Over 50? Keeping Up With Your Healthcare Needs

Over 50? Keeping Up With Your Healthcare Needs

  • 4 Things To Know About Laser Hair Removal

    If you want to look your best, you may want to consider having laser hair removal. This process will leave you skin looking smooth, and this is one way to improve your looks. Reducing hair on the body can also build your level of confidence. However, before proceeding with laser hair removal, there are a few things you should know. The Preparation There are certain things you should avoid prior to getting this treatment done, and these are listed below:

  • Should You Have Reconstructive Surgery After A Single Mastectomy?

    If you've recently undergone mastectomy surgery on a single breast, you may be facing the difficult decision of whether to have reconstructive surgery. While there are now a wide variety of undergarments that can easily give the appearance of a natural breast, you may still feel that something is missing. On the other hand, any type of surgery shortly following major cancer surgery and treatment always poses risks. Read on for some of the factors you'll want to weigh in the very personal decision of having breast reconstruction following a single mastectomy.

  • 3 Things You Can Do To Soothe Your Neck Pain

    Neck pain is something that many people experience. If you have neck pain on a constant basis, you may wonder if there's anything else you can do to ease the pain other than taking pain medication. Here are some things you can do that may help you. Note Situations that May Cause Pain The first thing to do is to take note of what activities you do throughout the day that may be causing neck pain.

  • What To Expect From A Total Ankle Joint Replacement

    Your foot doctor has tried non-invasive approaches to relieve your arthritic ankle pain. The pain and swelling persists, and they have recommended that you have total ankle joint surgery to replace the damaged bones. This procedure will get you back on your feet again without the pain and inflammation you have experienced for so long. Here is what will happen during that surgery and what you can expect when recovering from the procedure.

  • Does Your Child Have A Food Allergy? Here Are Some Lesser-Known Symptoms

    Allergies are more common than people think, especially food allergies. In fact, it is very common for young children to exhibit food allergies in the first couple years of their life. However, many parents assume that if their child has an allergy, that the child will have a severe reaction, such as anaphylaxis. Although some children do have severe reactions that cause troubled breathing and anaphylaxis, some of the symptoms are much more subtle.

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    Over 50? Keeping Up With Your Healthcare Needs

    As an adult in my 50s, I find that my body isn't as strong as it used to be. But I don't let that stop me from enjoying life! In fact, I make every effort to get the treatments I need from my doctor to improve my health. I know that I'm not a senior yet, but I do all I can to prevent the health problems that affect that age group. Because of this, I put together a health blog for people over age 50. My blog isn't a review of what you can easily find on the Internet. It's a plethora of unique information designed to help you find the services you need fast. What my blog doesn't do is tell you what to do for your health. Instead, it offers guidance and options. Please, enjoy the blog and happy reading.

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