Choosing Better Medical Care

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Choosing Better Medical Care

Do you remember the last time you realized that you were having serious health problems? I have never been someone who was completely in-tune with their own health, which is probably why I began focusing more on getting enough exercise and dieting properly. I started working with my doctor to get things on track, and I was really impressed with how many different options there were to help me to improve my health. This blog is all about choosing better medical care and knowing when to take hold of your health. Check out this blog to learn how to manage your own health.

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Don’t Keep Secrets From Your Doctor: These Things That Seem Minor Or Embarrassing Always Need To Be Shared

10 March 2018
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Many people are embarrassed about opening up to their family doctors — whether it's a sensitive issue such as drug addiction or a complaint that seems minor, your doctor needs to know every complaint or lifestyle factor that affects your health in order to provide effective medical care. Here are some particularly important things to tell your doctor that patients often hide. Your Tobacco, Alcohol, and Recreational Drug Use You should never hide tobacco use, heavy drinking or recreational drug use from your doctor. Read More …

3 Tips For A Healthy Pregnancy

10 March 2018
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Finding out you are pregnant can be an exciting and fearful time. You want to do what's best to have a healthy pregnancy to keep you and your unborn child safe. Basic strategies can make your pregnancy easier and reduce the likelihood of problems. Maintain A Fitness Routine It is always best to consult your obstetrician regarding what you can do during different phases of your pregnancy. With many women concerned over their weight gain and physical appearance during and after pregnancy, it can be tempting to start working out. Read More …

Tips For Monitoring Your Diabetic Child’s Blood Sugar Levels

9 March 2018
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

 It can be very scary when your child is first diagnosed with diabetes. Once your child is diagnosed then you must begin to test their blood sugar levels regularly in order to make sure that it does not elevate or drop to dangerous levels. This testing can prove burdensome to both you and your child in the beginning. However, if you know how to properly do testing from the start, coping with the disease will be less stressful. Read More …

Baby Not Acting Like Their Usual Happy Self? 4 Signs They May Be Battling An Ear Infection

9 March 2018
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Ear infections can be downright painful. Unfortunately, when babies have ear infections, they can't always tell you about it, especially if they don't have a developed vocabulary yet. That's when it's up to you to identify the tell-tell signs that they're trying to show you. Babies will usually provide you with some type of non-verbal cue that they're dealing with an ear infection. Here are four signs that might indicate that your baby has an ear infection. Read More …

Three Reasons To Join Your Child In Speech Therapy

9 March 2018
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

You may choose to sign your child up with a speech therapist either because of a pediatrician's recommendation or perhaps because of speech issues that you've noticed. Depending on the child's needs, you may set a schedule in which the child meets with the therapist at regular intervals, such as once per week. While it might be tempting to run errands during these sessions, you should also consider sitting in on them. Read More …