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Headaches or migraines bringing you down? Consider a visit to your dentist

| 07/19/2016

Every year, nearly 45 million Americans complain about headaches. That means that more than 16.5 percent of the national population deals with some form of internal head pain. Headaches are, in fact, the most commonly reported medical problem. There are, of course, different types of headaches – tension, migraine, and cluster – and while they’re […]

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Talking To Your Teenager About Health-Related Issues

| 07/13/2016

There are many issues that affect teenagers today. They live in a different society to the one their parents grew up in. They occupy a world that is driven by digital communication. Information is fast and relentless. This brings with it a whole new set of pressures and problems. One area that can be tricky […]

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What Your Private Practice Premises Needs To Do For You

| 06/29/2016

Are you setting up a private practice? Your skills as a doctor and the quality of the services you provide will play a huge role in the success of your business. But there is one asset that plays almost as big a role. An asset that a lot of private practice do not make the […]

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What To Do When Others Are Responsible For Your Health Woes

| 06/27/2016

There are a lot of times when our own actions have consequences on our health. Or when we are impacted by events completely out of anyone’s control. Then there are the other situations where we know that we’re not the ones at fault and can even point to those at fault. It’s important that we […]

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Here’s How You Speed Up Your Recovery Time After A Sports Injury

| 06/23/2016

Whether you are a full-time athlete or just enjoy playing sports in your spare time, a sports injury can be a serious setback. The recovery can be very long and painful. In some rare, extreme cases, you might not able to go back to your favorite sport again! However, don’t beat yourself up too much. […]

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What To Do If You Knock Out Your Tooth

| 06/23/2016

Even though your adult teeth seem strong and secure, it doesn’t take a lot to accidentally knock them out. You could get hit with a ball or run into another player while playing sports. Or you might trip on an uneven surface and fall face first onto the pavement. It can happen very quickly and […]

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Challenges that changing demographics pose to healthcare service

| 06/14/2016

Today, we live in a changing world and this change is bringing about a whole variety of new challenges. One of the biggest changes that are occurring today is the increasing population and changing demographic patterns. This change is going to have a major impact on healthcare facilities all over the globe. With life expectancies […]

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Will the ICD-10 change the world of diagnosis and coding forever?

| 06/14/2016

In October 2015, the medical world changed forever when the International classification of diseases 10 was adopted by the entire global community. ICDs date back to the 1900s. At the time, medical industry united to adopt a uniform code regarding illnesses and statistics – it was a sort of a medical bible. When the WHO […]

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