Ibd Sufferers: You Can End the Struggle

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Ibd Sufferers: You Can End the Struggle

I was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis eight years ago, and I was told that I would likely struggle with flare-ups for the rest of my life. I heard stories of other sufferers who had to eventually have their colons removed, and I became determined to not become part of this statistic. I was prescribed a daily medication that helps manage my condition, and although I don't like taking pills, I realize I need it to keep my colon healthy. I still experienced flares, so I began an elimination diet recommended by my doctor and found my "trigger" foods. I have now been flare-free for two years! I created this blog to help remind others with IBD that there is hope. You can end the constant struggle if you work with your doctor to try different methods of controlling your disease.

The Importance Of Using Pediatric Dental Care Services For Your Child

As a parent, your first priority might involve taking the best care of your child's health. You want your child to be as healthy as possible and have a strong immune system. However, your child's health may depend on more than just undergoing regular physicals and getting immunizations at the primary care doctor's office. You may further enhance your child's overall wellness by investing in timely pediatric dental care services. Read More 

Should Someone With Gender Dysphoria Talk To A Psychiatrist?

Gender dysphoria (GD) is when there's a contradiction between a person's assigned gender at birth and the gender they actually identify with. The notion of gender being assigned is fairly clinical and is simply based upon a visual confirmation of a newborn baby's sex organs. An acknowledgement of GD can be the first step towards gender transition; however, this is not an automatic outcome. GD can be a time of great emotional, psychological, and social complexity, and you will need some assistance during the process — whether or not this eventually leads to gender transition. Read More 

When Is It Necessary To See A Sports Medicine Doctor?

Sports medicine doctors are medical professionals who diagnose and treat injuries that result from sports and exercise. These professionals can treat athletes of all ages and work in a variety of settings, from emergency rooms to doctor's offices. It is important to know when you may need care from this medical professional. Here are a few signs you need to see a sports medicine doctor.  You Have Suffered a Sports Injury Read More 

Choosing Orthopedic Shoes That Work With You, Not Against You

Orthopedic shoes can be life changing when you are on your feet all day or if you suffer from ongoing foot ailments like plantar fasciitis or Achilles tendinitis. However, you have to choose the right orthopedic shoes to ensure they help you, rather than making things worse. Here are some tips to help you do just that. Go somewhere in person and try the shoes on. These days, you can buy almost anything over the internet, including orthopedic shoes. Read More 

What Is Hay Fever?

If you have seasonal allergies, you may have heard of the condition known as hay fever. Hay fever is common during specific times of the year when allergens are in the air. Allergens impact each people differently, which means that you may be hit harder by allergies than others. Here's what you need to know about hay fever. What Causes Hay Fever? Hay fever is linked to the allergens in the air, which means that this condition is most often linked to spores, grasses, weeds, and pollen in the air. Read More