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Where Can I Go for a Skin Check?
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Where Can I Go for a Skin Check?

You can go to a dermatologist to get a skin screening and check. A skin screening costs between $105 to $150, depending on whether a biopsy is required.

Dvora Kluwgant, MD
Dvora Kluwgant, MD27 Jun 2022
Tips for Picking the Best Sunscreen
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Tips for Picking the Best Sunscreen

There are two types of sunscreen, physical and chemical. Sunscreen is crucial to maintaining healthy skin and improving its overall appearance. Adding sunscreen to your daily skincare routine reduces broad sun exposure and damage, especially on sensitive skin, and renders numerous health and beauty benefits.

Alexandra Thompson
Alexandra Thompson27 Jun 2022
5 Best Physical Therapy Locations in NYC in 2022
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5 Best Physical Therapy Locations in NYC in 2022

The top locations in Manhattan are Spear Physical Therapy, Integrative Physical Therapy of NYC, Evolve Physical Therapy & Sports Rehabilitation, Cynergy Physical Therapy, and ActiveCare Physical Therapy. Physical therapy is one of the most in-demand healthcare services in the country. Physical therapy is a hands-on and medication-free treatment that is often subscribed to patients experiencing pain, mobility issues, sports injuries, and a variety of other conditions or symptoms.

Girisha Bharadwaj
Girisha Bharadwaj27 Jun 2022
Snacks to Make This Summer 2022
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Snacks to Make This Summer 2022

Snack options for summer include snacks to share like a healthy charcuterie board that includes crackers, nuts, cheese, and meat. Options like chips and dip can also pack a nutritional punch!

Dvora Kluwgant, MD
Dvora Kluwgant, MD27 Jun 2022
Are Expensive Skincare Products Worth it?
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Are Expensive Skincare Products Worth it?

It really depends on the active ingredients and concentration level you're looking for. Marketing and production also impact the price of different brands. After deciding what you need for your skin, read reviews as they can be a great reference for a general consensus on whether the product is effective overall.

Alexandra Thompson
Alexandra Thompson27 Jun 2022
Signs of a Sprained Ankle and Other Common Sports Injuries
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Signs of a Sprained Ankle and Other Common Sports Injuries

A sprained ankle occurs when someone twists, rolls, or turns their ankle the wrong way, tearing or stretching the bands (ligaments) that help hold the ankle bones together. Symptoms of a sprained ankle will include pain, swelling of the ankle, bruising, instability of the area and a popping sensation at the time of the injury.

Dvora Kluwgant, MD
Dvora Kluwgant, MD16 Apr 2022
When to See a Dermatologist and Ways to Treat Acne at Home
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When to See a Dermatologist and Ways to Treat Acne at Home

Acne is caused by hormonal factors and environmental factors and can impact your physical, mental, and emotional health as well. Dr. Grande, MD, a dermatologist with over twenty years of experience, says “there are three major over-the-counter active ingredients used to treat acne: benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid, and adapalene gel.”

Erica Kahn
Erica Kahn29 Jun 2022
What Age Should I Get a Prostate Exam?
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What Age Should I Get a Prostate Exam?

Current American Cancer Society (ACS) guidelines suggest that men over the age of 50 should speak with their primary care physician about getting screened routinely for prostate cancer. This guideline may change depending on your risk for prostate cancer.

Sophie Wei
Sophie Wei7 Apr 2022
Healthy, Easy, and Inexpensive Flexitarian Meals to Make This Week
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Healthy, Easy, and Inexpensive Flexitarian Meals to Make This Week

Eating nutritious meals is an excellent step towards a healthy lifestyle, and cooking your food can benefit your financial well-being

Dvora Kluwgant, MD
Dvora Kluwgant, MD2 Apr 2022
Top Rated Air Purifiers for 2022
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Top Rated Air Purifiers for 2022

We curated list of our top ranked air purifiers by Levoit, Conway, Dyson, LG, and Rabbit. These air purifiers range from small portable purifiers to get rid of the pollen from your office to high-tech purifiers to help with your pet allergies.

Erica Kahn
Erica Kahn21 Apr 2022
How Does Drinking Effect Your Body?
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How Does Drinking Effect Your Body?

An occasional drink starts to affect your body in small but impactful ways. Additionally, these effects are not restricted to just your liver. To reduce the risk of alcohol-based health troubles, knowing the recommended consumption levels is essential.

Girisha Bharadwaj
Girisha Bharadwaj19 Apr 2022
Will My Insurance Cover a Breast Pump?
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Will My Insurance Cover a Breast Pump?

The health benefits of breastfeeding for mothers range from physical to mental and financial. Breastfeeding can protect mothers from various cancers and stimulates a faster recovery after birth. Breastfeeding can also help save money and help mothers bond with their babies. 

Erica Kahn
Erica Kahn19 Apr 2022