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Learn How to Advocate Your Loved Ones Medical Needs

If you have a loved one in urgent care, or are now experiencing serious ill-health issues yourself, it would be wise to ensure a family member or significant other advocates on your behalf should health further deteriorate. I know, the typical patient expectation is that the medical staff knows best. But even under the best case scenarios, vitals will not tell staff the entire medical history of a complex ill-health condition(s)… And this becomes even truer if the patient’s primary care physician is not available for an immediate consultation with medical emergency staff. This is a “how to” become a loved one’s patient advocate for the best health services possible when needed. Continue reading

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What to do About Bunions?

What exactly is a bunion?  A bunion is a bony bump that forms at the base of the big toe joint which becomes enlarged and points inward toward the other toes.  The medical term used for this condition is hallux … Continue reading

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Bout With Gout

The most common signs of gout are sudden (acute) redness and inflammation around joints with intense pain.  Most often the first joint that is attacked with arthritis like symptoms is the big toe with intense pain and throbbing, also swollen … Continue reading

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