Common Questions Concerning Physical Therapy

Suffering from a serious injury can be a stressful and trying experience for a person to go through. In addition to the potentially severe pain, individuals may find that their range of movement is sharply inhibited following an injury. Fortunately, physical therapy is designed to help patients that are suffering from these problems. However, if you have never had to receive this type of care, you may benefit from having a couple of basic questions answered. Read More 

3 Tips For Dealing With Winter Allergy Triggers In Your Home

If you suffer from allergies, winter can be an especially challenging time, as you spend more time indoors and are surrounded by more triggers, such as pollens, mold, smoke, chemicals and gas fumes. Here are a few ways you can deal with and reduce your allergy triggers inside of your home this winter.  #1 Use Your Exhaust Fans The first thing you need to do is increase the use of your exhaust fan. Read More 

How Laser-Assisted Liposuction Is Used To Remove Fatty Deposits Under Your Skin

Laser-assisted liposuction has been gaining in popularity over using traditional liposuction to remove fatty deposits in your body. The laser procedure is less invasive than traditional liposuction since it uses smaller incisions and melts the fatty deposits before removing them. Traditional liposuction scraps the deposits to break them up before suctioning the fatty deposits out with a tiny vacuum. Here is how a surgeon will use the laser-assisted liposuction procedure to remove fatty deposits in your body. Read More 

Wear A Prosthetic? Follow These Tips Nightly To Take Care Of The Amputation Site

If you are an amputee, wearing a prosthetic can be life-changing for you in a good way. However, you do have to take proper care of the skin at your amputation site if you want to prevent infections and other problems. Luckily, following these tips every night before you go to bed can help. Remove the Prosthetic Daily A good-quality prosthetic that fits properly can be extremely comfortable. It can be so comfortable, in fact, that you might feel content wearing it all the time. Read More 

How To Prevent Bladder Issues

Women are particularly susceptible to bladder problems, an often painful and frequently embarrassing issue that can make daily life harder than it needs to be. Fortunately, you may not have to tolerate these problems if you monitor the health of your bladder. You can take steps avoid prevent bladder problems and help keep your bladder healthy throughout your life.  Complete Elimination As a woman, you can help prevent bladder infections by completely emptying your bladder when you urinate. Read More