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Obstructive Sleep Apnea Symptoms and Treatment

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Symptoms and Treatment

What Is Obstructive Sleep Apnea? Sleep apnea is a common condition in the United States, but can lead to serious...

Skye Kalil 9 minutes read
Common Signs and Symptoms of Gout

Common Signs and Symptoms of Gout

Be Aware of the Gout, a form of inflammatory arthritis, is a particularly painful...

Courtney Bennett 10 minutes read
What is Gout? Learn the Definition of Gout

What is Gout? Learn the Definition of Gout

What is Gout?  Gout is a form of inflammatory arthritis. Gout is known to be one of the most painful...

Courtney Bennett 10 minutes read
Vertigo Causes, Symptoms, Treatments, and Medications

Vertigo Causes, Symptoms, Treatments, and Medications

If you’ve experienced dizziness for no obvious reason, you are probably familiar with vertigo. Most adults don’t enjoy the feeling...

Mark Spera 14 minutes read
Cold Sore or Pimple? How to Spot the Difference

Cold Sore or Pimple? How to Spot the Difference

Cold Sore vs Pimple: What’s the Difference? While cold sores are caused by the herpes simplex virus, pimples are caused...

Christina Wedberg 5 minutes read
How to Get Rid of an Ear Infection

How to Get Rid of an Ear Infection

Ear Infection Treatment: Ear infections can affect both children and adults, though...

Dr. Sarah Dash 9 minutes read
What Causes Acne?

What Causes Acne?

For most adults, acne is just a part of growing up, but in actuality, acne can occur...

Shannon Chapman 11 minutes read
HSA vs FSA: What is the Difference?

HSA vs FSA: What is the Difference?

What is a Health Savings Account (HSA)? A Health Savings Account, or HSA, is an account often offered by employers...

Zena Hassoun 8 minutes read
How to Read Your Blood Test Results

How to Read Your Blood Test Results

What is a Lab Test? Lab tests are medical procedures frequently used by healthcare providers to determine diagnosis, create treatment...

Tessa Chatham Registered Nurse 6 minutes read
Breast Cancer Screening

Breast Cancer Screening

What Is ? Breast cancer screenings are tests before there are signs or symptoms of any disease. Breast...

Skye Kalil 10 minutes read
Virtual Physical Exam

Virtual Physical Exam

What is the Purpose of an Annual Physical Exam? The purpose of a physical exam is preventative care, as well...

Tessa Chatham Registered Nurse 7 minutes read
What is Open Enrollment?

What is Open Enrollment?

When Is Open Enrollment for Health Insurance? Open enrollment is a period in time each year that allows people to...

Skye Kalil 5 minutes read
What Smoking Cessation Medications Exist?

What Smoking Cessation Medications Exist?

While Chantix is no longer available due to Pfizer’s voluntary recall, it is still possible to request the generic version...

Ryan Quinn 8 minutes read

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