Taking Care of Your Child’s Health During Summer Break

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Summer break is often a big relief – the school due dates are gone, kids get to sleep in, and there is time for traveling and vacation. Summer often feels laid-back, so it may be the perfect time to put more focus on your child’s well-being, both physically and mentally. Keep Them Healthy During the Break Often,

Hospice Care for Your Loved One

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People understandably often feel overwhelmed when they find out that hospice care is the best option for one of their loved ones. This is a difficult time for someone walking with a family member who is near the end of life. Nevertheless, hospice care can assist patients and loved ones through this stage compassionately and carefully, making

Men’s Health Awareness

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June is Men’s Health Awareness Month. It is an opportunity to focus on and raise awareness about the health issues that most commonly affect men and boys. There are several ways you can make the most of this month and the chance it provides to focus on the health and well being of the men

Getting Involved with Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month

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This month is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness month. It’s an opportunity for anyone and everyone to learn and raise awareness about the disease. There are many ways to get involved in joining the fight against Alzheimer’s and to come alongside all those who have been affected by the disease. Alzheimer’s can be a difficult disease

Why You Should have an Annual Wellness Visit

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Our lives are often busy and hectic; we often don’t visit the doctor until we are sick. But one of the healthiest things you can do is to keep up with your body’s health, catching any concerns before they become serious. This can be done in a simple, but important, appointment called an annual wellness

Measles Outbreaks Highlight the Importance of Vaccinations

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Measles is one of the most dangerous diseases – it spreads quickly and can cause serious complications. The good news is that measles, and measles outbreaks, can be easily prevented by getting the measles vaccination. Getting vaccinated will help keep your family, and all those around you, healthy. Measles Symptoms The measles virus causes a high

Awareness for Women’s Heart Health has Changed Over the Years

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Heart disease is commonly misrepresented as only a man’s disease. But over the last few years, more understanding has been gained about women and heart disease. In fact, statistics show that women die from heart disease at the same rate as men each year. However, because it has been traditionally considered a disease which mostly affects men,

Reasons You Might Need a Gastroenterologist

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Digestive problems often go ignored – written off as a meal not agreeing with your stomach or as the stomach bug that’s been going around. However, digestive issues can be symptoms of a bigger health problem, so there are cases when you should talk to your doctor instead of ignoring your discomfort. Your doctor will

7 Things You May Not Know a Physical Therapist Treats

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Physical therapists play a crucial role in health care. Their services and expertise can be extremely effective in preventing injuries, strengthening muscles, and helping someone recover from a surgery or injury. Physical therapists can be helpful for a wide variety of needs.  Many people don’t realize all the things that physical therapists treat. We’ve compiled

Advantages of Telemedicine

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Telemedicine allows doctors and patients to connect through the use of telecommunication. Through this technology, doctors are able to care, and even diagnose, patients at a distance. Telemedicine often uses technologies like audio and video calls. Doctors can send patients images and test results electronically. Here are some of the services a doctor may offer