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No one wants to receive a breast cancer diagnosis. The unfortunate fact is that many people receive one every year. It has been estimated that about one in every eight women in the United States will develop this disease at some point during their lives. Experts say that about 252,000 new cases of invasive breast cancer will will be discovered by the end of 2017. Another 63,400 thousand cases of non-invasive (also called in situ). If you receive this kind of diagnosis, you will want to find the best breast cancer doctor for you and your needs.
Tips for Finding the Right Breast Cancer Doctor:
- Talk to your doctors. The doctor who initially diagnoses your case (this may be your primary care doctor or your gynecologist) can be a valuable resource (more…)
Although there is no cure for Bipolar Disorder, there are a number of effective treatments for managing bipolar symptoms. If you suspect that you are suffering with bipolar symptoms, it is important to first get a diagnosis. There are many other conditions that could mimic the symptoms, so it is necessary to first consult with a psychological professional. After a bipolar diagnosis is made, the following treatment recommendations will likely be made.
Regular appointments with medical professionals
If you are diagnosed with bipolar disorder, it is likely that you will be referred to at least two medical professionals. The first, a mental health counselor or psychologist will help you deal with th (more…)
There are plenty of rewards that come with being an athlete. For one thing, you get to pursue the game you love; and if you’re able to compete on a professional level, you actually get to have a job in a field that you enjoy. But whether you’re just starting out as an athlete or an experienced pro, you should know that there is a gradual wear and tear on the body that occurs within virtually every sport. Obviously, some sports involve more contact than others — football players are known for the injuries they regularly sustain on the field. But you can just as easily develop injuries over time, rather than in a split second; sports like tennis and even golf have been known wreak havoc on athletes’ bodies over long periods of time. The severity of sports injuries vary greatly. Some require a bit of (more…)
Choose Your Meds
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It is an unfortunate fact that many Americans today abuse prescription drugs or opioids, but the good news is that recovery from an addiction is always possible. A drug addict may be encouraged to visit methadone detox centers, heroin treatment centers, or other clinics to get medical help, and this can go a long way […]
In a time when more and more Americans are lobbying for the recreational use of marijuana in an increasing number of states, there are groups of people across the country who are concerned about a problem that has been haunting the nation for years: opioid drugs. With lives both ruined and lost parents and loved […]
Physical therapy is the unifying factor between today’s working Americans. No matter the job, hours, or particular health problems, it’s something everyone has dealt with at some point. Your rehab tools are the key ingredient standing between a patient and a healthier life. These can be as simple as a measuring stick to determine the […]