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5 Surprising Uses for Cord Blood

It may astonish you to find out there is significant value in an often-discarded byproduct of birthing—cord blood. Cord blood comes from the vessels of the placenta and umbilical cord. Physicians collect the cord blood after the birth of a child and after they cut the umbilical cord. The procedure is typically safe for both mother and child. Furthermore, cord blood has promising medicinal benefits. To learn five surprising... ❯❯❯

Understanding the Importance of Communication in Health Care

When a patient is admitted in a health care department or a hospital, they are going through a tough time of their life. In this situation, it is the responsibility and duty of the healthcare staff to provide them with all they need to recover as soon as possible. It is important to understand the significance of medical communication for a better society. So let's take a look at the factors medical staff has to keep in mind in this... ❯❯❯

5 Warning Signs You May Have Adrenal Fatigue

Adrenal fatigue is affecting more and more people day by day due to increased stress. Mainly the increased stress is because of modern living and arising tensions. There is a rapid increase in the number of adrenal fatigue cases. The spike has never slowed down over the years and is getting too common nowadays. Though many people are a victim of it but are hardly aware of the fact. There are a few warning signs that signal that one... ❯❯❯

How to Know When Its Time to Replace Your Filtered Water Bottle

Water helps us flush unhealthy toxins from our bodies, but what helps flush these toxins out of our drinking water? Water filters help remove impurities from your water source, which makes water tastier and healthier to drink. You may be wondering, "how long do water filters last?" Water filters not only last a long time, but they provide other helpful benefits, too. Read on to learn more about the portable water filtering process. ... ❯❯❯

Wisdom Teeth Removal: What to Expect From the Process

Getting your wisdom teeth removed soon? Here's on breakdown on what you can expect from the wisdom teeth removal process. Many people fail to go to the dentist as much as they should. In fact, some people only go when there is a problem like needing wisdom teeth removal. While some people are able to keep their teeth healthy without a dentist, it's really better to go to the dentist for regular checkups. Regular dental checkups will... ❯❯❯

How Can A Mild Hyperbaric Chamber Supplement Your Wellness Routine?

Hyperbaric chambers use oxygen and controlled air pressure to treat injury, fatigue, and soreness. They aren't just meant for professional athletes. Hyperbaric chambers changed the way American doctors treated patients back in the 1890s. The chambers were so effective, the US Navy put them to regular use in the 1930s.  Since then, doctors continued to study the effectiveness of hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT). Over the years,... ❯❯❯

7 Tips for Choosing the Best Children's Dentist

It is crucial to choose a pediatric dentist that you can trust. This guide lists 7 tips for choosing the best children's dentist. Maybe your child has reached the age at which he or she needs dental care? Maybe your child's existing dentist isn't getting the job done? Whatever the case may be, you're in the midst of choosing a dentist for your kid. The question you have, however, is: how do you find the best children's... ❯❯❯

How to Get Rid of Allergies: The Complete Guide

According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, over 50 million people in the United States alone suffer from allergies every year. Allergies are often brushed off as a minor annoyance, but they're actually the 6th leading cause of chronic illness. When your body reacts to an allergen, you can experience mild symptoms like coughing and sneezing, but a severe allergic reaction can be life-threatening. Although there isn't a... ❯❯❯

How Long Should an Ultrasound Take? A Simple Guide

If you've been referred by your doctor for an ultrasound examination, it can be an exciting time if you're pregnant, or a worrying time if you're having painful symptoms which need to be investigated. Either way, you're sure to have a lot of questions. What is an ultrasound and how does it work? How long should an ultrasound take? How should I prepare for an ultrasound? Read on to find out all about preparing for an... ❯❯❯

4 Smarter Ways to Buy Your Necessary Prescriptions

Healthcare is on everyone's minds these days. And with people living longer and being more conscious about their health, they're also now paying more for prescriptions. Healthcare costs in America are now worth nearly $4 trillion. And as the economy continues to struggles, Americans are looking for creative and useful ways to save wherever they can, including on medications. So, if you're interested in learning some smart ways to... ❯❯❯