Does Your Child Need Family Counseling? Signs Of Trouble Coping With Change
30 April 2015
Any time your family is facing some significant changes, from divorce to a major move, kids may have a hard time adjusting. Often, balanced support from the family unit is sufficient to help your child get through this process, but sometimes you need more professional intervention. As a parent, it can be hard to tell where that line is. Here are some warning signs to watch for that may indicate that you need the help of a family counselor.
5 Reasons Sports Players Should Choose Spinal Surgery Over Non-Surgical Treatment
21 April 2015
When an athlete is injured on the spine, the most common solution is to try and heal as quick as possible to get back into the game. Whether you play sports for fun or on a professional team, your body's health should be the number one priority. Choosing spinal surgery may keep you out of the sport for longer, but there are multiple benefits to choosing surgery over other treatment options.
3 Skin Cancer Treatments That Minimize Scarring
25 March 2015
If you've been diagnosed with skin cancer, you should know that there's good news – skin cancer is one of the most treatable kinds of cancer out there. In fact, with early detection, most skin cancers are close to 100% treatable. The bad news is that most of the common treatments for skin cancer involve surgery, and that means that many patients are left with visible scars. While a scar is certainly not the worst possible outcome for a cancer diagnosis, most patients aren't exactly thrilled to have them, either.
3 Unusual Ways Of Dealing With Allergies
23 March 2015
Surveys show that more than half of all Americans are allergic to at least one thing. Allergies account for millions of doctor's office and hospital visits every year, and they amount to about $18 billion in healthcare spending annually. With those numbers, it's no wonder that doctors, researchers, and patients are looking for out-of-the-box answers to the growing allergy problem. Reducing the number of people suffering from allergies could have a significant impact on healthcare costs and overall health in the U.