A diagnosis of kidney stones is, unfortunately, common and painful; however, it is also treatable. With that in mind, this guide has been designed for physicians to educate patients on what kidney stones are, common causes, treatment and prevention.
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease with symptoms that vary and may include joint pain, swelling and stiffness. Although there is a vast amount of education regarding RA and symptom relief; many patients may not be familiar with possible complications which could include Rheumatoid Vasculitis (RV).
Melanoma is a tumor of melanin-forming cells deriving from excessive sun exposure or UV rays. There are several kinds of UV rays such as UVA and UVB. The bodies limiting amount of UV ray exposure depends on climate, location and the quantity of which your body can handle.
Globally cataracts are the leading cause of blindness. June is Cataract Awareness Month a national focus dedicated on shedding light and educating the public on the most common eye disease. This guide is intended to help educate your patients on what cataracts are, facts, risk factors, symptoms and preventive measures they can take to decrease their risk.
In collaboration with Scleroderma Awareness Month, this guide has been developed to share with your patients as a general summary of Scleroderma including symptoms, treatment options and patient/doctor engagement for the successful management of this condition.
National Men?s Health Month is a national awareness month focused on increasing awareness of preventable health problems and encourages early detection and treatment of diseases prevalent in men and boys. On average, men die at higher rates than women from the top causes of death and are 100% less likely to proactively seek preventative health care. This resource will help you to educate and encourage your male patients on how to become a proactive participant in their health.
Sleep is essential for each of us to function properly and ensure our well-being. However, when we make lifestyle changes, sleep is rarely considered as a vital part of most regimens. The following guide is designed to educate your patients on the cause and effects of sleep deprivation. More importantly, what barriers are getting in the way of sleep and what habits patients can begin to put in place in order to ensure the body gets the rest it deserves.
Summer's almost here, bringing warmth and relaxation; however, long, light-filled days in the sun often also mean overexposure and increased risk of skin cancer. Considering that skin cancer is the most common type of cancer, early detection is key; this resource will help you to educate your patients on common signs and how to decrease their risk.