Diagnostic Tests To Rule Out Pneumonia

If you develop a hacking cough, fever, muscle pain, fatigue, and a headache, you may have either viral or bacterial pneumonia. However, before you can be effectively treated, your doctor will need to determine which type you have. If you are unable to see your doctor right away, visit a walk-in clinic so that you can get diagnosed and treated. Here are some diagnostic tests that the walk-in medical clinic staff may perform that can help diagnose pneumonia. Read More 

Stem Cell Therapy Can Help Knees

Stem cell therapy is talked about in the medical field with regards to many of its possible uses. One area of medicine that really stands to help patients in regards to using stem cell therapy revolves around helping with knee injuries and conditions. In the past, the treatments for many knee problems ranged from being regarded as mostly ineffective to extremely invasive. Since the knee is an area of the body that takes on such a large amount of wear and tear, this is an area of medicine that was much in need of better treatment options. Read More 

The Colorectal Surgery Post Diet

One of the most challenging parts of colorectal surgery is the recovery. This is not because of the staples or stitches, but the diet. The colon or large intestine is the part of the digestive system where liquids are absorbed into the bloodstream. It is also where the leftover food that has not been digested is converted into stool. Those may not sound like very important jobs, but after colorectal surgery, you will begin to see just how important they are. Read More 

3 Tips For Taking Probiotics For The First Time

After coming across probiotic supplements and other similar products, you might have thought about implementing probiotics in your life. After all, as you might have heard, they can be helpful if you want to improve your digestive health, and they may even help with heart health, allergies, and more. However, you might not be sure of whether or not it's a good idea to do so, and you could be unsure of how to do it. Read More 

Lifestyle Habits To Avoid Following Tummy Tuck Surgery

Tummy tucks are a popular component of a "mommy makeover." This term refers to cosmetic plastic surgeries that women request after giving birth. In addition to tummy tucks, post-pregnancy makeovers include breast lifts and liposuction. While these surgical procedures are not especially high-risk surgeries, even the best plastic surgeons recommend that their patients avoid certain lifestyle habits before and after surgery to lower the risk for complications. Here are some lifestyle habits your surgeon may tell you to avoid after getting your tummy tuck. Read More