• Commonly Asked Questions About Birth Control Medications & IUDs

    If you have been paying any attention at all to birth control options, you know how effective the birth control pill is. Now that women can obtain birth control pills without a prescription at pharmacies in Oregon and California, women are growing increasing curious about their own birth control options. The more women are interested in birth control pills, the more commonly you will see clinical research performed by companies like Quintiles on new varieties, and the more women will consider shifting between IUDs and birth control pills.

  • When You Want This Baby To Be The Last: Family Planning Tips For You

    When you and your spouse or partner are expecting a baby, it is an exciting and important time in your lives. However, if you are also hoping for this child you are expecting to be your last, you may wonder what you can do to make sure that your goal is the reality. There are many different ways that you and your partner can go about family planning. Get to know a few of the ways that you can be sure you stay in control of how many children you have so that your family can be complete, happy, and healthy.

  • What You Should Know About Breast Reconstruction

    When you have had the unfortunate experience of dealing with breast cancer, you may have a difficult time seeing the light at the end of the tunnel where you will be cancer-free and ready to focus your thoughts and energy on something else. However, once you have overcome your breast cancer, you may find yourself considering whether or not to get breast reconstruction surgery. Before you make your final decision about breast reconstruction surgery, you should get to know some of the important facts about breast reconstruction so that you can be sure you are making the best possible decision for yourself and your situation.

  • 4 Things You Need To Know About Asteatotic Eczema

    Asteatotic eczema, also called eczema craquelé or xerotic eczema, is a skin condition characterized by dry, cracked, itchy skin. Here are four things you need to know about asteatotic eczema. What are the signs of asteatotic eczema? If you have asteatotic eczema, you'll notice that areas of your skin are dry, cracked, and scaly. These areas will be intensely itchy, and when you itch them, red, raised lesions known as plaques will develop on your skin.

  • 4 Eye Disease You Might Not Have Heard Of

    There are numerous diseases and problems associated with the eye; most of these become even more prevalent as you become older. However, due to the sheer number of diseases related to the eye, many of these are not particularly well know. There are many eye-related diseases of which you might be unfamiliar with. Uveal Coloboma  Uveal coloboma is neither a common nor well-documented eye-related disease. It is estimated that somewhere between .