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Talking About Health And Medical Care

Hello, my name is Marco. Welcome to my site about health and medical care. I want to use this site to talk about diagnostic practices and treatment options for a wide range of common and rare medical problems. I hope to help people better understand the procedures they face during their journey toward total wellness. I will talk about the tools, techniques and knowledge used to diagnose and treat medical conditions. Please feel free to visit my site anytime to learn more about this fascinating subject. Thanks for coming by and reading my posts. I hope to see you again soon.

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Knee Replacement: What to Expect From the Process

If your orthopedic specialist has determined that you need a knee replacement, you're probably preparing for the surgery and the recovery period already. For those who have never had a knee replacement or know anyone who has, the entire process can be unfamiliar. That's why your orthopedist will want you to be fully prepared for the process. Here's a look at some of the things that you should understand as you're getting ready for your knee replacement. Read More 

Tips When Working With A Stroke Recovery Group

Strokes are a serious medical event that deserve ample attention and care after they happen. It's recommended to put together a stroke recovery group in particular because then you'll have multiple professionals playing a key role in your road to recovery. Just make sure you observe a couple of tips when taking advantage of this medical group. Get Help Assembling Team in the Beginning If you don't have a lot of experience dealing with stroke symptoms, then it's important to get assistance when putting together a stroke recovery team. Read More 

What Is Chronic Pain Treatment?

Acute pain is typically a symptom of an illness or injury. Once the illness or injury is resolved, the pain typically goes away on its own. However, some people experience pain that lingers for months or even years. This type of pain is known as chronic pain. Treatment for chronic pain isn't always straightforward. While it's true that painkillers can alleviate pain, there are drawbacks to opiate use. Furthermore, painkillers alone may not offer the most effective pain relief long-term. Read More 

Cataract Types & Treatment Options

If you have recently noticed that your vision is not as clear as it used to be, you are seeing halos around lights, your eyes are suddenly more sensitive to light, and/or that your vision has changed in other ways, then you should visit an ophthalmologist who can best determine the cause of your new vision problems. While there is a wide array of eye problems that can cause vision disturbances, one common cause of vision disturbances, especially in elderly people, is the formation of cataracts on the eye lenses. Read More 

3 Types of Medical Testing Conducted in Clinical Labs

Clinical labs play an important role in the diagnosis of medical conditions. It is clinical labs that are responsible for testing samples collected from patients to determine if any disease is present within the sample. Physicians place a great deal of trust in the professionals employed by clinical labs. According to the CDC, 70% of today's medical decisions are based on the findings of a clinical lab. Most clinical labs are capable of conducting multiple tests. Read More