Making phone calls, accessing the internet and using various apps are among the top uses of smartphones, but this relatively new technology has also opened up many doors for people with certain disabilities. Certain apps can help turn your smartphone into a hearing device. If you wear hearing aids, your smartphone can help you manage your hearing devices so they work properly and help you hear at the volume and clarity that's most comfortable for you.
If you suffer from cataracts that are beginning to affect your daily vision, you may be researching your surgical treatment options. Laser cataract surgery offers tremendous advantages over traditional scalpel surgery when it comes to precision, cost, and healing time -- but like any type of surgery, it is not without potential complications. However, by taking a few preventive measures before surgery and while recovering, you can significantly minimize your odds of developing any complications that may slow your healing time.
Hearing loss is a problem that is often associated with the aging process. However, while it is true that growing older can result in gradual hearing loss, the fact is, this is a problem that can occur at any age. Many factors can contribute to the damaging of the cochlea, the part of your inner ear that is responsible for transmitted audio information to the brain. Thankfully, some of the most common causes of hearing loss can be avoided.
If you are expecting a baby and you already have one or more, you know your recovery is going to be different following your first baby. Remember how you could sleep all day when the baby slept? Remember all those hours smiling at your sweetie's chubby cheeks and smooth skin? It seemed you had all the time in the world to cherish every moment with your new baby as you recovered from childbirth.
Many people go through their daily routines with a lack of self confidence that can be attributed to poor dental health. Thankfully, there are now solutions that can make your teeth healthy and strong while simultaneously being subtle and hard to detect. Invisible braces are at the top of the list of these solutions, and if you've chosen to go down that road, you need to be sure to take care of them.