We live in a culture of “grin and bear it.” If you’re experiencing any discomfort, the response we are told again and again is to push through. With phrases like “push past the pain” and “no pain no gain” we expect ourselves and people in pain to simply “get on with life.” What we don’t […]
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Arthritis can refer to any medical condition that leads to joint inflammation. 54 million Americans deal with arthritis of some kind. Many of them aren’t necessarily aware they have arthritis, in part because its degenerative effects are progressive, and also because there’s so many different kinds of arthritis to watch out for. In this list […]
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If you’ve ever taken a college course in a healthcare field, worked in a healthcare setting, or even just taken a trip to the emergency room, then you”ve likely heard of the ICD-10 (even in passing). The ICD-10 stands for the 10th edition of the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems. And […]
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