Freaking Out From A Bulge Or A Lump? 3 Non-Cancerous Causes To Explore

Cancer has taken numerous American lives already and is expected to take another 595,690 lives in 2016. Cancerous cells grow rather silently, and, as a result, they often go unnoticed until it's too late. Because of this, most primary-care physicians place a lot of stress on the importance of getting regular physical checkups. It's important to feel for lumps or bulges that might potentially become a problem. Still, not all bulges and lumps are necessarily cancerous. Read More 

The Ins And Outs Of Spinal Decompression As An Alternative To Surgery

Throughout the United States, an estimated 31 million people suffer from lower back pain at any given moment. Many of these people may even undergo invasive surgery procedures in order to relieve this pain. Spinal decompression therapy offers an alternative approach that avoids invasive and potentially extensive surgery treatments, especially for those seeking short recovery times. The following explains the potential benefits and pitfalls of this treatment. How It Works Read More 

Need Respiratory Home Care? Learn What Factors To Consider When Selecting A Therapist

There are many reasons you or a loved one may need at-home care from a respiratory therapist. You may have brought home a baby born prematurely who still needs their oxygen levels monitored. You or a loved one may have emphysema, chronic bronchitis or pneumonia and need the lungs and oxygen levels monitored, or need breathing treatments. Or you may have sleep apnea and need your airway and CPAP machines monitored. Read More 

5 Glaucoma Treatments You Need To Consider

Glaucoma is a common eye condition that more than 3 million Americans suffer from. Everyone is at risk for getting glaucoma, there is no cure, and it is the leading cause of blindness. It's all incredibly scary, but there are things people can do to relieve symptoms and slow the progression. If you have been diagnosed with glaucoma, here are some of the best glaucoma treatments that you should try. Read More 

Clarity On Cataracts: The 101 On This Common Eye Condition

Good quality vision is important for everyday life, so you may visit your eye doctor each year for regular exams and vision correction. While these tasks will help you see clearly, placing emphasis on the underlying health of your eyes is also important. Considering 20.5 million Americans aged 40 and above suffer with cataracts, understanding this issue is key to your overall health and vision. Unfortunately, you may not be familiar with cataracts, how they develop, and available treatment options. Read More