Archive | October, 2014

8 Ways To Manage And Cope With The Pain Of Rheumatoid Arthritis

03 Oct

Rheumatoid Arthritis is one of the most disabling types of arthritis, affecting 1.3 American’s per year, and causes daily pain, depression and sometimes even anger.  Although there is no current cure, there are 8 things that you can do daily to help you to better manage and cope with the pain you are feeling from […]

Updating Personal Information In EHR: Medical Practice Legal Responsibilities

03 Oct

Medical practices in the United States must now follow strict regulations about the way they handle patient data. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) aims to protect the security and privacy of patient data held in computerized systems and electronic health records (EHR). If your medical practice stores patient information electronically, patients will […]

4 Breast Conditions That Are Commonly Mistaken As Cancer

02 Oct

It is estimated that one in every eight women will develop breast cancer throughout their lifetime. Of this, around 17% of patients will die from the condition. These statistics highlight the severity of the condition and how crucial it is to undergo regular breast screening with experienced doctors. However, many women believe that any symptom […]

How To Treat Your Pregnancy-Induced Acne

01 Oct

If you are currently pregnant, you may have already gotten compliments on your new natural glow.¬†Unfortunately, the hormonal spikes that come with pregnancy can also cause a major increase in oil production and changes in your skin chemistry, often resulting in acne flare-ups. In addition, many women who rely on hormonal birth control to keep […]