Making Health Care A Priority

3 Ways to Help Support a Friend Who Has Been Diagnosed with Cancer

If you have a friend who has just gotten a cancer diagnosis, you may not know how you should react or what you can do for your friend. Getting a diagnosis of cancer, no matter how treatable the cancer is, is going to be very scary for your friend. Many people may end up not […]

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What You Should Know About Fetal Macrosomia And How It Can Affect You

When you are pregnant, the health of your unborn child becomes your biggest concern. You want to make sure that your baby is thriving and growing in your uterus and that they develop as they should. However, many women are under the somewhat misguided impression that the goal is to have their baby get as […]

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How Thermiva Can Help Reduce Your Urinary Leakage Issues

If you are beginning to suffer from mild urinary leakage due to the initial stages of a pelvic floor prolapse, you might want to look into a non-surgical procedure known as thermiva. This procedure does not only help with urinary leakage issues, but it is also beneficial for other reasons. Here are several things to […]

Considering Neonatal Nursing? 3 Traits You Have To Have

If you’re in nursing school and considering a specialty in neonatal nursing, you may have a bright future. There are plenty of reasons to love neonatal nursing. It’s physically easier than most nursing jobs, since your patients are tiny and don’t weigh very much. It can be very fulfilling work, and it’s lucrative too – […]

Diagnosed With RMS? What Are Your Best Treatment Options?

If you’ve recently received the sobering diagnosis of rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS), you may be wondering exactly what awaits you during the treatment process. Unlike breast cancer or prostate cancer, RMS is a relatively little-known type of cancer — many of your family members and friends may find themselves consulting a search engine after hearing of your […]

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Better Handling Your Child’s Deafness: How Nyle Dimarco Is Changing What It Means To Be Deaf In America

If you haven’t seen or heard of Nyle DiMarco yet, you likely will soon. This reality television phenomenon has won both America’s Next Top Model and Dancing with the Stars in 2015 and 2016 respectively. He is also profoundly deaf and has been since birth and is single-handedly changing what it means to be deaf in America.  When you […]

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Pimple Popping: Should You Or Shouldn’t You?

If you have acne, even occasionally, you have probably been told not to pop your pimples. All sorts of terrible things could happen if you do, people say, such as scarring and infection. Are all these warnings true? What should you do when you have a pimple? Popping Hazards When you have a big red […]

Find Out You Have Oral Cancer? 3 Professionals To Call

If you have recently found lesions in your mouth and your dentist did a biopsy only to find out that they were cancerous, you’ll want to take action right away. Treating the oral cancer can be very successful if it’s caught early and if you take action as quickly as possible. There are a few medical […]

The DOT Physical: 5 Helpful Tips To Ensure You Pass With Flying Colors

If you are interested in obtaining your commercial drivers license, you will likely be required to take a DOT physical. This special medical examination ensures that you are healthy enough to operate large — and potentially dangerous — vehicles and machinery. While this exam might seem scary, it shouldn’t. However, if you are worried about […]

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Urgent Care Waiting Room Etiquette: 4 Things You Need To Know

Nobody ever wants to find themselves in a situation where they need to seek medical attention from urgent care. However, when an injury or other medical condition needs attention (but doesn’t quite warrant a trip to the hospital emergency room), urgent care is typically your best bet. If you find yourself needing to visit urgent […]

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