Dry, Itchy & Uncomfortable Down There: Do You Have a Yeast Infection?
3 out of 4 women experience a yeast infection at some point in their life.If you've ever experienced a yeast infection, you know how uncomfortable the symptoms are. You may also remember how embarrassed you may have felt, and that you didn't want to...
Trick or Trouble: Life-Saving Advice for Pet Parents this Halloween
Halloween can be fun and exciting for you and your children, but can cause stress and anxiety for your pets.Halloween can be a fun and exciting time for your family. You may also think to include your cat or dog in the Halloween dress up and...
Periodontal Disease: Do You Need Gum Graft Surgery?
Gum graft surgery is a procedure where tissue is taken from the roof of your mouth and used to help treat your infected gums.Maintaining dental hygiene is crucial for your health. Not only do you depend on your mouth for helping you breath, but it's...
Death With Dignity: Why Terminally Ill Patients Seek Aid in Dying
Medical aid in dying has been a controversial topic for years and leaves many wondering: should terminally ill patients be allowed to decide their death?If you've been told you have a terminal illness and your time is limited, your whole life can...
Ebola Scare in the US: The Beginning of the End?
Is the U.S. really prepared if an Ebola outbreak was to occur?When the news first broke about a deadly virus in Western Africa in March, you might have paid little attention. Over the last few months, the virus has taken thousands of lives. But you...
How Marijuana Can Impact Your Quality of Sleep
Contrary to popular belief, marijuana can actually disrupt your sleep pattern and cause greater sleep problems to arise.According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, marijuana is the most common illicit drug used in the United States. In fact,...
9 Health Benefits of Pet Ownership
Your pet brings many other health benefits besides unconditional and loyal love.If you have a dog or cat, you may already know the wonderful perks of having a furry companion. The happy greeting as soon as you come home from work, the endless kisses,...
8 Biggest Retirement Mistakes & How to Prevent Them
What do you need to do to make sure you are able to retire?Have you dreamed of your retirement since you started your first day of work? Some days it can seem like your retirement is a far-fetched fantasy that you will never see. However, this does...
Digital Disaster Prep: Are You Ready?
September is National Preparedness Month, do you know the tools you need if an emergency occurs?Throughout the years, there have been many notable tragedies all over the world that have left many without homes, their family members and resources to...
How to Avoid Medical Malpractices
What information do you need to know before pursuing a medical malpractice?A medical malpractice is a professional negligence by a healthcare provider and occurs when a specific treatment provided fails below accepted standards of practice in the...
Chronic Cough Enigma: How to Recognize the Silent Reflux
Silent Reflux causes stomach acid to backup into your nasal airway, throat, voice box and can be the reason for your chronic cough.If you have trouble breathing in, you may be one of more than 100 million Americans suffering from Laryngopharyngeal...
Pregnant & Tired of Waiting? Risks of Early Elective Delivery
40 weeks may seem like a long time to be pregnant, but do you know the health risks associated with an early elective delivery?Pregnancy may seem like an overwhelmingly long waiting game to meet your baby, and you may want to consider an early...
A Degenerative Illness: Understanding Parkinson’s Disease
Roughly 60,000 Americans are diagnosed with Parkinson's disease annually. Do you know the early symptoms?Parkinson's disease is a progressive nervous system disease that affects motor movement. Parkinson's typically starts off with muscle stiffness,...
Adult Kidney Transplants: How Long Do You Have to Wait?
There are many who need a kidney transplant, but there are not enough donors.Kidney transplants occur when one or both of your kidneys are infected and need to be replaced by a healthy kidney from another person. A kidney transplant can come from a...
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: Shrinking Your Prostate without Surgery?
Prostate artery embolization is a minimally invasive procedure being evaluated to help men with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia.While undergoing the aging process men face an increased risk of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH).Benign Prostatic...
Depression: A Misunderstood but Widespread Disease
Depression affects more than 350 million people, and all too often causes a loved one to take his or her own life.Contrary to popular belief, depression is very prevalent in society and has been on the rise in the past decade, causing many of its...
What You Don't Know (But Should) About Probiotics
There has been a lot of recent buzz surrounding probiotics, but do you really know what you're buying and consuming?Probiotics have gained popularity over the past few years claiming numerous health benefits. If you're strolling through your grocery...
Severe Burns: Best Treatment Options
Burns can vary from mild to severe. Do you know the best treatment for your burn?Burn wounds can be extremely painful, alter your skin and could cause you to be self-conscious depending on where the burn is located on your body.Burn injuries are very...
Chelation Therapy: Promising for Diabetic Patients?
There might be a new option if you or your loved one is suffering from diabetes.Diabetes is serious metabolic disease where your body loses its ability to produce enough (or any) insulin causing your glucose levels in your body to rise.According to...
The Latest Findings on Fungal Meningitis
The recent 2012 fungal meningitis outbreak posed a new learning and treatment opportunity for doctors, researchers and patients.Fungal meningitis is a type of meningitis caused by a fungal infection in your body spreading through your blood and into...
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