Tag: surgery recovery

Understanding Some Of The Causes Of Dry Eyes

Understanding Some Of The Causes Of Dry Eyes

[ 0 ] 2012-05-24 | |

It is by no means news to anyone that our eyes are extremely sensitive. The level of discomfort and pain that we can feel from shampoo, a speck of dust or an eyelash in the eye is a quick reminder of this sensitivity. It is not only foreign objects in the eye that can cause […]

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Understanding The Health Benefits Of Music When Recovering

[ 0 ] 2012-03-29 | |

Although there is certainly no universal concept of good music, it is hard to argue with the ability of music we like to improve our mood. But, music also offers important benefits when used to enhance our recovery after injury or a medical procedure. Given that much of the healing process can be unpredictable and challenging, it is important to know and take advantage of the ability of music to help us heal.

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Heart Valve Repair Advancing At A Strong, Steady Beat

Heart Valve Repair Advancing At A Strong, Steady Beat

[ 0 ] 2011-05-04 | |

Despite showing an impressive resiliency with its ability to pump blood for our entire lives, the human heart can still suffer from defects and mechanical failure. In particular, the valves of the human heart can have problems that cause the heart to work harder and harder just to move blood through our systems. Fortunately, repair of heart valves is becoming an increasingly safer medical procedure.

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Doctors Putting The Bed Rest Prescription To Bed

Doctors Putting The Bed Rest Prescription To Bed

[ 0 ] 2010-10-31 | |

As a standard prescription to promote healing, bed rest long has been regarded by patients and doctors alike as an important part of the healing process. However, the value of being on one’s back is now very much losing its appeal.

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