Hello, my name is Gregory. When I was a young lad, I had to enter the health care world in an unexpected way. I developed a serious disease out of the blue that took doctors by surprise. I went through so many different testing procedures before my doctors could diagnose the rare disease. Everyone around me reeled as they tried to understand the purpose and process of the diagnostic tests. I hope to help others understand these important tests better through this website. Please come by often to learn all you need to know about medical diagnostics and working closely with health care professionals.
26 February 2016
If you have recently gone through CNA (certified nursing assistant) training in your state and you are ready to start working at an assisted living facility near you, then you may be ready for the fast paced job. However, even though you have been trained properly, you may need a few tips and tricks to get through the first few weeks without a great deal of stress and aggravation. Keep reading to learn about a few of these tips.
26 February 2016
If you have a facelift scheduled for some time in the future, then you should know that your surgeon will need to create incisions around the ears, hairline, and possibly around the neck as well. These incisions are hidden so that scars will not be prominent during the healing process. However, scars can be bothersome to some, and this means that you should try to minimize their appearance. Keep reading to learn about some scar reduction tips.
25 February 2016
Pregnancy is an event that can take a toll on your body in many ways, including leaving you with back pain. Back pain is quite common during pregnancy, primarily because of the extra weight you must gain during this nine-month period. There are ways you can reduce your risks of developing back pain during this time, and there are also ways you can treat this pain if you start developing it.
24 February 2016
If you are a caregiver or family member who provides in-home care assistance for someone with diabetes, you may feel frustrated at times by the challenges involved in providing a varied menu that includes tasty as well as nutritious items. Desserts are particularly difficult when crafting a healthy diabetic meal plan, and you are probably tired of having to tell your loved one why he or she can't enjoy a nice big slice of Mississippi Mud Pie or other decadent dessert.
1 February 2016
One in fifty Americans will be diagnosed with melanoma, a deadly type of skin cancer, at some point during their lives. Melanoma develops within the melanin-producing cells of the skin, and from there, it can spread to other parts of the body. There are multiple subtypes of this cancer, including desmoplastic melanoma. Here are four things you need to know about desmoplastic melanoma. What are the signs of desmoplastic melanoma?