5 January 2016
If you suffer from chronic hand pain that won't go away no matter what you do, speak to an orthopedic surgeon right away. Pain in one or both hands can indicate a number of things, including rheumatoid arthritis. If you put off seeing a bone and joint specialist for an exam or treatment, your chronic hand pain can become worse. Here's how rheumatoid arthritis affects you and tips to use at home for temporary pain relief.
4 January 2016
During pregnancy, you can experience a number of symptoms, including chest pain. Although the chest pain is uncomfortable, in most instances, it is not an indication of a more serious issue. However, there are exceptions. If you are pregnant and dealing with chest pain, here is what you need to know. What Causes Chest Pain? Chest pain during pregnancy can be caused by several different factors. For instance, the pain could be the result of your baby growing.
18 December 2015
Babies tend to develop colds often, and many parents believe this occurs from teething. Most experts do not believe that teething causes cold-like symptoms. Instead, the symptoms your baby has might be from an illness. Wheezing is one symptom sometimes present with a cold, but this is not a symptom you should attribute to teething. Wheezing can indicate a serious problem that may require immediate care. What Is Wheezing? Wheezing is a term that refers to the high-pitched sound you can hear when a person breathes.
4 December 2015
If you have recently been experiencing a lot of stomach pain, your doctor might recommend getting an abdominal ultrasound. An abdominal ultrasound is a great tool at detecting issues within the abdominal area, and it could be the easiest way to determine what is causing your stomach pain. Here are two things you should know about this. What is an abdominal ultrasound? When women are pregnant, they go to the doctor for ultrasounds periodically.
17 November 2015
If you have been in a situation where you had unprotected sex with an acquaintance or stranger, you will want to take steps in ensuring your health is not compromised afterwards. This can be an anxious time and most people tend to keep to themselves after being in this type of occurrence. To protect yourself, there are a few steps you should take to make sure you remain healthy after having unprotected sex. Get Tested For Diseases