• Listen To Your Podiatrist: 5 Dos And Don'ts For Treating Calluses

    23 February 2017

    Calluses on the feet, which are a thickening of dead and roughened skin, are often caused by friction and pressure. The thick mass of roughened skin often may cause discomfort as you stand or walk. If you tend to stand on your feet for several hours a day, the problem may become worse. There are several measures to take if you have developed foot calluses. With the help of a podiatrist (foot specialist), you can eliminate the calluses and find relief.

  • What Can You Do To Alleviate Sinusitis Symptoms During Pregnancy?

    15 February 2017

    Sinus infections are common during pregnancy. Some infections are directly related to the pregnancy, while others are the result of a bacterial or viral infection. Although sinusitis usually does not have any impact on an unborn child, it is still important to seek treatment. If you are suffering from sinusitis, here is what you need to know.   What Is Causing the Sinus Infection? Pregnancy-related sinusitis occurs when the blood vessels in your nose swell.

  • What Pediatric Palliative Care Adds To Your Child's Regular Medical Care For A Terminally Ill Disease

    14 February 2017

    There is nothing more anguishing than having to tell parents that their child is suffering from a terminally ill disease and may die early because of the diagnosis. Healthcare professionals are aware of the emotional and physical drain this diagnosis places on parents and children. A specially trained team of professionals take care of terminally ill children every day. Team members in a compassionate way introduce some semblance of order and comfort to parents who have terminally ill children.

  • Bye-Bye Back Pain - Steps To Limit Maternity Back Pain

    14 February 2017

    Approximately half of all pregnant women suffer from lower back pain at some point during their pregnancies or after giving birth. This most often is due to pelvic girdle pain but is sometimes due to lumbar pain or a combination of these two types of back pain. Don't worry, there are a number of steps you can take to make this less likely or to at least ease the pain if it does occur.

  • 2 Major Reasons You Need To Take Psychiatric Medication Regularly

    14 February 2017

    Going to therapy can open a whole new world to you. You can work with your psychiatrist to help manage issues so that they do not control your life. Treating any condition is a complex process, and you and your psychiatrist may decide to use a psychiatric medication to help treat the problem. When you on antidepressants, it's important to take them exactly as prescribed. Here are just a few of the reasons why it is necessary to take them regularly.