Are Your Moles Cancerous?

Posted on: 15 June 2015

You may be confused or concerned when you see a new mole on your body, since you likely know that some moles can signal the skin cancer called melanoma. However, less than one percent of all moles turn out to be cancerous. While this statistic may help you breathe a sigh of relief over a new mole, remember that it is important to have all moles, including new and existing ones, checked over by a dermatologist every year.
[Read More]

Pros And Cons Of Electric Wheelchairs

Posted on: 1 June 2015

If you are in need of a new wheelchair, there are many types to consider. One of the most popular varieties is an electric wheelchair. Before you commit to this purchase, make sure it is the right option for you. Here are some pros and cons to help you decide. Pro: They are more comfortable One of the top reasons people choose an electric wheelchair over a manual one is that they tend to be more comfortable.
[Read More]

Post-Traumatic Arthritis Of The Foot And Ankle: Cause, Symptoms And Treatments

Posted on: 15 May 2015

Arthritis is a general term for a range of diseases and conditions that are the result of inflammation of the joints. There are several types of arthritis that can affect the foot and ankle, including posttraumatic arthritis, which typically develops after an injury to the foot or ankle, such as a fracture or dislocation. Cause of Post-traumatic Arthritis Post-traumatic foot and ankle arthritis is often the result of injuries to the foot and/or ankle.
[Read More]

3 Illnesses That Can Be Affected By Food

Posted on: 5 May 2015

Dealing with food allergies is a very common problem for many people. In fact, about 15 million people in the United States have some sort of food allergy. But what many people don't understand is that even if you don't have a food allergy you might still have adverse reactions to foods. There are certain demographics of people who should avoid certain foods to help keep themselves healthy. Here are some things that you need to know about certain food groups affecting people with existing health problems.
[Read More]