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It’s no secret that physicians lead incredibly hectic lives. Balancing home life with patient care can sometimes be a challenge. One thing doctors should never cut corners on is patient education. Doctors serve as the first line of education when it comes to patient health....

How the Influenza A Virus is Spread The influenza virus is an airborne virus that spreads from the infected person when he or she coughs or sneezes. People often develop the infection upon touching something that has the virus on it, like clothing, etc. and touching...

Lipodystrophy describes the spectrum of changes in the fatty tissues of people who are HIV positive. This condition can include either a loss or gain of fatty tissue and can be a side effect of prescribed HIV medications. Symptoms of lipodystrophy may include: An accumulation...

A chemical peel is one method used to enhance the look of skin on the hands, neck or face. The process includes applying a chemical solution to the skin which instigates exfoliation of the skin and it’s eventual removal. This process results in regenerated skin...

Most of us classify certain professions according to our limited knowledge of them. We make generalizations about those in these professions according to what we believe to be true of them. For example, we put generalizations on doctors believing they can create miracles and that...

High-deductible plans are more common today because of the low insurance premium they offer. This will automatically reduce the amount of money you have to pay for health insurance annually. However, when you need medical care and your deductible is very high, you will most...