Doctors, Dentists, Optometrists — and Beyond

Does Your Child Need Tubes In Their Ears? What You Should Know

2 March 2020
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If your child's pediatrician has recommended that your little one should have ear tubes installed, you may be confused or uncertain and wonder what this will mean for your child or why he or she needs them. Understanding the basics of ear tubes and why they are necessary can help you to be better prepared for this procedure and its benefits. What Are Ear Tubes? Ear tubes are small tube-shaped devices that are inserted into the middle ear by putting them through the eardrum. Read More …

4 Facts Eczema Sufferers Should Know

29 February 2020
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Eczema is sometimes called atopic dermatitis. It usually manifests as a flaky, dry, itchy rash, and it can only be diagnosed by a dermatologist. If you suffer from eczema, you'll want to learn more information about your condition. Understanding eczema can help you better treat it. Here are four facts every eczema sufferer should know: 1. There are different types of eczema. There is more than one type of eczema, and each type can manifest in different ways. Read More …

How Employers Can Prevent Hearing Injuries

28 February 2020
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

All too many people fail to take seriously the fact that lost hearing is a common work injury. Individuals in all types of industries find themselves with hearing loss, but those that involve factories and construction are among the most common that lead to hearing loss. No matter where you work or what kind of program you put in place for your employees, hearing protection should be part of your plan. Read More …

4 Reasons To Take Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT)

28 February 2020
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

One of the challenges many women face is going through menopause. This can alter many things in the body, and it's ideal for taking control of this condition at the onset. The perfect method for allowing you to get through the change of life with greater ease may rest in taking hormone replacement therapy (HRT). There are numerous advantages of doing so, and knowing what some of these are very motivating. Read More …

3 Ways To Reduce Long-Term Complications From Stroke

28 February 2020
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Stroke is a common form of vascular disease that can lead to long-term complications, such as paralysis, speech impairments, and vision loss. A combination of awareness about stroke and medical interventions can minimize long-term damage associated with stroke. Know the Symptoms The symptoms of stroke may not always be easy to recognize and can be blamed on less serious problems, such as migraines with neurological symptoms or transient ischemic attack (TIA). Read More …