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World Hepatitis Day (WHD) is around the corner. Every year, on July 28, the world comes together to join the fight against this deadly disease. But before you win the fight and even begin it, you must be aware of the disease. About 290 million people are infected with viral hepatitis and they don’t know!Read More..
Seasonal flu or common cold can impact your daily routine due to symptoms such as headache, body ache, runny nose, and fever. Since most of the diseases belonging to these categories are caused due to viruses, there is no specific treatment.Read More..
Searching for the right medical office for urgent treatment can really be an overwhelming task due to the emergence of several clinics in and around Arlington in the recent times. You must be very choosy while selecting such a resource as one should never compromise with quality of healthcare.Read More..
Corona virus after having been declared as a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO) has put up immense challenges for the governments across the world, for the medical fraternity, and for the public in general.Read More..
When you are feeling unwell, visit your nearby walk in clinic. This is a good alternative. Skip hospital visits. You might find a rush there; besides you may have to wait longer. Now with the Coronavirus spreading like wildfire, you may want to avoid going to crowded places.Read More..
Fever is one of the commonest ailments. Many people, despite feeling feverish, go to work. Some blame it on lack of sleep, work overload, and excess physical stress. Whatever may be the reason, when your body’s temperature rises, you must rest, say doctors.Read More..
It mostly kills without any noise. It usually kills suddenly. It is heart disease. Most of the time, it is diagnosed at the last stage. Yet, it is not always deadly by nature, because, in many cases, the sheer carelessness of the patient is to be blamed. Your heart sends signals. You ignore them.Read More..
It is not uncommon to see an increasing number of individuals and families across the US in a confused state of mind about what type of insurance to choose. Across America, there are tens of thousands of people who are forced to make the tough decision of dropping insurance plans altogether from their budget.Read More..
Affordable and easily accessible healthcare facilities are dwindling fast since it is difficult to manage private clinics and maintain the required infrastructure. The shift is towards corporate run hospitals that are not ideal for treatment of non-life-threatening medical conditions.Read More..
World AIDS Day is observed on the 1st of December every year. The aim of this event is to create more awareness among the global community about this dreaded virus. It is also an opportunity for people from diverse geographical destinations to share a common platform and unite in their fight against HIV.Read More..
We are already in November 2019 and it is never too early to start making preparations for Christmas Day 2019 although it is a good month and a half away.Read More..
The concept of World Diabetes Day was floated and developed by the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) and the World Health Organization (WHO) in 1991 to create awareness of the serious health concerns that diabetes poses to mankind. This event became an official United Nations Day in 2006.Read More..
Veterans Day is a time for the USA citizens and people staying in the country to pay their respects to those who have served the country selflessly and protected it with all the strength and effort at their might. Veterans Day is observed on November 11 in the USA. It was the day of the signing of the Armistice that ended World War I.Read More..
It is well known that health is a human right.
This motto is enshrined by nearly all the countries on the globe.
The need for food comes first, followed by the need for shelter. The next thing humans need is to safeguard their health.
With the season of flu going on, sore throats are common. Medically, sore throat is called pharyngitis. You may experience hoarseness, scratchiness, pain in throat while swallowing and difficulty in swallowing. You may also experience fever, headaches, body aches, chills, nausea, runny nose, or vomiting.Read More..
Around 610,000 people die of heart condition every year in the US. Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) is the commonest condition that takes the lives of around 370,000 people each year. About 735,000 people in the US suffer from heart attack every year. These and more such hair-raising facts spell an urgency to sit up and … Continue reading “Why Cholesterol Test is So Important for Every Person in the Modern World?”Read More..
The United States is a huge cauldron of people of diverse communities living in main cities, extended suburbs, and outskirts of the major states and cities of the country. Regardless of the conditions they live in, they all face some health problems of one type or another. So what are the health conditions that impact … Continue reading “The Top 6 Health Conditions Impacting the Quality of Life of Americans Today”Read More..
Come September and preparations are on to fight the flu. It usually starts in October. Last year, the flu season went on till April, leading to record-breaking hospitalizations. This year, the American Society of Pediatrics advises parents to get their kids vaccinated for flu early. Early vaccination is important. According to a renowned pediatrician, it … Continue reading “Why You Must Get Vaccinated For Flu Before Halloween 2019?”Read More..