How to Know When You Need a Hearing Test

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Many people could not imagine living in a world where they can't hear the sounds around them. However, hearing loss can happen to people of all ages. The good news is that it is possible to treat this problem if you catch it early enough through a hearing test. Here are a few signs you may need to schedule a hearing test. You Often Ask People to Repeat Themselves It is not unusual to ask people to repeat what they said on occasion.

17 May 2021

The "Tooth" About Why An Implant Is Better Than A Bridge

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For years, dentists would replace missing teeth with what's known as a bridge — a false tooth that attaches to the neighboring teeth. Over the past few decades, however, bridges have become less common. Now, dentists typically recommend dental implants for patients with missing teeth. Sometimes patients assume this is because a dentist can charge more for an implant than for a bridge. Indeed, implants do come at a higher price point.

23 April 2021

3 Signs You Should Allergy Test Your Child

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Your child may not have any idea what is causing his headaches, his runny nose, or his watery eyes, but it could be allergies. If your child has seasonal allergies, it can sometimes be confused with other illnesses. The same can be said for food allergies, or other types of allergies as well. If you aren't sure if what you are dealing with is allergies, or something else, you may be wondering when to have your child allergy tested.

22 March 2021

The Pros And Cons Of Getting A Brow Lift

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If the upper half of your face has started to look a bit saggy and wrinkly, you may want to look into getting a brow lift. It's a relatively simple cosmetic surgery in which incisions are made along the top of your forehead, and the skin is lifted and tightened. Essentially, it is like a face lift, but it only addresses the top half of your face. A brow lift can be really beneficial, but it's still important to do your homework and consider the following pros and cons before you sign yourself up for the procedure.

11 February 2021

How Acupuncture Helps With Persistent Nasal Congestion

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Sinus problems may affect some people temporarily and only during certain times of the year but others may suffer from intensive and regular sinus issues. Persistent nasal congestion, for example, affects many individuals around the world and is very difficult for some to handle. Thankfully, alternative care options like acupuncture can provide them with the help that they need. Persistent Nasal Congestion Can Be Very Painful Nasal congestion can cause a large amount of pressure in the head that can trigger a variety of headaches.

6 January 2021

Options For Cremation Urns And Keepsakes

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Previously, if one had a loved one cremated, it was necessary to store a memorial urn with care for years to come. These items could be difficult to take proper care of, especially as individuals move, families blend, and generations pass. There are now numerous additional options available for cremation urns and keepsakes. These add a bit of flexibility to the cremation process and provide individuals with unique ways to memorialize their loved ones.

2 December 2020

Common Misconceptions About Speech Therapy

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Many people benefit from speech therapy early in life. Maybe you had speech therapy as a child, or maybe you've been told that your child could benefit from some sessions with a speech therapist. In either case, it is important to know what you're getting into. Unfortunately, there are some misconceptions floating around about speech therapy. This article will dispel them for you so that you can pursue therapy with confidence and knowledge.

3 November 2020