Archive for June, 2016

    The Medical Benefits of Cosmetic Surgery Procedures


    Plastic surgery and other types of cosmetic surgery were once looked at unnecessary and dangerous. However, with increases in technology and science, the practices of cosmetic surgery have become safer and less risky. Many more patients are finding more comfort in receiving these types of procedures that increase their self confidence and health. A few types of procedures that patients are opting to do include, hormone replacement therapy for those going through early menopause and having trouble with conception, Botox treatments for headaches and for sagging skin and wrinkles and liposuction and tummy tucks for obesity and health concerns. Although some procedures may be opted for cosmetic reasons, many of them also help with a person?s health.

    For example, liposuction, although it is used to quickly reduce t

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    Private Rehab vs Public Rehab Which is Right for You?

    Weed addiction treatment

    Substance abuse is a Canadian problem. This might come as a surprise to many people, but Canadians have very high rates of drug and alcohol abuse. Professional drug rehab can help many people recover from their dependencies and regain control over their lives. When it comes to the question of public vs private rehab facilities, private drug rehab centers offer some advantages: there is no waiting for a space to become available, patients have privacy, and private rehab facilities provide emotional healing as well as physical.

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    Get the Most Out of Your Botox Treatment with These Tips

    Medispa lexington ky

    Most of us care about how we look. We all want to stay looking young for as long as we can. As a consequence more and more of us are having something done. For example, in 2012, there were 1.1 million chemical peel procedures performed. Botox treatments are also very popular. Most Botox patients get their first treatment somewhere between the ages of 40 and 50 years old. As more and more people head to medical spas for a host of treatments, here are some tips to get the most from your Botox experience.

    Work your facial muscles after your treatment. The way you do that is to exercise the muscles in your face by squinting, raising your eyebrows, frowning and other things like that. Experts at medical spas say that when

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    Grandma Gets New Knees While Granddaughter’s ACL is Repaired

    Florida orthopaedic specialist

    I arrived at the hospital to pick up my mother from her second knee replacement procedure. I walked her to my waiting Elantra, opened the door, and ensured that she was comfortable. My legally blind father got in to the passenger side. As I prepared to pull out into traffic, my mom blurted out from the backseat that I was going the wrong way. I stopped. Such outbursts are not uncommon from my mother but I was fairly sure that I was going the right way. “Drive us to the parking garage,” she said.
    “Why?” I asked.
    She clutched my arm in what is knows as “the claw.”
    “Because my car is parked there and I intend to drive home,” she said.
    Even though I knew this was a bad idea, my mom’s firm grip meant that I had no other choice but to do exactly what she said. I realize that I had b

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    Caring for the Elderly in Your Family — In Home Nuring Care and Its Benefits

    Senior citizen home care

    Growing old can be a difficult time to come to terms with for many people. Old age invariably brings with it its own share of problems, particularly issues regarding failing health and particular disorders which usually occur only after the onset of old age. For the elderly at your home, there can be quite a few issues moving forward that you would need to resolve optimally if you want their twilight years to be happy and rewarding. Above all, the seniors in your family need high quality medical care.

    According to statistics, about 80% of the elderly in the country who receive some kind of old age assistance do so at home, and not in institutions. Instead of opting for institutions, many families tend to opt to keep their elderly closer by at home, and engage the aid of senior helpers to ensure

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