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Cancer

Nail Issues Medication for Cancer Patients

Chemotherapy patients frequently feel changes in finger and toenails and even though some of these changes are bearable, others could be more severe and require medication. Nail apparatus modifications are progressively common adverse effect of numerous antineoplastic chemotherapeutic drugs. The kind and severity of nail changes depends on the drug, […]

Law

How to Identify Nursing Home Abuse

Older adults in nursing homes are left to the care of clinicians and caregivers under the condition they are well taken care of. Unfortunately, some nursing homes neglect older adults in their care, leading to a deterioration in their health and poor quality of life. The risk of elder abuse […]

Health

What Is The Tooth Numbering System?

Most people know their teeth names chart: the top right front tooth, the bottom left canine, and so on. However, in order to better track an individual’s teeth health and history, dentists and hygienists use a system called the tooth numbering system. In this guide, we’ll explain what this system […]

Services

Understanding the Four Ds in Medical Malpractice

The US medical industry is on high alert due to the alarming number of medical malpractices reported in recent years . Such agonizing  trends have prompted various investigations to try and uncover the root causes. Accordingly, the COVID-19 pandemic has been blamed as one of the significant causes of the […]

Health

Signs and Symptoms of Opioid Addiction

Opioids are a class of narcotic drugs that produce a variety of effects, including pain relief. Street drugs like heroin are in the opioid class, as are prescription medications like Vicodin, OxyContin, and Fentanyl. While prescription drugs do relieve pain, they are not in the same category as over the […]

Elder care

Senior Healthcare: Caring for Aging Parents

As Baby Boomers get older, there’s a growing need for resources and  information related to senior healthcare.  The oldest “Boomers”, or people born after World War II –  from 1946 to 1964  will be turning 76 next year.  According to the 2020 U.S. Census data, by 2030 everyone in this […]