Doctors, Dentists, Optometrists — and Beyond

Spinal Decompression Therapy Can Help Hockey Players With Sciatica

18 May 2020
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Hockey players compete in a very physically demanding sport and often suffer from health problems as a result. For example, they may get pinched nerves or other problems in their back that cause sciatica, a very painful condition. Those who do may need to consider spinal decompression as a tool for recovery. This process is a very beneficial one that many have used to overcome this common back issue. Sciatica May Cause Some Athletic Challenges Read More …

Memory Care Facilities Can Help Younger People With Huntington’s Disease

14 May 2020
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

The development of dementia is always a devastating situation that requires a lot of specialized care to properly manage. Unfortunately, conditions such as Huntington's disease may cause earlier dementia in some people and make their lives much more challenging. As a result, high-quality memory care may be necessary.  Huntington's Disease Can Be a Significant Challenge Dementia is usually considered a disease of the elderly because it is often caused by many types of progressive diseases that develop as a person ages. Read More …

Have Mild Symptoms Of COVID-19? Questions You May Have About Ventilators

12 May 2020
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If you have mild symptoms of COVID-19, you may be wondering what your next steps are. The CDC says that you should rest, wear a mask, stay quarantined, and stay hydrated. The CDC also says you should visit your healthcare provider promptly if your symptoms worsen and to get medical attention immediately if you have trouble breathing. Even if you have mild symptoms, you may be wondering if you need a ventilator or not. Read More …

3 Immunizations You Should Have Before Traveling To Mexico

8 May 2020
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Different countries have different diseases that are prevalent. This is an important thing to keep in mind if you travel, especially to a country like Mexico where getting healthcare may be more difficult if you do become ill. Many of the vaccinations that are recommended before visiting Mexico — such as measles, hepatitis, and polio — are vaccines that already routinely given in the U.S. and that you've probably already had. Read More …

SLAP Tears In Softball Pitchers: What Causes Them, And How Can They Be Treated?

7 May 2020
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Softball may have an unfair reputation as baseball's slower and less dangerous cousin, but this high-intensity sport can still inflict some pretty serious injuries on the people who play it. Softball pitchers can be particularly vulnerable to injuries, and the violent, repetitive motion of pitching and catching balls can deal some particularly serious damage to the shoulders. Many softball pitchers at both an amateur and professional level suffer from persistent and often excruciating shoulder pain, which can be intensely debilitating for any player. Read More …