Month: April 2020

non surgical breast lift

Nonsurgical Breast Lift: 10 Options to Consider

Nonsurgical Breast Lifts: 11 Options to Consider Overview A breast lift (mastopexy) is a surgical procedure that treats sagging breasts by removing excess skin and tightening the remaining tissue. The end result is less sagginess, along with more shapely and contoured breasts. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, it’s estimated that surgical breast lifts …

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Motrin and Robitussin

Motrin and Robitussin: Is It Safe to Take the Two Together?

Is It Safe to Mix Motrin and Robitussin? Facts and Myths Overview Motrin is a brand name for ibuprofen. It’s a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that’s typically used to temporarily relieve minor aches and pains, fever, and inflammation. Robitussin is the brand name for a medication containing dextromethorphan and guaifenesin. Robitussin is used to treat cough and chest congestion. …

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Tinea Versicolor

Tinea Versicolor: Causes | Symptoms | Treatment

Tinea Versicolor Overview Tinea versicolor is a common fungal infection of the skin. The fungus interferes with the normal pigmentation of the skin, resulting in small, discoloured patches. These patches may be lighter or darker in color than the surrounding skin and most commonly affect the trunk and shoulders.   Tinea versicolor (TIN-ee-uh vur-si-KUL-ur) occurs …

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Metoidioplasty

Metoidioplasty: Surgery | Results | Recovery

Metoidioplasty Overview When it comes to lower surgery, transgender and nonbinary people who were assigned female at birth (AFAB) have a few different options. One of the most common lower surgeries that is routinely performed on AFAB trans and nonbinary people is called metoidioplasty. Metoidioplasty, also known as meta, is a term used to describe …

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Dysphasia

Dysphasia vs. Aphasia: Difference | Information

What Is Dysphasia? Definition Dysphasia is a condition that affects your ability to produce and understand spoken language. Dysphasia can also cause reading, writing, and gesturing impairments. Dysphasia is often mistaken for other disorders. It’s sometimes confused with dysarthria, a speech disorder. It may also be confused with dysphagia, a swallowing disorder. Dysphasia is a language disorder. …

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