AustinPUG Health

AustinPUG Health


Ever have a headache and do an internet search to find out what’s wrong, only to end up on a ‘diagnosis’ site saying that headaches can be a sign of cancer? It something that is always overblown and taken out of proportion, but not knowing the symptoms for a specific cancer type can be important. It mightn’t just be a […]

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No homeowner wants to imagine tiny microscopic creatures crawling around your house feeding on dead flakes of skin. Trust me, I know that is one of the most disturbing mental images ever. Sadly, these nasty little creatures, dust mites, make homes out of our mattresses, bedding, furniture, curtains, and carpet, and cause a wide array of health problems like allergic […]

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People suffering from chronic pain have often had to contend with people who didn’t accept that their pain was real, telling them that it was “all in their head,” or they were “just seeking attention.” People may just be told to be quiet because no-one wanted to hear about their pain. No matter what you are told, your chronic pain […]

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Terms like near- or farsightedness are easy to understand and, in comparison, astigmatism might sound intimidating. Before you run away in fright, know this: astigmatism is not as scary as it sounds. The terms “astigmatism” and “astigmia,” when broken down to their Greek roots, mean “without a point or spot,” meaning the eye cannot focus on a specific spot. What […]

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The longer your commute is, the more back pain you experience, reports a Gallup Poll of American workers. When workers commute less than 20 minutes per day, only a quarter of them report having recurrent back pain in the last year. However, among those who spend an hour or more per day in the car, a third report recurrent back […]

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