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STD Awareness: 3 Less Known And Often Misunderstood Sexually Transmitted Diseases

When it comes to STDs, most people have heard of HIV, HPV, herpes, chlamydia, gonorrhea and spyhillis. These are the most common sexually transmitted diseases. However, there are a lot more STDs that you have never heard of. This means that if you were to contract one of the less common diseases, you may not even know it. Some of them are transmitted during sex, even though you wouldn't have ever imagined such transmission. Read More 

3 Tips To Get Your Child To Take Their Medication With The Least Amount Of Hassle

If your child is sick and has been prescribed a prescription medication, you know just how difficult it can be to actually get them to take it. Below are three tips on how to get your child to take their prescription medicine so they'll be on the road to recovery quickly and with minimal fuss. Ask Your Pharmacist to Add a Flavor to the Medicine If your child is taking a liquid medication, you may want to consider asking your pharmacist like one from Nolita Chemists about flavoring options. Read More 

Problems With Your Eyes? 3 Important Reasons To See Your Optometrist Right Away

Eye problems can be a real nuisance. Things like allergies and environmental irritants can cause your eyes become red and irritated. Itching and redness are common issues that can usually be treated without an optometrist. However, there are some eye problems that are going to require immediate attention. Take a look at some of the eye problems that should be treated as an emergency. Eye Trauma Trauma to the eye can be a serious problem, especially if there is visible damage. Read More 

A Rash Decision: Do You Have One Of These Four Skin Conditions?

At some point in your life, you have probably had a skin rash. Rashes frequently come and go, and they are often no cause for concern. If your rashes are painful, exceptionally itchy, particularly unattractive, and frequent, however, schedule an appointment with a doctor. There are four primary types of rashes, all of which have independent causes. Your general practitioner can help you determine what kind of rash you have, and set you up with a treatment plan. Read More 

Enhancing The Quality Of Life For Someone With Alzheimer’s

Every 67 seconds, someone develops Alzheimer's in the United States.This is why it is so important that people take this disease seriously. Many people die every day from Alzheimer's. It is a scary disease that can inhabit anyone's brain. While there may be no cure to treat Alzheimer's yet, there are ways to make the person more comfortable who is going through it. Having memory loss can be very scary for anyone. Read More