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Types of Medical Gloves

Posted on Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Types of Medical Gloves

Thanks to the advanced technology in today's healthcare industry, choosing the right medical examination gloves can be a difficult task. Gloves are available in different material ranging from vinyl, latex and nitril. To make the selection process even more difficult, gloves are also categorized as sterile, non-sterile, powdered and non-powdered. Healthcare professionals ranging from nurses, caregivers, surgeons, dentists and lab technicians are required to wear either Exam Gloves or Surgical Gloves according to their job description.

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Tips to Avoid Constipation

Posted on Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Tips to Avoid Constipation

In our last post we introduced you to the, excuse us, technicalities related to the hazardous state of affairs commonly called 'constipation'. Additionally, its causes were discussed as were the most effective ways to combat the situation. As promised, we are back with the precise list of edibles that need to be a staple of your healthy diets, which also of course aid in keeping the gut motivated.

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THE C-WORD

Posted on Wednesday, May 27, 2015

THE C-WORD

If a rabbit doesn't eat enough high-fiber foods, its teeth may grow uncontrollably, piercing the roof of its mouth and knifing the base of its brain. Your brain is safe, but there's no such surety about the rest of your body. Skip the fiber and you extend an open invitation to several different cancers. You also raise your risk of diabetes and heart disease by up to 20 and 40 percent, respectively, say some scientists.

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Sun Protection

Posted on Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Sun Protection

Encouraging photo-protection is the leading preventative health strategy used by physicians involved in skin care (dermatologists, plastic surgeons, etc). Although sun avoidance is becoming increasingly more desirable, outdoor occupations and lifestyles make total avoidance impossible for many individuals. Limiting sun exposure, wearing protective clothing and using sunscreen regularly may reduce the risks of skin damage, some types of skin cancer and other harmful effects due to sun exposure.

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