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tips for switching doctors

Tips for Switching Doctors

Even before the Affordable Care Act was made law in 2012, the Obama Administration had taken steps to make insurance affordable to the public. However, it was the passage of the Affordable Care Act, also known as “Obamacare,” which changed the way many Americans get healthcare. Among the many changes, the Affordable Care Act required […]

treatment options for seborrheic eczema

The Various Treatment Options for Seborrheic Eczema

Seborrheic eczema or dermatitis is a common skin condition which mainly affects a person’s scalp and may result in red skin, patches, stubborn dandruff and several other such problems. Apart from the scalp, seborrheic dermatitis can also affect many other body parts such as the face, back and the upper chest.  This problem or condition […]

causes of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

The Various Causes of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or COPD is a lung disease which results in difficulty in breathing.  This disease is caused by damage to the lungs over several years. Usually, COPD is caused by smoking but there can be many other causes of this disease as well. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is often a mix of […]

natural treatments of dry mouth

The Natural Treatments of Dry Mouth

Dry mouth is a condition in which a person feels that he/she does not have enough saliva in his/her mouth.  Everyone experiences dry mouth every once in a while and some causes of dry mouth are nervousness, being upset and being under stress.  If you are someone who has dry mouth most of the times […]

non-surgical treatment methods for piles

Non-Surgical Treatment Methods for Piles

Piles which is also medically known as hemorrhoid is a collection of swollen tissues as well as swollen blood vessels in the anus area or the lower rectum. This problem affects more than half the population at some or the other point in life.  Some of the common causes of piles include constipation, pregnancy, childbirth, […]

protecting your advanced age pregnancy

Protecting your Advanced Age Pregnancy

There are several reasons for women choosing to experience pregnancy later in life – careers, finances, marriage. Whatever the reason may be for postponing pregnancy, women who have decided to have a child later in life need to be aware of primarily one thing: they can still have a powerful and healthy pregnancy. There are […]

know all about lou gehrig’s disease

Know all About Lou Gehrig’s Disease

Lou Gehrig’s disease which is also commonly known as Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is a neurodegenerative disease which can be caused due to many different reasons.  ALS is characterized by muscle spasticity and rapidly increasing weakness which happens due to muscle wasting. This disease generally starts around the age of 60 and can cause difficulty in […]