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Health

Can Medical Marijuana Help HIV Patients?

There are approximately 1.2 million people in the United States that have HIV and about 13 percent of them do not know they have the virus and need the testing. The highest rates of new diagnoses continue to occur in the South and HIV diagnoses are not evenly distributed across […]

Law

How Much Money Do Mesothelioma Patients Get?

If you live in the United States, the sad truth is you may have to rely on a lawsuit to get the funds you need to cover your mesothelioma treatments and related expenses. If someone else was responsible for exposing you to asbestos, there’s no reason you should struggle to […]

Software

6 Awesome Android Medical Apps for Patients

Your health is the most precious thing you possess and keeping it in good shape is not always easy. Technology, in form of Android apps, has something valuable to offer in helping you stay strong and healthy. Read on to learn about some of the incredible apps for Android devices […]

Services

How to Properly Use a Patient Lift

Patient lifts allow people to increase their mobility and give them a sense of independence and freedom. However, in order to keep this sense of independence and freedom, you need to learn how to safely and properly operate the lift. You want to avoid breaking the lift and injuring the […]

Services

Five Steps to Becoming an Empowered Patient

Becoming an empowered patient can have a dramatic and direct effect on your health. Research has found that those who did patient empowerment programs experienced better outcomes within only a year. In the past, your relationship with your doctor would have been top heavy, with your specialists doling out treatments […]

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, […]