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My migraines have been increasing and my doctor wanted me to have an MRI. I thought about it for a few days because I'm already struggling financially but they kept getting worse so I had the MRI and it showed nothing. I'm glad it didn't show anything but now I've got more bills. The doctor wants...

On Thursday I am going to have a procedure done for my headaches! They are going to do a nerve block! Has anyone ever had this done? Did it help!

To new hearing device wearing members: I have seen a number of posts mentioning negative things about hearing people's views, or hearing disabled folks being affected by old ideas. 1. Having to use hearing aids doesn't instill pride in me. It's not something I look to be proud about. They are just...

Does anybody else find that their hearing aids make their ears really waxy?

What's everyone's views on statins? I refused them for over a year but was persuaded to start them.

I was wondering what people's preferences to blood glucose testing kits were? I know mine was the pen although old it was small and compact and easy to cary about

Sit on a chair and bend your knee to your chest. Use your right thumb for the left foot and vice versa. You can also do this in bed at night. This point helps relieve anger, frustration, irritability, anxiety, headache, thirst, and insomnia.

I just got my TBI tattoo. It wasn’t anything like what I've already been through. ♂️ in the ribbon is the date of my accident, and it says 'TBI Survivor' on the far left part of the ribbon. It also says James 5:15 above the ribbon.

Am i the only one that always feels like something is always wrong with me everyday?

My doctor upped my Clonazepam to twice daily 1 mg because my anxiety has become more severe. I am doing the new dose now for a week and I still feel anxious and panicky. Anyone else ever have this? I’m also on 75 mg Zoloft

I have pretty severe eczema on my back and legs. Huge welts of red will dry and it seems to completely rid the hair follicles of oils. I get a lot of “blackheads” after my skin flares up. The “blackhead” itself is hard, I rarely ever have any white heads or soft contents, unless I use a bubble bath...

What are your go to for dish soap? I have eczema pretty bad on my hands and currently using dawn but my hands are reacting horribly! Thanks in advance!

(CNN) — Doctors and patients should beware if they're hoping to use steroid injections to relieve the pain associated with osteoarthritis.The shots may be doing more harm than good.In a new study published in the journal Radiology, researchers looked at 459 patients in a US hospital who had …

Sterling Shepard remains in the concussion protocol. But what happens when he is cleared?Normally a player who achieves that status is back on the …

The prostate is a small gland in men that lies immediately beneath the bladder. A bacterial infection within the prostate, a condition called …

The export of an erectile dysfunction medication has been banned to preserve supplies for men amid medicine shortages in the UK.Yesterday alprostadil …

A local teen is raising money for Crohn's disease research – with an assist from a popular basketball player.

VICTORIA (NEWS 1130 — Laying his heart bare online has led to an outpouring of support for a Victoria man trying to find solutions for his wife’s …

WOONSOCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — A North Smithfield woman who’s been collecting donated bras for about a decade to support breast cancer awareness broke a …

Fatty tissue has been found in the lungs of overweight and obese people for the first time.Australian researchers analysed lung samples from 52 people and found the amount of fat increased in line with body mass index.They said their findings could explain why being overweight or obese increased …