2015

When something goes wrong with your health, it isn't always immediately apparent what you need to do to solve the problem. Learn how to work with your doctor.

These Tests Identify The Causes Of Your Allergy Symptoms

16 September 2015
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If you have frequent allergy symptoms and can't seem to figure out why, your doctor may recommend you undergo allergy testing. These are two common forms of testing you may have done. Skin Prick Test A skin prick test gives quick results. You can find out if the test is positive before you leave the doctor's office. To do this test, a nurse applies several allergens to your skin with a lancet. Read More …

Treating Hypothyroidism With Hormone Replacement Therapy

9 September 2015
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The symptoms of an underactive thyroid gland are similar to those of several other medical ailments. Because of the similarities, specific lab testing is necessary to diagnose hypothyroidism. Once diagnosed, affected individuals can usually see their hormone levels return to normal after undergoing hormone replacement therapy. The thyroid gland produces hormones that are transported throughout the body to facilitate cellular metabolism. The hormones are essential for cells to function efficiently. The symptoms of an underactive thyroid gland include the following: Read More …

How To Acclimate To Your New Hearing Aids And Take Care Of Them Properly

8 September 2015
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If you are about to put in your first pair of hearing aids, you want to make sure you prepare yourself for the experience and follow a few tips to make the transition easier. You should also educate yourself on hearing aid maintenance. This article is full of information to help you get used to your hearing aids and take good care of them. Getting used to your new hearing aids Read More …

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Working With Your Doctor

When something goes wrong with your health, it isn't always immediately apparent what you need to do to solve the problem. As you visit with your regular doctor, you might hope that he can give you a single medication to make things right, instead of bouncing around to various specialists. However, specialists have a specific set of skills that can make your health problems melt away. For example, ear nose and throat doctors know how issues with those areas could alter the rest of the body. Read this blog to learn more about what a specialist could do to help, so that you aren't left wondering what to do.

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