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Understanding The Treatment Options For Molluscum Contagiosum

Molluscum contagiosum is a condition that causes an outbreaks of bumps on the body. This condition is caused by a virus and is quite contagious. While the bumps associated with molluscum contagiosum usually are not painful and typically clear on their own after several months if a person has a strong immune system, dermatologists may recommend a few different types of treatment to help prevent the spread of the virus that causes molluscum contagiosum to other areas of the body or to other people.   Read More...

Two Ways Your Insurance Provider May Treat Your Urgent Care Bill Differently

Urgent care facilities are the perfect place to go when you have a critical health problem that's not severe enough for the emergency room but you can't wait to see your primary care physician about. While most insurance providers do cover the cost of care obtained at urgent care centers, they often handle those bills a little differently than bills from the policyholders' regular doctors. Here's what you need to know to prepare yourself.   Read More...

Do You Need Daily Maintenance Medicine?

Allergy-induced asthma is highly annoying. It's alarming, too, but after you've had it for a while, you'll find you become less scared and more annoyed at each flare-up. But it's also possible for the reactions to go the other way and become less of a problem over time. One common treatment is daily maintenance medication, usually in the form of a pill or corticosteroid inhaler, that helps keep your lungs and immune system on an even keel while allergens float around.   Read More...

Early Adult Hearing Loss: Tips For Changing Your Lifestyle

If you're struggling with losing your hearing as a young adult, you might feel alone. Hearing loss is usually associated with old age or with a disability or childhood illness. Many young adults can find adapting to reduced sound a challenge. Even though this change takes adjustment, there are some things you can do to help make the transition to a new way of living easier. 1. Be patient when trying hearing aids.   Read More...

3 Tips For Keeping Your Eyes Healthy And Safe While On Vacation

Whether you have an impromptu getaway or a family vacation planned, you are probably extremely excited. However, you want to ensure that you are fully prepared for an excellent adventure and that nothing (or as little as possible) goes wrong so that you can enjoy your time away from home. The following three tips will ensure that your eyes remain safe and healthy while traveling: Tip #1: Pack an Extra Pair   Read More...