What Causes Recurrent Fever in Adults?
A fever is one of the most obvious signs that you have an infection. But what if you get fevers regularly? Frequent fevers don’t always mean you have a serious problem. However, they do usually mean you should see a doctor. Below, we will go over some common causes of recurrent fever in adults. We’ll […]
Ultrasound Vs. MRI For Diagnosis
Doctors use lots of different imaging tools to get to the bottom of their patients’ health concerns. Ultrasounds and MRIs are two of the most common options. But what’s the difference between these two machines? And when do doctors usually choose each one? Let’s compare ultrasound vs. MRI technology below. What is an Ultrasound? Sound […]
Are There Pros and Cons to the Flu Shot? Here’s What the Experts Say.
We get it: the flu shot can be scary. Lots of people (kids and adults alike!) are uncomfortable around needles. So the flu shot might be slightly painful- but is it dangerous? There are lots of people who claim there are pros and cons of the flu shot. Some even claim that the negatives outweigh […]
Join the Fight: Houston Clinical Trials For COVID-19 Research
Coronavirus cases are still rising across the US. While we know that measures like social distancing can slow the spread, these measures are still not a cure for the disease. However, scientists are using clinical trials to research COVID-19. With these studies, doctors are learning how to treat the condition and are even developing vaccines. […]
Persistent Pain? 5 Signs it Could Be Arthritis
Arthritis is a common but very painful condition. There are different types of arthritis, and all patients will experience different symptoms. However, there are some common signs that you may have a form of arthritis. If you have any of the symptoms below, then contact a doctor. 1. Persistent Pain in the Joints This is […]
Can You Exercise After Flu Shot? What About Other Vaccines?
Annual flu shots are very important, as are other vaccines. While vaccines are quick and easy, they sometimes might require a little down-time. Does this mean that it’s best to skip the gym session? Not necessarily. However, there are some tips you should know before you work out. Read on to learn how to properly […]
Should You Worry About Redness and Swelling After Vaccination?
Vaccines are a safe and effective way to protect people from diseases. However, some vaccines do cause side effects. While these are usually mild, they can still be scary. Luckily, there is usually nothing to worry about. Below, we will share some common side effects of getting a shot- and also how to feel better […]
Diabetes Clinical Trials- What Patients Need to Know
Are you struggling with type 2 diabetes? This is one of the most common health conditions in the United States. However, that doesn’t mean that the condition is always easy to deal with. While some patients find relief quickly, others struggle to find a management plan that works for them. If you are having a […]
Perimenopause Headaches Daily? Here’s How to Find Relief
Perimenopause comes with its fair share of changes. However, daily headaches are a problem that many women do not prepare for. Not surprisingly, hormone shifts are to blame for this head pain. Below, we will explain what is causing your daily headaches. We will also give you some tips on finally finding relief. The Link […]
Creating Your COPD Action Plan
If you have COPD, then you know the road ahead of you will be challenging. However, that does not mean that dealing with your disease is impossible. In fact, with a little bit of planning, you can create a lifestyle plan to help you live well with COPD. Below, we will give you some tips […]