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Seeing Clearly Again Through The Fog

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Your cataracts have taken several years to develop to the point where your vision is affected. The cloudy lens causes objects to be blurry and lights take on a characteristic halo around them. Surgery to remove the cataracts removes the fog and allows you to see clearly again. Here is what you can expect from this surgery and how it will improve your eyesight. One at a Time Laser cataract surgery is a common procedure and is done in your doctor’s office with only a local anesthesia.…

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What Are Your Options When You Can't Climb Stairs?

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If you are able to walk on level ground, but can no longer ascend and descend stairs, a chair lift will allow you to access your second floor, basement, or even your garden. Platform lifts, which are an adapted form of chair lift, will take those who must use a wheelchair to previously inaccessible areas of their home. How do chair lifts work? Chair lifts are attached to a metal track that runs along one wall of a stairway.…

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Tips For Making Your Colonoscopy Prep More Comfortable

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If your doctor has scheduled you for a colonoscopy, you will most likely have a couple of days of preparation before your procedure. Since it is meant to clean out your bowels, the laxative and possible enema may have you cringing before you even begin. If so, use the following tips to make yourself as comfortable as possible during the prep. Plan Sedentary Activities That Are Close To A Bathroom…

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