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Things You Should Know About Hearing Loss

Are you unable to hear sounds or people talking unless they are quite loud? You might want to get your hearing tested by a professional to find out if you are suffering from hearing loss. There are actually numerous things that can cause someone to lose the ability to hear. In this article, you will find the answers to some of the questions that you might have in mind concerning hearing loss. Read More 

Do You Have A Medical Condition That Requires Ongoing Treatment? What Should Be In Your “Bug Out” Bag?

Whether you're a diabetic, undergoing cancer treatment, or dealing with another medical condition that requires ongoing treatment or medication, you may find yourself spending a lot of time waiting at doctor's offices and pharmacies for checkups and prescription refills. An interruption in your ability to pick up medical supplies or check your blood sugar could have potentially serious consequences, and you may put a priority on being prepared to get yourself through a long weekend or holiday without pharmacy access. Read More 

Dealing With Your Ulcerative Colitis

Your primary care physician suspects that the abdominal pain and diarrhea that you have a few hours after eating is ulcerative colitis. There is no cure for this type of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), but it can come and go. Your doctor will offer treatment for the uncomfortable symptoms of this bowel disease. Here is what you need to know about ulcerative colitis and how it can be controlled. The Causes and Triggers of Ulcerative Colitis Read More 

FAQs About Caregiver Burnout

As a caregiver to a parent with Alzheimer's disease, you are responsible for not only overseeing his or her health, but you also have to take care of the home. Unfortunately, taking on the added tasks from your parent can lead to caregiver burnout. If you are suffering from burnout, here is what you need to know.  Is It Burnout? Caregiver burnout often results from failing to take care of your own needs because you are so focused on those of your parent. Read More 

Coping With That Ringing In Your Ears

An audiologist, like the ones at Hearing Health Clinic, has diagnosed that annoying ringing in your ears as tinnitus. Sometimes it's barely noticeable, but at other times, it makes it hard to concentrate on conversations with other people, your job and projects at home. Unless your tinnitus is caused by a medical condition that can be treated, it likely will not go away. Your doctor will work with you to create a plan containing a number of ways to deal with the ringing in your ears. Read More