Control Your Asthma By Making These Three Changes To Your Home

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If you suffer from asthma, it's almost inevitable that the condition will impact your life, causing you to miss work, school, or recreational events. However, there are steps you can take to better control your asthma and minimizes its effects on your quality of life. Check out three changes you can make to your home to decrease the frequency and severity of your asthma episodes. 1. Avoid Using Scented Items In or Around Your Property

13 February 2019

Going On Vacation? How To Avoid Allergy Flare-Ups While You're Away

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If you're planning a vacation, and you suffer from allergies, you need to be prepared for flare-ups. You may be able to control your allergies while you're at home, but you might have some problems while you're on vacation, especially if you haven't taken steps to minimize the risk of flare-ups ahead of time. Here are four steps you can take to remain symptom-free while you're on vacation. Do Your Homework

8 January 2019

Teen Losing A Lot Of Weight Quickly? Signs They Have Anorexia Nervosa And Treatment Options

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If your teen has been losing a lot of weight quickly, the first thing you should do is to take them to a doctor. They can rule out any medical issues that may be causing this. If no medical problems were found, then your teen may have an eating disorder. One common type of eating disorder is known as anorexia nervosa. Below are some signs and symptoms your teen will exhibit if they have this and treatment options that are available.

5 December 2018

Answers To The Most Common Questions About Lasik Surgery

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Lasik surgery is a procedure that uses light amplification through emission of a laser to reshape your cornea and correct various vision problems. Following Lasik eye surgery, you will have sharper vision without the use of glasses or contact lenses. If you are considering searching for Lasik surgery services, you probably have several questions about the procedure.  To help you have a better understanding of Lasik, here are the answers to some of the most commonly asked questions.

22 October 2018

Live In An Area That Is Prone To Wildfires? Why You Should Purchase A Smoke Particle Mask

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It doesn't take much for a wildfire to go ripping through a community. The simple flick of a lit cigarette into the brush could be all it takes to make the flames erupt, potentially destroying homes, wildlife, and even decimating entire communities in the process. If you live in a town that is particularly susceptible to wildfires, you need to be prepared. Purchasing a smoke particle mask should be at the top of your list.

20 September 2018

Varicose Veins And Their Treatment

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Varicose veins aren't just unsightly; they can be painful as well as develop more serious complications. That's why it's important they be evaluated by a physician and treated. Here's what you need to know about this common vascular problem. What Are Varicose Veins? When the veins in the legs and feet have valves that don't work properly, they become varicose. This means they become enlarged from pooling blood, which then causes the veins to twist and become purple.

24 July 2018

Tips For Preventing Childhood Ear Infections

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If you have a child, then you are probably used to viruses cropping up and causing issues throughout the year. Infections can be common as well and this is especially true when it comes to the ear. The incidence of ear infections is likely to reduce significantly as your child gets older. In the meantime, there are a few things you can try to keep them from recurring. Invest In The Flu Shot

30 May 2018