What You Should Know About Detecting And Treating Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a serious eye condition that can cause you to gradually go blind. It doesn't usually cause other symptoms that alert you to it's development. It can cause a lot of damage before you realize you have it if you don't get regular eye examinations. If your eye doctor catches glaucoma early, before it causes vision loss, the right treatments may be able to protect your eyesight. While there isn't a cure for glaucoma, there are treatments that can stop its progression. Read More 

4 Ways To Prepare Yourself For Drug Rehab

Making the decision to enter a drug rehabilitation center is a good one, but you may not know how to prepare for your program. Here are some ways you can start getting ready for your time at rehab. Avoid Changing Your Routine It may be tempting to do drugs as much as you can before you enter rehab, but that is not a wise idea. Not only are you more at risk for overdosing if you do that, you also put more drugs into your system that you must detox from. Read More 

New Treatments for Cardiovascular Disease: What You Should Know

While many people in the United States are keenly aware of the risks of diseases such as cancer, most do not known that cardiovascular disease (or heart disease) is the number one killer of both men and women in this country. As such, heart doctors and medical researchers alike are constantly working to find better ways to treat and prevent heart disease and cardiac-related deaths to reduce those numbers and help those at risk to stay healthy and alive for longer. Read More 

How To Breastfeed Your Newborn

If you are about to give birth, and you have decided you would like to give breastfeeding a try, you are about to embark on a wonderful bonding experience with your new baby. Breastfeeding is extremely beneficial nutritionally and it also can give you an emotional attachment to your newborn. Here are some tips you can use to get started with the breastfeeding experience. After Delivery It is important to try to breastfeed your newborn within a few hours of your delivery, if possible. Read More 

Hearing Aid Troubleshooting Tips

Hearing aids may be small in size, but they have the amazing capability to enhance sounds for anyone who is suffering from hearing loss. Most people who wear hearing aids depend on them on a daily basis, so if it is not working properly there can be major problems. But before you decide to take your hearing aid in to be repaired, there are several troubleshooting measures you can take. If you think that your hearing aid is not working as well as it should, try the following: Read More