Sclerotherapy – Things You Should Know

spider-veisclerotherapy treatment specialist midtown nycSclerotherapy is a procedure done to remove spider veins and varicose veins. It involves an injection, usually of a salt solution, which is directly injected in the vein. The solution causes irritation to blood vessel, resulting in swelling and sticking together of the blood vessel and clotting of blood. In due course, the vessel is converted to scar tissue that becomes invisible. Sclerotherapy is a time-tested procedure used since the 1930s.

Getting Rid of Needles and Other Sharps – Choosing the Container

sharps disposal containerMore than 7 billion needles and other sharps get thrown away in US every year. For example, patients with diabetes use sharps to monitor the blood glucose levels and to deliver insulin. In general, the vast majority of that trash has been used to help keep people healthy. Although this is surely a good thing for those people, it’s bad for sanitation workers and other people handling garbage. For that reason, if you’re using needles and other medical sharps at home, make sure you get rid of the waste properly. The first thing you have to do is to find the right disposal container.

Save Your Patients from the Dangerous Consequences of Forgetting Medications

forgetting medicationsCosts of medications are rising everyday and prescription medications especially for seniors are sometimes come under the category of ‘unaffordable’. However, one cannot really know how expensive it can be if the elderly patients miss their medications. Indeed, professional caregivers should pay attention to this point and see to it that their patients take medications properly. Here are some costly consequences of missed doses.

Baba: A Magical Cat with a Message – Use the Magic Inside You to Attain Good Health & Happy Life

Baba - A Magical Cat with a MessageDo you believe in magic? Have you experienced it sometimes in your life? I am sure, you will say, “No”! I request you to recall if sometimes your dream came true, your wish came true, about anything! You wished that your very dear friend should meet you and s/he met you accidentally! You wished that you should have a dress and someone brought it to you and you didn’t even have to pay for it! There is actually something called magic in this world, but we have stopped believing it. This is the magic of our mind and soul. Everyone of us has it inside us but we have stopped to use it. We can use it for healing our pain and living a better life. Don’t you believe it? Read the latest wonderful book “Baba: A Magical Cat with a Message” and you will start believing it.

How to Keep Gum Disease Away

preventing gum diseaseYou might have heard of gum disease. If you haven’t yet, it will be beneficial for you to know more about it because you or your loved ones can suffer from it anytime. Gum disease is also known as periodontal disease or gingivitis and is a result of bacterial growth in your oral cavity. The reason you should know more about it because if you ignore it, it can lead to more serious problems to your teeth. Gingivitis is a major cause of tooth loss in people. We are sharing some tips here from leading Aventura, FL Dentists, to help you protect yourself and your loved ones from this threat.

5 Basic Duties of a Professional Caregiver

duties of professional caregiversThe job of a professional caregiver may seem challenging. But at times, it’s rewarding too. After all, you are a great help for a person who is confined to her/his house or even bed and you are an important person for your patient because you are perhaps the only one who pays full attention to her/him. If you are planning to take up the career of a professional caregiver, you should know what basic duties you will have to perform.

Top 4 Benefits of Testosterone Supplement

benefits of testosterone supplementTestosterone has an immense importance in a man’s life not only for sexual purpose but overall health and strength. This is a hormone produced by the testes, ovaries and adrenal cortex. If it is less in a man’s body than required, it should be increased to regain the lost strength and some substances can increase testosterone naturally. What are the benefits of these testosterone boosters? Let’s see.

Cellulite: Myths and facts

celluliteCellulite is often described as uneven fat deposit combined with water and other wastes which are trapped inside the connective tissues under the skin. People concerned about their look gets disturbed by the sight of it in their body. While some people make peace with it, some go crazy over it and wage a kind of war against it. We all need to understand that this is not a disease and just an unpleasant condition of the body.

All about HGH: in a nutshell

all about HGHHuman growth hormone or HGH is a substance which produced by the pituitary gland and helps in human growth and maintenance of tissues in human body till death. This also helps in regulating body composition, fat metabolism, sugar metabolism, muscle growth and growth in bone density. For some people the quantum of natural hormones produced by the body does not suffice the growth hence they have to take medication involving the synthetic HGH. Also HGH is found to be present in many prescription drugs too.

Double-Understand Peeing: Dealing with Exercise Induced Urinary Incontinence (EUI)

exercise-induced incontinenceLаdiеѕ, уоu knоw thе ѕсеnаriо аll to well: Yоu wаlk into thе gуm, happy tо be gеtting уоur wоrkоut in for the dау. Yоu wаlk up tо thе whitе bоаrd tо ѕее what your fate hоldѕ fоr you аnd уоu ѕее the drеаdеd words – double-unders. “Oh no!” уоu say. It’s exciting tо wоrk уоur double-unders оr bе happy tо сrаnk out thе 100+ rерѕ in the wоrkоut but уоur fear ѕtеmѕ frоm something else: Dоublе-undеrѕ аnd рееing in the middle оf the workout! Once уоu gеt a little dribblе, thе flооd gаtеѕ ореn аnd it’s nоn-ѕtор рееing! Yоur асе tо thе bаthrооm to еmрtу уоur blаddеr bеfоrе class ѕtаrtѕ but it ѕееmѕ tо nоt make a diffеrеnсе; уоu still рее thе minutе you ѕtаrt jumрing.