Discussing Pediatric Medical Care

Tips To Prevent Tendon Snap After A Hand Flexor Repair

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If you have recently gone through a serious injury to your hand, wrist, or forearm, then you may have experienced some tendon damage. If the damage occurred to one of the flexor tendons, then this likely means that you cannot move one of your fingers. Flexor tendons connect to your fingers through the palm and wrist. If one of the tendons is cut or broken in some way, then an orthopedic surgeon can make a repair.…

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Exercise Your Eyes Back To Health: 4 Eye Exercises To Improve Your Vision

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Regular visits to your doctor and following a well-balanced diet are essential tasks for a healthy lifestyle. Unfortunately, certain conditions may still arise that affect your underlying health and emotional wellness. If you are part of the 14 million individuals 12 years of age and older in the United States with a form of vision impairment, you most likely understand the negative effects of poor vision. From struggling to read, watch television, and drive to the challenges of wearing glasses or contacts, living with vision impairment can be overwhelming.…

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How Should You Prepare Your Child For A Colonoscopy?

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If your child is dealing with chronic gastrointestinal distress, from constipation to excess gas to loose stools, his or her pediatrician may have recommended a diagnostic colonoscopy to attempt to narrow down the list of possible diagnoses and rule out any serious ailments. This procedure allows your child’s doctor to use a thin, flexible camera to examine the lower part of his or her colon for any abnormalities and can provide a number of benefits.…

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