminated disease in the United States. Fast forward nineteen years later and between January and May 2019 alone, there were 764 reported cases of measles.
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  • 3 Ways To Take Care Of Your Health This Spring & Prevent Unnecessary Trips To The Urgent Care

    As you clean up your house and organize your life this spring, be sure to take some time to also address your health. Spring is a great time to check-in with yourself and make sure you are treating your body well. By treating your body well, you can prevent the need for emergency care.  #1 Take Care of Any Check-Ups If you have not scheduled your yearly physical and wellness check, call up your primary care provider and schedule your wellness check for the year.
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  • Four Treatments For Melanoma Cancer And The Side Effects You Can Expect

    Most doctors will catch melanoma cancer before it gets any deeper than your skin. That is excellent news, since it means that you will probably not die from it. However, depending on the depth of the melanoma and where the cancer is located, you may still need one (or more) of the four following treatments. Laser Ablation Dermatologists are now using laser ablation to remove cancer and pre-cancerous cells from the skin.
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  • 3 Ways Using Smart IV Pumps Decreases Medication Errors

    If the intravenous pumps the staff in your health care clinic are using have become old, you may be searching for new replacements. If so, you may want to consider switching to smart IV pumps that have certain benefits that help decrease the potential for medication errors. 1.  Pump Is Connected to the Pharmacy's Drug Library One way smart IV pumps help with decreasing medication errors is that its internal computer is linked to your pharmacy's drug library.
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