Port Wine Stains And Your Child

28 November 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Some babies are born with a ruby red splotch on their skin. While this is commonly referred to as a port wine stain, the medical term for it is nevus flammeus, which is why it may also be referred to as a "firemark." Here is what you need to know about this congenital condition. What Is The Cause Of Port Wine Stains? Rather than being an issue of excess pigment in the skin or being similar to freckles like most people would assume, a port wine stain is actually a vascular condition. Read More 

Hosting Your First Holiday Meal? 4 Steps To Prevent A Raging Case Of Food Poisoning

9 November 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If it's your turn to host the holiday dinner, and you've never done it before, food poisoning might be the last thing on your mind. Unfortunately, when it comes to holiday dinners, food poisoning should be one of the first things on your mind. You see, most holiday menus contain a plethora of foods that are ripe for causing food poisoning. Luckily, there are some safety precautions you can take to make sure your guests don't go home sick, or worse, end up in the urgent care center. Read More 

3 Common Signs Of Vertebral Fractures After A Car Accident

22 October 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

There are all kinds of things that can happen to your body when you are involved in an automobile accident. You could be dealing with blunt trauma to your head or body, broken bones, and even cuts from broken glass. However, one of the most common injuries during an auto accident is injuries to the spinal column. The spine is the center operational force of your body, and unfortunately, the spine is not as resilient as you may expect. Read More 

3 Ways A Healthcare Compensation Valuation Company Can Help Your Practice

2 October 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If you are in charge of a medical practice, it is vitally important that you know how to properly bill for the services that the staff at your medical practice provide patients with. You also need to be able to understand all of the rules and regulations in place around billing for medical practices and ensure that your staff is following all healthcare rules and regulations. This can be a large process to take on by yourself, which is why working with a healthcare compensation valuation solutions company can be very valuable for your practice. Read More 

How To Decide Between Moisturizer Or Lubricant After Childbirth

12 September 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Vaginal lubricants and moisturizers are similar in that they both provide greater moisture to the vaginal area. However, how they function is slightly different. Lubricants are intended for short-term use. They coat the vagina and labia to provide a lubricant that is wiped or washed away. Alternatively, moisturizer soaks into the vaginal tissue, staying in place for a longer period and actually improving the elasticity of the tissue. Whether you use a lubricant or moisturizer in the months after you give birth is a personal choice, but these questions will help you make a decision on what is best for you: Read More