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Cardiac Arrest: After Surgery Care Tips

Written by S.O.

Posted on November 20, 2015 at 7:30 am

A man in pain clutches at his chest. Cardiac arrest requires instant and prompt medical attention. This is because the heart ceases all of its functions, that is, it stops pumping blood to the brain, lungs, and many other organs of the human body. Thereby, causing unconsciousness and possible death if not treated as a medical emergency. Once, you are ou .......

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5 Habits That Are Deteriorating Your Health

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Posted on November 9, 2015 at 7:30 am

bad habits It is never too late to correct bad habits. Our lifestyles are a sum total of our everyday small habits. Learn to recognize these bad habits and work on getting rid of them. These five unhealthiest habits are affecting you negatively: 1. Eating too much fast food Fast food might seem satisfying in the moment when you are too rushed or e .......

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Why Orthopedic Surgeons Are Accepting Telemedicine

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Posted on November 5, 2015 at 7:30 am

Medical doctor pointing at radiograph x-ray image The implementation of telemedicine has become quite popular in recent years. Not only is it transforming the medical arena, but also it is seen to aid in medical training and learning. Thus, it is not surprising that more and more orthopedic surgeons are becoming not only accepting, but also welcom .......

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Five Most Common Allergy Triggers

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Posted on November 2, 2015 at 7:30 am

allergy Knowing your allergies is extremely important. But, knowing what caused those allergies is even more important. Being exposed to a pollution-congested environment can make the body more prone to infections. Around 50 million people in the United States are estimated to have some kind of allergy, and this figure continues to escalate. Listed b .......

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Why Drinking Milk is Beneficial for Your Bones

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Posted on October 29, 2015 at 4:05 pm

Asian boy drinking milk It comes as no big surprise that drinking milk is beneficial for your overall health and bones. After all, growing up, everyone has heard their parents and grandparents constantly hammer into their minds that drinking milk makes your bones powerful and strong. Since then, it is given that drinking milk contributes to healthier and stronge .......

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How To Thrive With Diabetes

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Posted on October 23, 2015 at 7:30 am

yes diabetes If you have been diagnosed with diabetes then it is time to take a critical look at what factors made you vulnerable to the disease. The genetic factor obviously leaves you more prone to developing diabetes, but the risk is definitely increased by unhealthy lifestyle choices, being overweight, and having low activity levels. A diagn .......

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Things To Avoid After Being Diagnosed With Diabetes

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Posted on October 19, 2015 at 4:49 pm

no diabetes No doubt, diabetes is a serious health issue. If you don’t take care of your health and fail to follow your diabetes treatment plan, the condition can worsen. On the other hand, if you take good care of yourself and follow your treatment plan religiously, it can decrease your risk of serious health complications. Here are the things .......

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What To Ask Your Telemedicine Vendor

Written by S.O.

Posted on October 15, 2015 at 7:30 am

vendor There are a number of options to choose from when it comes to telemedicine. Having a huge variety is a good thing, however it also makes it difficult on some people to pick the right one at times. Choosing the right vendor involves serious consideration, here are the most important aspects that you must enquire about. 1. What are the initial and maintenance costs? Ask all details of the prici .......

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Can Wearing Contact Lenses Negatively Impact Your Eyes?

Written by S.O.

Posted on October 13, 2015 at 7:30 am

Contact lenses are one of the most convenient and safe methods of correcting vision problems. They are the preferred choice of many people who are uncomfortable with eyeglasses or do not want to go through surgical procedures such as Lasik. Contacts are medical devices which correct vision problems by increasing or decreasing the focusing power of the eyes. Types of Vision Problems that Can be Corrected by Wearing Contacts 1. Myopia (commonly known as nearsightedness) 2. Hyperopia (commonly know .......

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How to Improve Your Patient’s Telemedicine Experience

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Posted on October 12, 2015 at 7:30 am

Telemedicine can provide superior one-on-one care to patients. It can serve as an excellent option when it comes to continuity of care and transfer of knowledge to patients. Telemedicine cannot replace in-person consultations; however, recent technological advances and their integration into telemedicine has helped enhance patient experience. Keep these strategies in mind to provide a better telemedicine experience to your patients. Read Up on All the Patient History The hospital will have all p .......

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