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There is a rising demand for complete hip arthroplasties and it has been estimated to go up by 174% to approximately 572,000 procedures. Moreover, we can see a phenomenal boost in the demand for complete knee arthroplasties that is projected to go up 673% to approximately 3.48 million procedures. We can see that there has been a dramatic leap in the total number of joint replacement and associated surgical procedures.
Medical practitioners must focus on reminding their patients to stay active for keeping their joints healthy and in good working condition. You must understand that pain is the main reason why people are getting motivated to opt for effective joint replacement surgery. Doctors are constantly trying their best to eliminate the need to opt for knee replacement surgery.
Risk of Infection Is Very High in Joint Replacement Surgery
We understand that more than 16 million surgical procedures take place every...
The use of technology is everywhere and across all industries, whether it is an automobile or healthcare industry. You will see different types of machines, computers and advanced tools being used in different industries. The most significant reasons to use technology are:
To expedite the process of production and delivery of service
To improve the process itself and
To increase the production or services to generate more revenue.
In the healthcare industry, the use of Maglev technology is seen nowadays increasingly so much so that the experts think it will shape the future of the industry on the whole.
Maglev is actually the short form of Magnetic Levitation. This may sound like the name of any science fiction movie but it is used in reality. You may have noticed the use of this technology in trains and other modes of transportation which makes sure that the trains run on time....
Cancer strikes to anyone regardless of the age, popularity, religion, ethnicity, and culture, lifestyle, or financial situation. It’s an illness that doesn’t discriminate. Even the wealthiest ones like Steve Jobs wasn’t spared from this sickness. It only shows that cancer doesn’t care if you’re a rich or poor.
And this is the odd part, what’s more than being broke and then gets diagnosed with this disease.
Yes, there are health insurances available but this may not be enough to pay for your treatment. Moreover, since health insurances are usually provided at work, you may not be in the position to take long absences from work to focus on fighting your disease. Your money may not be sufficient to try hospitals who specializes in cancer treatments especially on what stricken you. Even with an insurance, it's not 100% guaranteed that it won’t drain your bank account.
A cancer diagnosis carries with...
Jock itch is one of the most common fungal infection of the skin often caused by the same fungus that results in athlete's foot. Though, technically you don't need to be an athlete to get a jock itch, but they are most common among athletes because of one simple reason, sweat! Athletes sweat a lot and often wear those sweaty clothes for a long period of time, which acts as a perfect breeding ground for the bacteria that cause jock itch.
So, let us get into the depth of jock itch and know all about it such as:
What is Jock Itch!
Medically, jock itch is known as Tinea cruris or ringworm of the groin. It is caused by fungi called dermatophytes that live naturally on the skin. Typically, they are harmless, but under warm and moist conditions they multiply quickly and cause the infection. This is the reason why...