How A Family Medical Doctor Helps Keep Your Family Healthy
3 March 2019
While you and your family members may need to see a specialist occasionally to manage a specific medical condition, many of your needs can be met by a family doctor who cares for your entire family. It's convenient for everyone in your family to go to the same doctor, and it helps the doctor get to know you and your lifestyle. Here are ways family medical care or general medicine keeps your family healthy.
Can Abortion Help Protect Pregnant, Raped Women Who Received Chlamydia?
9 January 2019
In America, one in every five women experience rape at some point in their lives. Even worse, a large number of these women experience pregnancies and contract chlamydia as a result of their rape. Though it may be a painful choice, abortion may be necessary to protect the health and well-being of these women.
Rapes Often Result in Unwanted Pregnancies
Rape is an emotionally devastating act that women often need months or even years to recover from.
3 Ways Autoimmune Diseases Can Affect Your Eyes
9 December 2018
Autoimmune diseases can directly or indirectly affect your eyes, which can lead to permanent changes to your vision. As a person with an autoimmune disease, it is important to have routine eye exams and take any changes to your vision seriously.
Medication Side Effects
There are two medications that are frequently used in autoimmune diseases that can eventually affect your eyes. Hydroxychlorquine is used alone or in combination with other disease-modifying medications in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, and it is typically the primary medication for lupus.
Planning Your Holiday Travels? How to Avoid Problems with Your Birth Control
25 October 2018
If you're going to be traveling for the holidays and you're on birth control, you'll need to take some added precautions. Birth control mistakes can ruin your vacation. Here are three steps that will help you avoid problems with your birth control when you travel this year.
Keep It with You
If you're going to be flying this holiday season, be sure to keep your birth control with you at all times.