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Improve Blood Circulation With Compression Therapy Compression socks or stockings are snug-fitting, stretchable socks that are specially designed to gently squeeze the legs for the improvement of blood flow. They work by applying pressure to the leg ...
Your Guide to Your Baby’s Tummy Time Tummy time is the term used when parents position their babies on their stomach while supervised. This is an important activity that can help your baby develop stronger neck, backs, arms, and legs. While ...
When you hear the word arthritis, you may think of your parents or grandparents and their aching joints. However, arthritis is a disease that is often incorrectly associated with age. The disease is far more complex than most people are aware of. ...
Driving on the road can be dangerous, especially because you can’t control what other drivers do. However, you can control what happens in your own vehicle. Adhering to car seat regulations can help reduce the risks of injury and death among ...
Prediabetes is just what it sounds like—high blood sugar levels which are not quite high enough to be considered type 2 diabetes, but still concerning. Someone with prediabetes has problems with producing enough insulin or responding properly ...
When you are sick or injured, you usually have three options: the doctor’s office, urgent care, or the emergency room. Knowing the function and costs of each option will help you make intelligent decisions about your health—especially ...
Why Proper Foot Care is Important If you are currently living with diabetes, it is essential that you take care of your feet. Diabetes can make you more vulnerable to foot problems because it can damage the nerves and reduce blood flow to this area. ...