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Subtle Little Signs You Should Undergo An Neurological Evaluation

When you think of someone with a neurological condition, you may picture someone with tremors or seizures. Many neurological disorders do eventually progress to the point of causing these symptoms. But they're not always as obvious in the beginning. In fact, many people who are diagnosed with nerve disorders realize, after the fact, that some symptoms they assumed were normal were actually early warning signs. Don't make the same mistake! If you have any of these subtle little warning signs, see a neurological specialist soon. Read More 

Benefits of Minimally Invasive Spinal Injury

When you have back pain, you may need back surgery as a form of treatment. Your doctor may recommend spinal surgery if you've got a serious back problem that medicine and therapy haven't been able to cure. Spine problems such as scoliosis, broken vertebra, spine tumors, infected spines, and contraction of the spinal canal may require surgery. The standard spinal surgery method is known as open surgery. Here, doctors create a long cut at the back and spread or remove the tissues and muscle to create access to the spine. Read More 

LASIK May Be Worth It Even If You Still Need Glasses Afterwards

LASIK surgery is often advertised as an alternative to glasses and contact lenses. And for many people, it is exactly that. So, you may be surprised and even a bit turned off if a surgeon tells you that you'll still need to wear glasses after LASIK surgery. Many patients just walk away and figure LASIK is not for them after getting this news. However, LASIK can still be worth it, even if you need to wear glasses afterward. Read More 

Tips For Success On An Eat-Anything Diet

Some diets eliminate certain food groups. Others are even more restrictive and tell you exactly what foods to eat. And then, there are the eat-anything diets. These don't put any exact restrictions on what foods you eat, although they may specify how many calories you can eat or make general recommendations for portion sizes. At first, an eat-anything diet may sound like a recipe for failure, but done right, these diets often do lead to weight loss. Read More 

How A Stroke Group Helps Older Adults Who Experience A Stroke Alone

Living alone as an older adult is not an uncommon situation, but it can be a challenge for many people. For instance, experiencing a stroke in this situation can be problematic for many and may cause a myriad of different emotional struggles that may be hard to overcome. Thankfully, a high-quality stroke support group may provide them with the help and support needed. The Emotional Impact of a Stroke Can Be High Read More