Back Pain: Easing the Symptoms

If you have not considered a visit to a chiropractor, make an appointment. Learn a little about how to prepare for the visit, and what to expect.

Understanding The Basics Of C-Section Recovery

16 October 2019
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If you are expecting a baby and your doctor has recommended that you have a cesarean section to deliver, it is important that you start planning now. The better prepared you are before the procedure, the easier the recovery is going to be. Here are a few things that you need to know about cesarean section deliveries and the recovery process afterward.  You Will Stay In The Hospital Longer One of the things that many people don't realize is that the hospital stay is longer when you have a cesarean section than if you have a vaginal delivery. Read More …

First Steps After Being Bitten by a Dog

23 September 2019
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If a dog bites you, there is a real danger of infection due to the bacteria commonly present in a dog's mouth. Dog bite injuries require immediate medical attention, even if the bite is minor, but there are some things you should do first. Here is what you need to know if you have been bitten by a dog. Encourage Bleeding Dog bites are multifaceted. They are puncture wounds, which go deep into the flesh. Read More …

How To Stop Picking At Your Skin

22 July 2019
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If you struggle with acne, one of the top pieces of advice you'll hear is to stop touching your face. Your hands carry bacteria which can transfer to your face. There is an especially large risk if you routinely squeeze, pop, or pick at your pimples. Touching your face is a habit like any other, which means you may find it difficult to stop. Here are four tips that will help you stop picking at your skin: Read More …

Dental Implant And Braces: Frequently Asked Questions

10 June 2019
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According to the American Association of Orthodontists, one in five patients who use braces or clear plastic aligners are over 18. However, if you have dental implants or are considering implants in the future, you might think your dreams of a straight, beautiful smile can't become a reality. Before giving up, talk to your orthodontist to learn about having dental implants and enjoying the benefits of braces or clear plastic aligners. Read More …

Botox Can Also Be Used to Prevent Wrinkles

14 May 2019
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A common decision is to wait until you have wrinkles before getting Botox. However, some doctors say that Botox can be used as a preemptive solution to a problem. Read on for more information. Preventing Wrinkles The goal of Botox is to retrain the facial muscles that lead to the formation of wrinkles. Most people will have lines that animate when their face is in motion. However, if you have lines when your face is at rest, this can be a sign that you may be a candidate for Botox. Read More …

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Back Pain: Easing the Symptoms

Only people who live with constant back pain will understand how my days tend to go. On days when the pain is slight, I can manage pretty well. When it flares up, there is no such thing as a comfortable position. Fortunately, I have found ways to help ease the pain and keep going. A friend recommended that I see a chiropractor. While skeptical, I did find that having an adjustment twice a week does help. I tend to rely less on pain medication than I did before, and there are days when I feel almost normal. If you have not considered a visit to a chiropractor, I suggest that you make an appointment. Let me tell you a little about how to prepare for the visit, and what to expect. You may find that those visits end up making your days much more pleasant.