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Health is one of the most important things we need to consider, not just for ourselves but our families. For some great articles on how you can achieve good health, this section is a must read!
Lung Flute

What Is a Lung Flute?

A Lung flute is one of the many medical airway accessories developed by Medical Acoustics, LLC. It is a handy device approved by the...
Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Disease

Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Disease (UCTD)

The terminology Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Disease is used in describing conditions or disorders in people who present symptoms and are diagnosed with a systemic...
RAS Syndrome

What Is RAS Syndrome (RA-Syndrome)?

RAS Syndrome, at first the term sounds like a medical disease to the ears. Although there is a disease medically known as RAS disease...
Flat Warts

What Are Flat Warts?

Flat warts, also known as juvenile warts, are small, smooth, and flat-topped bumps the size of pinheads. These warts can be either flesh-colored or...
Zika Virus

What Is Zika Virus?

The Zika virus is a flavivirus transmitted from mosquitoes and is majorly found in the world's tropical and subtropical areas. The virus was first...
Connective Tissues

What Are Connective Tissues?

The term connective tissue was coined in 1830 by Johannes Peter Muller in German, Bindegewebe. The tissue was already recognized as a distinct class in the...
Mixed Connective Tissue Disease

What Is Mixed Connective Tissue Disease?

Mixed connective tissue diseases (MCTD) are a group of rare autoimmune conditions characterized by signs and symptoms seen in three various connective tissue abnormalities:...

What Is Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)?

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is a lifesaving emergency procedure that aims to preserve the flow of blood and oxygen through the body when a person’s...
Dercum’s Disease

What Is Dercum’s Disease?

Dercum’s disease is recently either referred to as Adiposis dolorosa, Anders’ syndrome, lipomatosis dolorosa, or Dercum-Vitaut syndrome. Dercum’s disease is a rare connective tissue...
Nursing Homes

What Nursing Homes Need to Move Past the Pandemic

2020 was a dark year for long-term care facilities. Over a third of American deaths occurred in nursing homes. In some states, that figure...