Mammograms and Breast Augmentation

 

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Breast augmentation continues to be one of the most popular cosmetic procedures for American women, while breast cancer continues to be one of their most dire health threats. One of the foremost screening procedures for the early detection of breast cancer is mammogram testing, which can be confusing for women with implants who have not…

Midwife or Obstetrician: Which is Right for You?

 

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There are several factors which will determine the best option for your prenatal, labor and delivery care. The experience you want to have, where you’d prefer to give birth, the risk level of your pregnancy and your insurance coverage will all have a bearing on this decision. Obstetrician Care For pregnant women with medical conditions…

Managing Chronic Back Pain

 

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Living with chronic back pain can often feel like an uphill battle, especially when treatments have proved to be ineffective or bring minimal relief. When your back pain becomes an unpleasant daily reality, seeking out a doctor with pain management as an area of specialization can make a very real difference in your quality of…

Naturopathic Medicine and Chronic Migraine Management

 

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For migraine sufferers, there are few things more disheartening than feeling the telltale signs of an approaching migraine attack. While there are a wide range of pharmaceuticals on the market targeted at migraine sufferers, there is also a more natural approach to eliminating the pain and disruption of chronic migraines. What are Migraines? Research indicates…

Excessive Sweating: How Your Dermatologist Can Help

 

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Sweating is your body’s natural way of regulating its temperature, but it can still be an embarrassing situation if you’re one of many patients who sweat excessively. This condition is known as hyperhidrosis, and can be treated safely and effectively by your dermatologist. Types of Hyperhidrosis While excessive sweating can seem like a fairly simple…

Alternative Treatments for Back Pain

 

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Chronic back pain can have a negative impact on the quality of life you enjoy, especially when it goes untreated. Unfortunately, conventional treatment may not always be feasible or effective for some patients. When you’re dealing with daily back pain and can’t find relief through traditional means, knowing there are viable alternatives can help you…

Rejuvenate Your Skin with Laser Treatments

 

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Your skin can affect your overall appearance greatly, boosting your confidence when it’s looking radiant and clear. Unfortunately, there are also a wide range of environmental factors and parts of the natural aging process which can affect the look, feel and health of your skin. Thankfully, there is also an array of laser rejuvenation treatments…

What You Should Know about Pediatric Dermatology

 

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Infants and children are known for having soft, radiant skin that glows with youth and vitality. Still, children can be just as susceptible to skin problems and chronic conditions affecting the skin as their adult counterparts. When your child suffers from skin disorders or dermatological concerns like eczema, rosacea or warts, however, finding the right…

Treatment For Excessive Sweating

 

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Everyone sweats while they exercise. Most people sweat when they are in a nervous state. But some people suffer from hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating). Most cases of excessive sweating are harmless, but some people may be suffering from a thyroid condition, diabetes, infection, or obesity. If your doctor has ruled out medical concerns for your excessive…

Tattoo Removal

 

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Did you get a crazy tattoo while you were young and rebellious only to now wish you had never had it “inked” into your skin? A poll has found that 1 in 8 people who have a tattoo regret getting one. The poll revealed that immaturity was the number one reason for a regretted tattoo.…