Mental Health

Learn how telehealth solutions help clinics increase patient retention, build a better workflow, improve patient outcomes, and reach underserved demographics. In response to consistently strong demand, many clinics have already embraced telehealth as an alternative method of communicating with and providing services to patients. According to a McKinsey survey, 40% of telehealth services consumers look
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Depression can have a severe negative impact on many areas of one’s life. Keep reading to learn more about depression and how to overcome it. Depression can have a severe negative impact on many areas of one’s life, from relationships and self-esteem to professional growth. So, it’s no surprise that many people with this disorder
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Photo by Sandro Tavares @ Pexels. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, heart disease and cancer are men’s leading causes of death.1 Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men worldwide, with more than 1.4 million new cases reported in 2020 alone.2  This alarming data is why there is the
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Photo Credit: Jacob Colvin. Genetics is the code of life. Genetics can reveal a myriad of information about our bodies. Genetic wellness testing is a powerful tool with medical and non-medical applications.  Genetic testing can tell us whether we’ve inherited specific genes from our parents. Some of these genes make us more susceptible to developing
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Photo credit: Pixelshot @Canva The data is in on late-night eating.Traditional weight loss approaches focused on diet and physical activity. However, current evidence shows factors like meal timing and sleep deprivation as barriers to weight loss.1,2,3 While there is no best weight loss program, eating late may be your cause of weight gain.3,4 Meal-timing matters
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Introduction The effectiveness of wearing facemasks and surgical respirators has been a contentious issue from the very start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Of course, prevention can’t be solely based on wearing masks but also combined with proper sanitation, hand-washing and social distancing. Masks have always been recommended by all health professionals. Especially in settings such
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In recent years, the prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) has been alarming. The World Health Organization predicts a diabetes surge of 39% between 2000 and 2030, or an estimated 366 million people being affected.1  With diabetes, cardiovascular risks add to the complexity and need for interventions. The question at hand is the effectiveness
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Artificial sweeteners vs. sugar Aspartame and sucralose are popular amongst consumers looking for a healthy sugar substitute. Attacking sugar as the cause of obesity and heart disease is a typical practice. The use of artificial sweeteners continues to be studied. New data is contraindicating the trend of artificial sweeteners as a healthy alternative. Some of
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Sharp jawlines. Chiseled cheekbones. Defined facial contours. It seems like today; these features are something of a prerequisite in Hollywood… but how?  Three words: buccal fat removal. For years, it seems like the Hollywood elite kept this trendy aesthetic procedure on the hush-hush; whispers about its magical powers to permanently contour faces are saved for
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Memory loss is one of the most common issues among seniors, their families, and caregivers. It’s normal to forget where you put your keys, what you were supposed to pick up at the store, or even skip medications from time to time as you age. While there are no guarantees regarding memory loss prevention and
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Strokes can be life-changing and debilitating for someone who experiences one. Drug use and substance abuse can contribute to a person having a stroke, even for young people who appear healthy without underlying health problems. What Is a Stroke?Your brain depends on an uninterrupted supply of oxygenated blood to function efficiently. If for some reason,
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