3 Tips For Preparing For A Colonoscopy

Preparing for a colonoscopy is serious business. You want to prepare correctly, so that you don't have prepare for a colonoscopy more than once. A colonoscopy doctor, such as those at Northwest Gastroenterology Associates, will give you detailed instructions on what medications you will need to take to prepare for the colonoscopy, and when you will need to take them. However, there are certain things that you can do when following these instructions to make the process go smoothly for you. [Read More]

What You Should Know About The Denture Implant Procedure

If you have partial or full-mouth dentures that move around and are make you feel self-conscious, you might want to consider denture implants. These dentures are placed into your mouth with dental implants, which are implanted into your jawbone. Once the denture is attached to the implant and over your gums, it will look completely natural and you can restore regular speech and chewing without worrying about the dentures moving around. [Read More]

Tips For Parent Of Small Children Wearing Eyeglasses

If you have a small child who has to wear glasses, you might be concerned about how well they will manage the process. When small children wear eyeglasses, it's usually because there is a pretty serious vision problem, and the price of eyeglasses can be expensive. You want to help your child's vision, but you also don't want to have to buy a new pair of glasses until there is a need for a different strength lens. [Read More]

Recovering from Eye Injury after Military Service

Current military conflicts are exposing more and more veterans to a specific threat that many may not think of immediately: sand blast. With so many conflicts in desert regions requiring not only combat, but long-term exposure for personnel not accustomed to or prepared for the unique storms and other weather conditions in the Middle East and some parts of Asia, vision care for returning veterans can be difficult to get. If you're having trouble with getting assistance from the Department of Veterans Affairs or would simply like another opinion for eye surgery options, consider a few fact-finding angles that may help you make a more informed decision. [Read More]