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How to Prevent & Take Good Care of Hemorrhoids

Overview Learning how to care for your hemorrhoids can help you reduce pain and itching and prevent the development of new hemorrhoids. Hemorrhoids occur when veins swell in your anus or rectum, due to increased pressure in the veins. Pressure incr...

Damaged Nail Cuticle

Overview Your cuticles are an important part of your overall nail health. Found at the base of each nail, cuticles are small folds of skin that help keep your nails healthy and strong. When cut or damaged, they can become painful and lead to infect...

Nutrition & Pressure Ulcers

Overview According to "Wound Practice and Research," pressure ulcers, sometimes referred to as pressure sores, decubitis ulcers or bedsores, are defined as an area of localized damage to the skin and underlying tissue caused by pressure, shear forc...

Nutrition to Heal Pressure Wounds

Overview Pressure wounds, also known as pressure ulcers, commonly occur on bony joints or other weight-bearing areas of the body, such as the hips, heels, elbows or buttocks. This occurs when the area is exposed to friction or prolonged periods of...

How to Prevent Chapping of the Skin With a CPAP

Overview Continuous positive airway pressure, or CPAP, treats sleep apnea, a condition caused by obstructed airways during sleep that temporarily stops breathing. The CPAP system provides a constant source of air through a mask fitted over your nos...

How to Prevent Chapping of the Skin With a CPAP

Overview Continuous positive airway pressure, or CPAP, treats sleep apnea, a condition caused by obstructed airways during sleep that temporarily stops breathing. The CPAP system provides a constant source of air through a mask fitted over your nos...

Preventative Skin Care for Your 20s

Overview CNN quoted Dr. Ranella Hirsch, president-elect of the American Society of Cosmetic Dermatology and Aesthetic Surgery as saying that while in your 20s, it is not likely you'll need to include wrinkles creams, microdermabrasion or skin light...

Preventative Skin Care for Your 20s

Overview CNN quoted Dr. Ranella Hirsch, president-elect of the American Society of Cosmetic Dermatology and Aesthetic Surgery as saying that while in your 20s, it is not likely you'll need to include wrinkles creams, microdermabrasion or skin light...

Preventative Skin Care for Your 20s

Overview CNN quoted Dr. Ranella Hirsch, president-elect of the American Society of Cosmetic Dermatology and Aesthetic Surgery as saying that while in your 20s, it is not likely you'll need to include wrinkles creams, microdermabrasion or skin light...

How to Prevent Saggy Skin

Overview Saggy skin is skin that is loose and not as resilient as it once was. According to the American Academy of Dermatology's AgingSkinNet resource, you produce less collagen and elastin, the components that allow your skin to bounce back and s...