BioMed Central’s journal, BMC medicine has recently published new research, which investigates methods of preventing side effects that come with treatment of prostate cancer.
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Kids ENT Health Month is aimed at offering parents and caregivers the latest information about the care, diagnosis, and treatment for pediatric ear, nose, and throat disorders. There are a few common ears, nose, and throat disorders that children are diagnosed with every year here are a few of them:
Ear Disorder - Acute Otitis Media
Did you know that 3 out of 4 dentists recommend products with ADA seal? “February is Children’s Dental Health Month which is observed nationally and brings together thousands of hard-working dental professionals, healthcare providers, and educators to promote the benefits of good oral health practices to children, their caregivers, teachers and many others.” According to the American Dental Association (ADA). Here are a few dental health habits that will put you on the right path to a better and brighter smile.
Dental Health Habit #1: Brushing and Flossing Routinely
June is Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month, a time to go purple to show support for the millions of people worldwide struggling with Alzheimer's or another form of dementia. It's also a time to recognize caregivers for the unwavering support they provide to those suffering with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia.
National Stroke Awareness Month is observed in the United States annually during the month of May. National Stroke Awareness Month was created to promote public awareness and reduce the incidence of stroke in the United States.
March is National Kidney Month and everyday 1 in 3 American adults are currently at risk for developing kidney disease. Your kidneys play a major role in your body by removing toxic substances and excess water from the bloodstream. The healtheo360 team has put together a few kidney health tips to help you on your journey to having healthy kidneys.
Kidney Health Tip #1: Drink Water
Drinking water is extremely important for your kidneys. To maintain a good health for your kidneys and body, it is suggested that you should consume a daily amount of 1.5 to 2 liters of water per day. Drinking the suggested amount of water will help to clear sodium, urea, and other toxins from your body.
In honor of Cervical Health Awareness Month, team heatheo360 put together an infographic to further spread the ways in which to prevent cervical cancer and to distribute crucial information about the disease.
Epilepsy - Seizure First Aid: A seizure is an electrical disturbance in the brain that can cause confusion, muscle jerking, and loss of memory. A person who suffers more than one seizure is said to have epilepsy. Poorly controlled seizures can lead to injuries, limitations at school or work, and an inability to drive. If you are with someone who has a seizure, it is important to have a general idea of what to do, and what things to avoid. Also, be aware of things to look for that would require calling emergency medical services.
Living with epilepsy means learning about the condition, getting support from others, being prepared for seizures and making your environment as safe as possible.
The flu season is in full effect and it now qualifies as an epidemic in the United States. With all the chatter about vaccine safety and who should or should not get a certain flu shot, it can be hard to know if you should receive the seasonal flu vaccine. So, what’s the bottom line? The CDC recommends that all people over the age of 6 months receive a flu vaccination – with a few exceptions.