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Diagnosed With Osteoarthritis At A Young Age? What Are Your Long-Term Treatment Options?

Whether you've suffered a sports-related injury as a teen that caused permanent damaged your knee cartilage or have worked a highly physical job for a decade or more, you may struggle with the joint aching and stiffness that accompanies the early onset of osteoarthritis. Left untreated or poorly managed, this condition could limit your range of motion and prevent you from participating in many activities you previously enjoyed. Read on to learn more about some ways you can help manage your osteoarthritis and prevent it from interfering with your daily life. Read More 

Keratosis Pilaris: What It Is And What You Can Do To Treat This Common Skin Disorder

Are you plagued with small patches of red, bumpy skin that remind you of chicken skin? Do these patches seem to spring up all of the sudden and sometimes go away without warning? If so, you may be suffering from keratosis pilaris, a completely harmless and often annoying skin disorder that is very common amongst children and adults. Here are some facts about keratosis pilaris – including what you can do to treat this condition: Read More 

How Massage Therapy Can Help Infants With Gas Pain

Newborn babies must adapt to a world of air after spending months in a watery womb. Many babies struggles with gas pains, which can prevent them from eating or sleeping well. It's hard to treat these pains with anything other than mild medication when a baby is very young. Therefore, many parents look for natural remedies. Fortunately, massage therapy can be one of the most effective remedies for newborns who are deemed " Read More 

3 Eyeglass Features that Make them Nearly Unbreakable

If you have vision difficulties, then it is in your best interest to wear eyeglasses that are prescribed by an optometrist. Not only will your glasses help you to see when you read and drive, but the lenses can protect your eyes from dust, debris, and projectiles. However, it can be pretty expensive to keep replacing broken pairs. If you buy the right pair though, then you will not have to worry the glasses breaking or investing in so many new pairs. Read More 

Ultrasound In The Diagnosis Of Chest Pain

Experiencing chest pain is a scary ordeal if you don't know where the pain is coming from. In many cases, doctors will tell patients to proceed to the emergency room if they experience chest pain in the middle of the night, on a weekend or any other time when they cannot be seen by their primary care physicians quickly. Whether you go to the ER or your regular doctor is able to see you promptly, you will likely have some diagnostic tests to find out where the pain is coming from. Read More