How Dehydration Affects Your Body Beyond Thirst?

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You have been out with your family in a scorching sun, enjoying summer vacations with your loved ones.  Gradually, you start feeling tired, your mouth becomes dry, and you experience a constant headache. This might be due to dehydration on a hot day.  The key is to keep an eye on your symptoms, understand the […]

What’s The Difference Between A Cut And A Laceration?

Difference between cuts and laceration.

Cuts and wounds are par for the course, as life’s full of these tiny accidents waiting to happen. You might be chopping veggies for your lunch, and then bam! You’ve cut your finger. Or maybe your child is playing in a playground and, a moment later, tripped over a stray stone and skinned their knee […]

Can COVID-19 Turn into Bronchitis?

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Imagine waking up to a scratchy throat and an irritating cough on a cold morning. While COVID is still looming around, many people wonder if the severe flu from the virus can turn into other severe complications like bronchitis. Fret not! In this blog, we will guide you through the connection between COVID-19 and bronchitis […]

What Causes Swollen Tonsils? And How To Get Rid Of Them?

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Imagine waking up with a sore throat, fever, headache and swollen tonsils. You might wonder if these symptoms are due to a viral or bacterial infection and how you can get rid of the throat pain faster.  Swelling in tonsils can be due to various reasons; therefore, an important key is to find the underlying […]

How Does COVID-19 Cause Back Pain?

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Are you waking up to persistent back pain and wondering if COVID-19 might be the reason behind it? Is your back pain a sign of COVID-19? Back pain during COVID-19 isn’t your everyday ache. It stays longer, sometimes feels dull pain, and does not disappear easily. But fear not! We will uncover the link between […]

Six Key Differences Between IBS and IBD: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment

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Many people confuse the two distinct gastrointestinal diseases: Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).  Both affect the gastrointestinal tract, causing symptoms such as abdominal pain and persistent discomfort, as well as changes in bowel habits.  While both diseases might sometimes look similar, they differ in their underlying causes, method of diagnosis and […]

What Are The Most Common Chronic Diseases In The US?

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According to the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), 6 in 10 adults in the US suffer from several chronic diseases like heart disease, cancer, diabetes, hypertension and much more. Various other studies and institutions report an increase in chronic disease from the past two decades in the US and is expected to continue […]

How To Stop Stomach or Chest Burning Sensations Immediately? 

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You might be worried about the constant stomach or chest burning (also known as heartburn) affecting your daily lifestyle and busy routines.  The little fire raging inside is so uncomfortable that it sometimes feels like a dull ache, other times the pain gets sharp and stabbing especially when you lie down. And now you’re wondering […]

How Much Does An X-Ray Cost at Urgent Care Clinic?

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Before going for an X-ray, you might have two questions: whether urgent care provides X-ray services and, if yes, what the charges are for X-rays.  Most urgent care clinics provide X-ray services. Well, the charges can vary from clinic to clinic, depending on the type of X-ray you requested. In this blog, we will not […]

Five Easy Tips For Food Lovers To Eat Healthy While Traveling

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You might be a foodie who loves exploring different cultural cuisines, but at the same time, you wish to maintain a healthy eating lifestyle, especially when you’re on the move.  When traveling for a family vacation or business trip, ignoring your healthy eating habits is par for the course. You might feel compelled to compromise […]