Optometrist Vs Nurse Practitioner

Optometrist Vs Nurse Practitioner  When it comes to choosing a career, you have to be very careful, because after all, this is what you’re intending to do for the rest of your life. College is an expensive endeavor and you want to know that you have a passion for the career you choose. There are

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6 Medical Conditions You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

Every October the NFL and countless other organizations go pink for breast cancer awareness. April is Autism Awareness Month. We constantly hear about general heart health, dental health (and how it affects the heart), and we’re presented with facts and statistics about alcoholism and drug abuse, especially opioids. There are conditions out there, however, that

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FAQ About Dental Implants

When faced with the decision of whether or not to get dental implants, your mind is probably flooded with a million questions. Before we can begin answering some of those questions, let us first begin by understanding dental implants. The history of implants goes as far back as the Mayan culture in 600 AD. The

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Why is Early Cancer Detection Important?

Last year, over 600,000 people died from cancer in the United States. While making a conscious effort to reduce the use of tobacco, eat healthier, and increase physical activity greatly reduces the risk of developing cancer, the use of cancer screening methods and prevention measures are necessary for early detection and treatment. Since identifying early-stage

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Steroids: Fact and Fiction

Steroids are among our most important health tools. They’re also among our most misunderstood. For some, the very word “steroids” conjures up thoughts of scandals in sports and unwanted side effects. Others know that the world of steroids is much more complicated than that. Below, we’ll talk a bit about the truth about steroids, and

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Injury Recovery and the Law

You may not live a reckless life, but no matter how careful you are the unfortunate reality is that you can never be one hundred percent sure of avoiding injury. There are, after all, other people in this world whose recklessness and negligence can result in your injury. If and when that happens, you’ll be

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What Are Stem Cells?

You have probably heard of stem cells — but do you know what they are? Stem cells are sometimes misunderstood, and their powers and uses are still not fully known to researchers. But we do know that stem cells have the potential to transform health care as we know it. Within stem cells may be

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