Hematoma Lump Won’t Go Away

When you have a hematoma lump, you should turn your attention toward your overall health and in most cases, it’s required to check with a doctor. Hematomas can appear due to a variety of reasons and health conditions and not all of them are serious.  However, if you have a hematoma lump that won’t...

Can You Fly With A Broken Nose?

Can You Fly With A Broken Nose?

Flying with a broken nose is not necessary fun but it can be a must in certain circumstances. However, some airplane companies might not allow you to fly with them if you have such an injury.  And the reasons for this are vast. One of those reasons is your safety because high altitudes come...

Sleeping With Sling After Shoulder Surgery

Sleeping With Sling After Shoulder Surgery

Using a sling is more important than you might think, after a shoulder surgery. It is a fair part of the treatment and recovery and you should wear it as much as your doctor suggests you to. It might be uncomfortable to wear your sling all the time, especially when you are sleeping but...

Bursitis Elbow Surgery Recovery Time

Bursitis Elbow Surgery Recovery Time

The recovery from a bursitis elbow surgery is not as challenging as it may seem but it is a serious process and it should be treated as such. You have to understand that each person heals in a different way when it comes to such a surgery, even if there are certain common guidelines...

Travel After Hip Replacement Surgery

Travel After Hip Replacement Surgery

A hip replacement surgery is a serious intervention and it should be treated as such even after the operation because it comes with certain precautions that need to be followed. These precautions as well as the doctor’s instructions will lead to a safer and faster recovery. Travelling can be done quick after a hip...

Carpal Tunnel Surgery Post Op Care

Carpal Tunnel Surgery Post Op Care

As common as carpal tunnel surgery is, it also requires certain care that you need to consider after the operation is done. Be prepared to feel your hand numb and deal with some mild pain as soon as you get in the postoperative care.  This type of discomfort can last as little as a...

Top 10 Reasons People Give for Having Plastic Surgery

Top 10 Reasons People Give for Having Plastic Surgery

Plastic surgery is not just for the rich and famous, although it seems more and more if you are rich, and in the spotlight, you’ve “had work done.” The tabloids LOVE it when a celebrity gets work done. “OMG did you notice that Cameron Diaz has less smile lines around her eyes?” But the...

How long after surgery can I fly?

How long after surgery can I fly?

What complications can flying cause?                   How long after surgery can I fly? It’s natural to want to jump right back into your life’s activities after surgery. And in many cases, you can ease in to normal activities fairly quickly. However, air travel may not be...

Can Abdominal Surgery Cause Diverticulosis

Can Abdominal Surgery Cause Diverticulosis

What is diverticulosis? Diverticulosis is the condition of the bowel or sometimes referred to as the colon which presents as pockets in the bowel which has been caused by weakness of the muscle layers in the colon wall.  These pockets are more common in the sigmoid colon, which is a common place for increased pressure. Diverticulosis...

What is Virtual Surgery and How Does This Benefit Patients?

What is Virtual Surgery and How Does This Benefit Patients?

If you’re preparing for surgery of any kind, or if a loved one will be operated on, chances are good you’re nervous – maybe even terrified. And the anxiety keeps building from the time you schedule the surgery until the moment the anesthetic starts to take effect. The anxiety stems from uncertainty. Things could...

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