Internal vs. Family Medicine
If you’ve ever spent time looking for a new Primary Care Provider (PCP), then you know that you get a surprising range of results when you begin. Pediatricians are one that commonly turns up, and everyone knows that’s a doctor that focuses on the health and development of children. Family practitioner is pretty self-explanatory, it’s right there in the name, but what exactly is a Doctor of Internal Medicine and how do they play into this whole scheme?
Choosing the Best Gynecologist
Every woman should have a gynecologist they can trust, and it's best that they have one before any kind of trouble sets in. Picking a gynecologist can be tough though, especially with so many places to go for information and an increasing bumber of them available to choose from.
How Your Vision Changes as You Age
As with everything else that changes as we age, our vision also changes. Generally speaking, most healthy adults have stable vision until about the age of 40. At that point, you may begin to notice some changes in your vision. Most of thes changes are a normal part of eye ageing and can be easily remedied with help from your local eye doctor.
Is Breastfeeding the Best Option
Nowadays, breastfeeding is not the only option available to mothers. Commercially prepared infant formulas provide a nutritious alternative that provide some vitamins and minerals that even breastmilk cannot. With a wide array of formulas available, some new or soon-to-be moms may be wondering if breastfeeding is still the best option for their new baby.
Travel Hygiene Tips
With summer right around the corner, travel season is almost among us. When we are out and about visiting different places and seeing different things, it is important to remember that with new locations comes new forms of possible contaminants. However, no need to fear. There are things you can do to protect yourself and your family. Listed below are some travel hygiene tips guaranteed to help you stay healthy while traveling.
How Anesthesia Works
Anesthesia allows doctors to control the amount of sensation and consciousness a patient experiences. It does this by controlling a person’s blood pressure, heart rate, and breathing. Doctors use anesthesia to induce relaxation, reduce or eliminate pain, render you unconscious, and/or make you sleepy.
Internal Medicine VS Family Medicine
Your doctor is an important part of your life. In fact, for many people, it’s one of the most important relationships they have because their doctor is so closely tied to their health, well being, and overall quality of life. But with all the specialties out there It’s hard to know what each doctor specializes in. For example, have you ever wondered what the difference is between family medicine and internal medicine?
Boost Your Metabolism
If there’s one question Dr. Faleye gets most often it’s how to boost one’s metabolism. Most people are so busy, that making big changes isn’t as easy and they quickly fall off the weight loss wagon. It’s been proven, however, that by setting small goals and using minor changes to get to those goals you’re more likely to experience success in the long run.
Staying Active as you get Older
As you get older, it’s easy to make up excuses as to why you can’t do something. In fact, working out is one of those things that people claim they either don’t have enough time for or don’t have the energy for. Interestingly, if you avoid working out, the aging process will be that much more rough on you.
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