Oral Side Effects of Medications: What You Need to Know

Dumb Little Man

Although helpful, not all medications are free of side effects. To help you understand better, here are the most common oral side effects of medications and what you can do about them. Some medications can alter your sense of taste, which is also known as dysgeusia. It happens frequently to elders who take multiple medications for their ailments. Generally, the change in taste is temporary and goes away when you stop the medication.

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5 Surprising Facts About Medical Tourism

Dumb Little Man

The number of people deciding to jump on a plane to seek medical care abroad has been steadily increasing in the last few years, and according to Patients Beyond Borders , 11 million people travel to a different country each year for medical purposes.

7 Medical Procedures That Are Not Covered by Health Insurance

Dumb Little Man

Many people apply for a health insurance in the hopes that whenever they have medical problems, it can help them cover the costs. Unfortunately, a lot of people aren’t aware that there are certain medical services not covered by insurance. Certain dental procedures are covered by your health insurance but only if they are deemed as “medically necessary”. Unfortunately, despite their popularity, they aren’t covered by medical insurances.

5 Derogatory Adjectives Derived from Words for Medical Conditions

Daily Writing Tips

Mangy , meaning “bare” or “worn,” or “seedy” or “shabby,” stems from the medical condition known as mange, caused by parasitic mites that lodge themselves in skin or in hair follicles. Original post: 5 Derogatory Adjectives Derived from Words for Medical Conditions.

The Best Tips On How to Be A Successful Medical Representative

Dumb Little Man

As a medical sales pro, you’re no stranger to the mountains and valleys associated with loving your career. Luckily, for many in this field, happiness associated with their medical sales jobs is higher than ever. In fact, according to a report, 76% of medical sales representatives are satisfied with their jobs. These medical sales pros know the secret to being happy in a demanding field and that is to be your greatest advocate.

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Infographic: Obamacare and Small Business

The Small Business Blog

Most employers in the US are now required to provide medical insurance for their employees or contribute towards… Read the full article here: Infographic: Obamacare and Small Business on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG.

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Customer service is not an option for medical and dental practices

Service Untitled

Medical and dental practices should provide their patients with positive customer experiences; after all aren’t we as patients still consumers who pay for services rendered either through our insurance companies or directly out of our debit accounts?

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Daily Writing Tips

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What to Ask Your Pharmacist

Dumb Little Man

To safely use your medications to their full benefit, there are questions every patient should ask the pharmacist. All medications are dispensed with written information about the drug, and most of the printed information is easily understood.

2017 170

Drug Side Effects: More Dangerous Than You Think

Dumb Little Man

Many times the side effects of a single prescription medication are negligible. Sometimes, however, those side effects can be so severe you have to do a cost-benefit analysis weighing whether you are better off with or without the medication.

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The Happiness Diet: 5 Food Habits That Can Reverse Depression and Actually Make You Happier

Dumb Little Man

Medicating (over-medicating) people for depression is also on the rise – by over 400% ( SOURCE :) So what’s going on here? Did you know that just a few surprising dietary tweaks can boost your happiness, and help speed up recovery from depression?

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Important Tips On How To Find A New Doctor

Dumb Little Man

If your physician does not refer to your medical records before prescribing medication or performing procedures, has a questionable reputation or does not specialize in your condition, it is advisable to find someone else to take care of your health. •

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Drones for High Value Deliveries

Small Business Labs

Since 2016 they've been using drones (more properly referred to as  unmanned aircraft systems ) to deliver blood and medical supplies in the African nation of Rwanda. We hear a lot about drones delivering pizza here in the U.S. We also hear about driverless cars delivering pizza.

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5 Reasons Why the World Needs More Naturopathic Physicians

Dumb Little Man

They are as good, or even better, than your conventional medical doctors. Conventional medical practitioners can tell you what you need to do to be healthy, like quitting smoking, eating a healthy diet and exercising.

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What To Look For In Health Insurance Plans for Parents

Dumb Little Man

The sum insured should be sufficient to cover your parents’ medical expenses. Stay informed about the medical inflation rate and then decide accordingly. When finding the best medical insurance for parents, you need to consider all the coverage factors and go for the policy that comes with the lowest premium. When an emergency occurs, you can take advantage of your policy by seeking medical help and assistance from network hospitals.

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Style Quiz #15: Redundancy

Daily Writing Tips

The Medical Examiner was called to the building where a dead corpse had been found. Original : The Medical Examiner was called to the building where a dead corpse had been found. Correct : The Medical Examiner was called to the building where a corpse had been found.

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5 Financial Emergencies Everyone Must Be Prepared For

Dumb Little Man

The costliest expenses in today’s times would surely be medical expenses, which we often prepare for. Sudden Medical Expenses. What they conveniently forget is that accidents and medical situations can happen unexpectedly, and they bring with them massive financial burdens.

2017 187

How to Flatten Adjective Stacks

Daily Writing Tips

The following list from an actual document represents the problems with adjective stacking; it can be confusing and fatiguing: Penetration testing for key medical devices. Medical device procurement process consulting. Medical device security program remediation support.

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5 Reasons Why the World Needs More Naturopathic Physicians

Dumb Little Man

They are as good, or even better, than your conventional medical doctors. Conventional medical practitioners can tell you what you need to do to be healthy, like quitting smoking, eating a healthy diet and exercising.

2016 203

Workers’ Compensation in Arizona and Employee Rights

Small Business CEO

Employers have a responsibility to cultivate a safe working environment, prevent accidents, and provide proper medical assistance to employees who are hurt while working.

2018 56

How To Select A Billing Company For Your Business

Small Business CEO

Medical billing forms a critical pillar in the healthcare practice. The activities may include medical coding and processing claims , handling insurance firms, and following up on unpaid patient accounts. Top 5 Benefits of Outsourcing a Billing Company over In-house Billing.

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Know Your Numbers. Additional Health Tests to Demand from Your Doctor

Dumb Little Man

While mirrors and scales don’t lie, the best way to determine how healthy you are is by taking some key medical tests. As a professional fitness coach and nutritionist, my job is to recommend the most effective health solutions for individuals.

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Technology of the week: iTranslate

Practically Perfect PA

iTranslate enables travellers, students, business professionals, employers and medical staff to read, write and speak in 90 languages, anywhere in the world. What is iTranslate.

2017 207

3 Ways Office Employees Can Get Better Insurance

Small Business CEO

While the Department of Labour’s Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs (OWCP) offers various compensation programs (that provide wage replacement benefits, medical treatment, and other benefits) your employer’s health insurance programs may not fully take care of you or your family.

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Legal Liability in the Workplace

Small Business CEO

Or we might think of it as someone suing for medical bills after a texting driver plows into their car at an intersection.… America is a fairly litigious society, although we’re not quite as bad as our reputation suggests.

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What You Should Know Before Becoming A Pharmacy Tech

Dumb Little Man

They distribute prescription medications to customers and work closely under the supervision of pharmacists. Some of their other tasks include: Measuring the proper amounts of medication. In a hospital setting, a pharmacy tech may make rounds in the hospital, distributing medications to patients. Discovering a new career is exciting, frightening, and a process full of self-discovery.

2018 117

Top Five Misconceptions About Home Remedies

Dumb Little Man

Prescription medications, invasive tests, and surgeries replaced plant medicine and natural remedies. Instead of getting healthier, though, many people found that these supposed modern medical treatments were making them feel worse. You Can’t Use Naturopathic Remedies with Prescription Medications. Neither of them can interfere with any other medication. Many remedies block the absorption of important medications, so be cautious when using them together.

2017 143

8 Drug Addiction Treatment Programs To Help You Break Free

Dumb Little Man

To ensure patient safety, medical and health experts must first assess a patient thoroughly to ensure that their plan of treatment will be effective and safe. If you are really serious about getting out of the shackles of drug addiction, medical care and support should be your top priority.

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Style Quiz #13: Parallel Run-In Lists

Daily Writing Tips

She continues to suffer pain and anguish, incur medical expenses, and has been unable to carry out her usual duties and activities. Original: She continues to suffer pain and anguish, incur medical expenses, and has been unable to carry out her usual duties and activities.

2017 68

Have You Been Triaged Yet?

Business Writing

When I sat in a doctor's waiting room with my father this afternoon, a medical staff member asked a man sitting near. My example today is not from business writing, but I am sure we can relearn something from it. Gems of Language Writing Tips

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Timeline Of A Personal Injury Lawsuit

Dumb Little Man

Seek Medical Attention. Immediately following an accident, it is paramount for the victim to seek medical care in order to minimize the severity of injuries. The investigation of the claims and medical records will start immediately once the lawyer agrees that your claims are worth filing in the law court. You can justify this by answering relevant questions from the solicitor and giving him access to your medical records.

2017 153

Filing system technique

Clutter Coach

Having financial stuff together, medical stuff together, that kind of thing. Keep it a bit loose so you can pop medical documents into the medical folder and not have to hunt down a specific medical folder out of 20. by Using a pre-made file system can be a great idea, but only if you buy into it completely.

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Acne During Pregnancy: What Is The Best Treatment?

Dumb Little Man

Conventional acne medications can make your skin vulnerable to sun damage. One of the medications that revolutionized acne treatment is Isotretinoin. Based on research studies, the amounts absorbed from these medications is low. Taking these medications can inhibit bone growth and discolor your teeth permanently. You are waiting for what is going to be the most memorable moment in your life- giving birth to your first baby.

2018 154

4 Essential Checkups You Should Have Each Year

Dumb Little Man

Since there are so many medical conditions that can occur without presenting many physical symptoms, the annual physical is necessary to ensure you remain healthy. It can be difficult to get yourself to regularly visit the doctor, but it is an essential process to ensure that you are healthy.

2016 178

3 Cases of Superfluous Wording

Daily Writing Tips

We have managed projects for both healthcare providers as well as medical-device manufacturers. Certain types of words that may be of no use nevertheless often stealthily make their way into sentences like gate crashers.

2017 88

10 Habits That Can Prevent Heart Disease

Dumb Little Man

According to medical specialists in the field, the best way to lower the risks of developing heart disease is getting the right information and implementing preventative lifestyle changes. Why would your dear old faithful heart get a heart disease, right?

2016 278

How The Pharmaceutical Industry Went From Strength to Strength

Small Business CEO

Manufacturers of medical goods and associated services such as pharmacy chains have done very well in recent years, owing to a variety of factors. Some industries have struggled of late.

2017 56

Open Sources – Communication Platform Online Volunteering Opportunity

Andrea Kalli

– “Me and some other medical providers & doctors out of New England run a small humble medical nonprofit where we go to East Africa and Latin America each year in third world developing countries but now created a online Skype system where ANY college-educated person (any age) can actually contact a nonprofit leader in some local village or city overseas, and from Skype, can help them with their work or problem-solving or even tutor them if the person is educated enough.

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10 Wonderful Benefits of Traveling

Dumb Little Man

If you are a patient and taking medication for a disease, do not forget to carry your medication. Those susceptible to allergy should carry allergy medication.

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10 Wonderful Benefits of Traveling

Dumb Little Man

If you are a patient and taking medication for a disease, do not forget to carry your medication. Those susceptible to allergy should carry allergy medication.

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