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Total Contact Cast
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Total Contact Cast: Causes and Things to Consider

In medical terminology, a total contact cast denotes a cast that is used in treating ulcers on a person’s foot. Such ulcers may vary in degree of seriousness like serious and deep sores.  The total contact cast is made of either fiberglass or plaster shell with a bar on the bottom. The shell, fitting very …

Can Allergies Cause Swollen Lymph Nodes
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Can Allergies Cause Swollen Lymph Nodes?

Swollen lymph, enlarged glands mainly growing around our throat, requires immediate medical attention as it may be a result of a host of reasons primarily among them being infection.  The glands may get swelled when our body is fighting some bacterial or virus-related invasion getting into our anatomical system. Such infections can affect the body …

Thank You Coronavirus Helpers
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Thank You Coronavirus Helpers

Thank you Coronavirus helpers, thank you very much to doctors, nurses and their helpers: the staff of clinics, hospitals, health centers and pharmacies. We should applaud everyone from doormen, cleaners, equipment technicians, pharmacologists, to the most important members of the medical community. Everyone is risking their lives to save us, to care for each patient …

Can Dogs Eat Watermelon
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Can Dogs Eat Watermelon?

Watermelon is one of our favorite fruits during the summer because of its high water content. If we are tempted to give it to our pet, we first have to know if dogs can eat watermelon. Doubts always arise when we talk about feeding dogs, especially taking into account the tendency to give them food …