Why Your Medical Clinic Should Use Patient Journey Mapping

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If you are a healthcare professional you probably understand that the patient journey starts long before the individual ever comes into your office. There are many steps in the process and patients typically don't mention much about the steps they took to remedy their own problem prior to seeing you. What if there was some way for you to know more about what the patient goes through even when they are no longer in your facility?

24 July 2019

Tips For Using CBD For Arthritis Pain

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If you have an arthritis condition and want to reduce your discomfort, then you may want to start using CBD oils. These oils can be used in a variety of ways to limit your pain, but if you have not used the oils before, then you may need a few tips to help you get started. Keep reading to learn about some things to help you. Start With A Low Dose Pill

21 June 2019

Treatment From An Asthma Doctor And Changes To Your Home Might Reduce Your Asthma Attacks

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Allergy-induced asthma is a frustrating condition because you have the combined symptoms of allergies and asthma. The allergic reaction affects your lungs and airways, causing you to wheeze and feel short of breath. Asthma can be a frightening and serious medical condition, so seeking treatment and management from an asthma doctor helps reduce the severity and frequency of your attacks. Here are some important things to know about allergy-induced asthma.

10 April 2019

Itching For Summer: Allowing Kids With Allergies To Enjoy The Summer

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When the summer rolls around, children are often itching to play outside and be with their friends. Children who are allergic to insects may be itching for yet another reason. If your children are allergic to insects, you will need to make sure that they are properly protected from stings and bites during the summer months. Keeping children inside is not a plan that will work if your children enjoy summer activities.

12 February 2019

3 Useful Tips When Choosing A Family Doctor For Your Child

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As a parent, one of the more important things you can do for your child is finding them a quality family doctor. There may be many physicians to choose from in your area but to ensure you make the right selection, remember these tips.  1. Ensure Your Health Plan Is Accepted   One of the more important things you can do from a financial standpoint when choosing a family doctor is seeing what types of health insurance plans they accept.

5 December 2018

Type 1 Diabetes Warning Signs In Children

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Type I diabetes is a serious medical condition that comes without the relief of a cure. Yet, a child diagnosed with this medical condition can lead a long and productive life. However, early diagnosis is critical. It's essential that the parents of toddlers and young children be able to recognize some of the signs that might indicate the presence of Type I diabetes. Here are some alarming signs not to overlook.

5 December 2018

3 Factors That Affect Your Choice In Erectile Dysfunction Medications

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There are several medications available by prescription used to treat erectile dysfunction (ED). Although your doctor might simply prescribe you one to try, you should consider which ED treatment drugs might be the best choice for your needs. 1. Cost Cost can be a major factor in treating ED and which medication you choose. These medications are considered to be more expensive because the price per pill is usually higher. Medications that have been on the market longer and are available in generic form, such as sildenafil, are generally less expensive.

22 October 2018

The Dos And Don'ts Of Post-Cornea Surgery Recovery

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If you and your ophthalmologist have decided a cornea transplant is the best option for you to restore your vision or relieve pain due to a damaged cornea, you may be anxious about the procedure and recovery period. It is a good idea to read up on the procedure and discuss it with your doctor before your transplant to ensure you understand what will happen. It is also important to have a recovery plan in place before your procedure.

20 September 2018

What Patients Should Know Before Undergoing Enucleation

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Vision loss is among the top 10 disabilities in the United States, with an estimated 3 percent of Americans reporting legal blindness or other visual acuity problems. But while vision loss is common enough that just about everyone knows someone affected by it, certain conditions that require enucleation—the surgical removal of the eye itself—are far rarer. Read on to learn more about the enucleation process, your prosthetic options, and some questions you'll want to ask before undergoing this procedure.

25 July 2018

For Optimal Recovery, See An Orthopedist Right After Your Injury

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  When you suffer an injury, you may be tempted to delay or skip a visit your orthopedist. But this will affect your chances of attaining full recovery. In the long run it will cost you more. Here's what to do in case of an injury. Apply the RICE Method This is an acronym for Rest, Ice, Compression and Elevation; some kind of first aid technique. Stop the activity and apply an ice pack on the area.

30 May 2018