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  • Could Your Lingering Cold Actually Be Seasonal Allergies?

    Do you have a cold that seems to be dragging on and on? It might be a cold as you've assumed — but it might not be. People often mistake seasonal allergies for the common cold; you would not be the first! So how can you tell the difference? Work your way through the questions below. Have you had any aches and pains? Think back to when your assumed cold began.
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  • The Benefits Of Having A Professional Give Your Older Loved One Their Injections

    Do you have an older family member or loved one who needs regular injections of medication to manage a medical condition? Maybe their doctor has taught them to give themselves the injections, but you're a little concerned about their ability to do this regularly and safely. There are home care services that will send someone out just to give your loved on their injections on a daily or weekly basis, or as otherwise needed.
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  • How Joint Surgery Helps Carpenters Stay Healthy

    Carpenters can make very good money if they do great work and stay busy but often put a lot of pressure on their joints that may lead to serious damage. As a result, they may need to consider various types of joint surgery to avoid any health issues. Joint Damage Can Be Very Devastating As a carpenter, a person puts a lot of strain on their body in a way that can be very damaging to the joints.
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  • Take Prescription Medications? Why You Should Take Your Prescriptions To A Compounding Pharmacy

    If you're not using a compounding pharmacy, it's time to start. Compounding pharmacies go above and beyond when providing care for their patients. Not sure what compounding pharmacists do? They combine prescription medications to create treatment options designed specifically for their patients' needs. Here are just four of the ways a compounding pharmacist will benefit your life.  Provides Access to Discontinued Medications If you've been denied access to the medications you need because they've been discontinued, it's time to visit a compounding pharmacy.
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  • Four Reasons To Consult With A Prenatal Nutritionist

    Taking care of your overall health and wellness is essential during pregnancy, and eating a healthy, well-balanced diet is an important part of that self-care. Consulting with a prenatal nutritionist can help ensure you follow a healthy diet during pregnancy, and it can also help minimize some dietary concerns you may face throughout each trimester. Here are just some of the many reasons to work with a prenatal nutritionist during your pregnancy.
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  • Does Your Kid Need An Allergy Test?

    No parent wants to see their child suffer. An allergic reaction could range from mild to life-threatening, but if this is the first time you've seen your child have to deal with some kind of breakout or other issues, you might be at a loss for what to do. Here are some of the different ways that you can seek professional help for various types of allergies. Food Allergy If your child frequently suffers an upset stomach or other issues shortly after eating, it's possible there could be an allergic reaction going on in relation to the child's food.
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  • Do I Need Shoulder Surgery?

    If you have suffered a shoulder injury, you might be reluctant to have your shoulder operated on. In some cases, your orthopedist might not recommend that you undergo surgery and may instead recommend that you undergo physical therapy or that you be placed under anti-inflammatory medications. However, there are many reasons why a shoulder surgery might be the best choice. Minor Shoulder Injuries Whether or not you should undergo a shoulder surgery is determined on a case-by-case basis.
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  • About Possible Hearing Loss And Your Child

    Hearing loss isn't something reserved for the elderly. There are a lot of reasons why a little one, or even an older child, can end up with hearing loss. You can learn about some of the things that can cause hearing issues in children, as well as signs that your child may have some hearing loss by reading below. Some of the things that can cause hearing loss Ear infections – Severe ear infections or numerous ear infections can lead to scarring in the inner ear.
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  • Remember These 3 Things When a Group Therapy Peer Seems Ahead of You

    One of the important lessons to remember when you're in a group therapy environment is that it isn't a race. Each of you is trying to resolve whatever issue has brought you into this space, but your goal shouldn't be to rectify the issue before the other participants. Unfortunately, it's easy to be highly competitive, and when you see that one of your peers appears to be making more progress—you could handle this the wrong way.
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  • 3 Tips For Getting Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Under Control

    Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a complicated and complex condition that is incredibly hard to live with and can be challenging to treat. This type of condition is considered a type of anxiety disorder that involves obsessive thoughts, which can lead one to display compulsive behaviors in an attempt to relieve stress. If you are living with OCD, you may feel trapped and think that there is nothing that can be done.
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