Alternatives To CPAP That Can Be Prescribed By An Otolaryngologist

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Sleep apnea is a serious condition that can have profound effects on your health and your quality of life. Movies and television portray people who snore as a source of amusement. In real life, snoring is often a symptom of sleep apnea that needs ongoing treatment by an otolaryngologist. An otolaryngologist is commonly referred to as an ear, nose, and throat specialist, or simply as an ENT doctor. They’re very highly trained to handle conditions […]

Reasons That Orthodontic Treatment Is More Important Than You Think

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For many parents, the news that their child needs to see an orthodontist is not well-received for a number of reasons. They instantly begin to imagine hours spent at the orthodontist office, expensive bills that insurance won’t pay, and the negative effects that wearing braces can have on children, especially teenagers who are already self-conscious about their appearance. In addition, parents may feel that the recommended treatments are for cosmetic purposes and unnecessary for their […]

How To Improve Kidney Function With Food

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There are many things in life that you can take chances with. Your health is not one of them. You need to take care of your overall health, which includes taking care of your kidneys, which play a huge role in blood pressure, blood sugars, etc. In order to keep your kidneys healthy, it is important to follow a well-balanced diet that is low in sodium and protein. Don’t worry; there are plenty of delicious […]

Choosing A Skin Barrier For Your Ostomy

Choosing A Skin Barrier For Your Ostomy

Skin barriers are products used by ostomy patients to prevent irritation and complications of the skin.A moldable barrier made of soft, pliable adhesive opens to fit the stoma size and shape in the individual without any need of scissors to cut to fit. The adhesive gently hugs against the stoma and contours to create a secure fit that is right for the individual. The Convatec 411802 is a specific type of skin barrier that provides […]

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