Health Medical

About Me
Dealing with the Doctor

My name is Adrian and I am an old timer. The next time my birthday rolls around, I will be 71 years old. I still like to keep my mind active and learn new skills so I decided to ask my grandson about the internet and he taught me how to write this blog. This blog is about dealing with doctors. Over the years, I have had my fair share of appointments with the doctor and believe me, as I get older, they become more frequent as I have to manage various medical conditions. I hope you find my blog useful if you are unwell.


A guide to knee replacement surgery

12 September 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

A knee replacement is a common type of orthopaedic surgery, which involves replacing a diseased or worn knee with a prosthetic. Here is a brief explanation of this type of medical procedure. When is this operation necessary? This procedure is necessary in instances where the level of deterioration or damage to the knee is causing the person constant, severe pain and is affecting their ability to remain mobile and physically active. Read More …

What to Do When You Find out Your Child Is Bullying Others

5 September 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

"Are you sure it's not your child who's the bully?" is a line almost all parents have heard when bringing up their child's school troubles with a teacher or another parent. In many cases, the question is baseless. However, some parents do find themselves in the unfortunate position of learning that their child is the one bullying others. Learning that your child is a bully can both troubling and heart-breaking, but it's important to remember that you can address the problem. Read More …

5 Advantages to Getting Teeth Whitening Done in a Clinic Rather Than at Home

29 August 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

When it comes to teeth whitening, you can do it at home, but you may want to do it in a dental clinic instead. In fact, there are key advantages to having your teeth whitening done in an office rather than at home. Here are five of the advantages you may want to consider. 1. Stronger Products Generally, when you whiten your teeth with an at-home kit, the kit uses some peroxide. Read More …

How to Stay Healthy After Pulmonary Embolism Surgery

28 August 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Pulmonary embolism is the sudden blockage of one of the major arteries in one of your lungs. This article discusses some of the ways through which you can protect your health after undergoing surgery to remove the clot blocking an artery in your lung. Stay Active One of the best ways to stay healthy after pulmonary embolism surgery is to keep active by doing exercises regularly. It is also important for you to stretch your legs or walk after each hour during a long car or plane trip. Read More …