Types Of Allergy Testing

With all of the technology running around, as well as modern scientists' understanding of the human body and how it reacts, allergy testing has come a long way. Years ago, it was hard to tell if you were allergic to something via any test that a doctor could do, and even then they could not always nail down exactly what you were allergic to. Now methodologies have advanced and allergy testing is nearly painless and much more reliable. Read More 

Children’s Vision Problems To Be Aware Of

Parents are often satisfied with the vision screenings that are performed in school or at the doctor's office during yearly well child visits.  These screenings typically involve the child reading lines on a chart in order to measure distance acuity.  In other words, these screenings only test for nearsightedness.  They tell you whether or not your child can see things at a distance.  In order to get the most accurate picture of your child's vision, you should see an eye doctor instead of relying on screenings. Read More 

Some Helpful Information About Depression

Depression affects many people at least once during their life. For some people it becomes a chronic problem, and for other's it comes and goes as life ebbs and flows. The important thing is to realize that depression can become serious if it is not treated. This is why it is important to recognize the symptoms of depression in yourself so that you can get the help that you need. Read More 

3 Amenities You Should Ask About At Your Clinic

Many clinics offer amenities that help ensure that patients continue coming back because these amenities make their experience great. If you hear about amenities at a clinic nearby, but you don't want to switch your doctor, talk to your clinic to see if they have these same amenities.  You just may not know about them yet. 1. They'll Send Your Prescription to Your Pharmacy of Choice One of the most frustrating things about getting you medication is that you have to wait for thirty to forty minutes at some pharmacies before it is filled. Read More 

Do You Have Cancer? Benefits Of Inpatient Rehabilitation

Cancer inpatient rehabilitation is a program for people that are currently undergoing cancer treatment, or those that have finished treatment, to help improve quality of daily living. As a person with cancer, you may have physical, emotional, or vocational issues because of your disease. If so, cancer inpatient rehabilitation can benefit you. Emotional Support The diagnosis of cancer has likely caused you and your family members emotional stress, and fear of the cancer reoccurring after treatment. Read More