If you are in the market for a prosthetic arm, you are likely trying to decide between a body-powered and an electrically powered prosthesis. While the decision largely depends on your specific physical circumstances, you may want to understand how these mechanisms work in order to make a better choice. Body-Powered Prosthetics A body-powered prosthetic uses a system of cables and pulleys in order to move your new arm how you want to.
16 August 2019
Many cosmetic procedures focus on women, but there are also men who want to make dramatic changes to their body. There are three main areas men may want to change to achieve a more masculine figure. Abdomen Some men desire to eliminate stubborn love-handles and showcase their abs, especially if they have spent years working on their figure, but the results are hidden under skin or fat. Depending on your exact concern, this can be achieved in several ways.
27 June 2019
If you think that you're done having children and are interested in talking to your OBGYN about having a tubal ligation, you'll want to heavily consider a number of topics before you make your decision. Your OBGYN can help by talking to you about your thoughts on not having more children, but the reality is that you'll have to make this decision yourself — and, ideally, with the support of your spouse or partner.
24 May 2019
While hair loss is common in women, it's not often discussed — hair loss is typically associated with men, and many resources about hair loss are directed towards a male audience. When hair loss occurs, it's often traumatic and extremely frustrating. Thankfully, women have numerous options available to them to stop or reverse their hair loss — there's no need to live with thinning hair. If you're experiencing hair loss, here's what you need to know about what can cause it and what options are available to you to restore your full, natural head of hair.
24 April 2019
Body contouring is a way to get the better body you want without having to go completely under the knife. This procedure can be done with lasers and other sculpting mechanisms that keep you from having to be put completely under for major reconstruction or surgery. However, body contouring is not ideal for every person. Here are questions you should ask yourself before asking your medical professional if body contouring is right for you.
7 March 2019
If you're at a marijuana dispensary, you have a large selection of products that you can select. You can choose traditional marijuana, wax, oil extractions, edibles, and potentially other products. Wondering about edibles? Here are some reasons you may want to try them. 1. No Smoke Obviously, with edibles, you simply ingest the THC by eating a food that has been infused with marijuana. As a result, you don't have to worry about filling your lungs with smoke as you do when you're using flower.
16 January 2019
When you are interested in getting an elderly loved one help and care when they are dealing with a terminal illness, you need to start looking into hospice facility services. The more work that you put into helping them get the care that matters the most, the easier it'll be for them to live with dignity and management of all of their health needs. To this end, follow the strategies below so that you are able to find your loved one the best hospice care available.
13 December 2018
If you have a medical practice, one of the more important pieces of equipment you can invest in is an ultrasound machine. Using high-frequency sound waves, it provides images of the internal workings of the body. If you're needing to purchase one for your practice, these tips will prove helpful. Come Up With a Budget Since ultrasound machines do play such a pivotal role in many medical assessments, they often come with a hefty price tag.
3 November 2018
The actual surgical procedure for bariatric weight loss surgery may have gone well, but it's what you do afterward that ensures success. This means you're going to need to make a lot of changes in your day-to-day life, not just in how you eat, but in your routines and your overall lifestyle. Read on for some of these changes to ensure your surgery (and beyond) is a success. Make Changes Before Surgery
1 October 2018
Snoring is a common bedtime nuisance for those around you. If you are trying to appease the other people in your home and reduce your snoring, there are several strategies that might help. Change Your Sleeping Behavior The way you sleep can make snoring better or worse. Unfortunately, if you typically sleep on your back, you may find you need to make the effort to sleep on your side. When you lie on your side, try to have several pillows along your back and buttocks, which can encourage you to not roll onto your back, even while you are still asleep.
27 July 2018