What Are Some of the Different Types of Digestive System Diseases That a Gastroenterologist Can Help You With?

Posted on: 21 June 2022
Gastroenterologists are medical professionals who specialize in diagnosing digestive system disorders. If you think that you might suffer from some type of disease that is related to your digestive system, then you may want to ask your primary care doctor for a referral to a good gastroenterologist. These are some of the common diseases that they help people with. 1. Diverticulitis  Diverticulitis happens when small pouches (known as diverticula) form inside your intestines.
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How to Deal With Skin Problems From Cat Allergies

Posted on: 22 January 2021
If you're a big animal lover, one of the worst afflictions you can suffer from is a pet allergy. In particular, many cat owners find they suffer uncomfortable symptoms after petting or playing with their furbaby. Cats can produce high levels of allergens, which can be transmitted through the air as well as through physical contact, making allergies difficult to address if you have a kitty in the home. However, that doesn't mean you need to rehome your beloved furry friend if you're suffering from uncomfortable skin symptoms like itching and rashes.
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Teledermatology: Revolutionising Dermatology

Posted on: 3 January 2019
The latest development in dermatological services is teledermatology. Dermatology services can now be provided through an innovative telehealth model. This is particularly beneficial for those residing in rural or remote areas, where these services cannot be easily accessed. Teledermatology also provides convenience to those who cannot leave their home for various reasons, such as the elderly who have trouble commuting. Skin problems are a big reason why people visit their doctors and can significantly affect one's quality of life.
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Debunking Some Myths Surrounding Skin Cancer

Posted on: 20 May 2016
Although skin cancer can be potentially deadly, early detection would give you greater chances at beating it. However, not many people know much about skin cancer leading to numerous myths surrounding this illness. The better informed you are about this disease, the better your chances of not developing it in the first place. The following are some skin cancer myths debunked. Myth 1: Darker skin is immune to skin cancer
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