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Psychiatry vs. Psychologist

Psychiatry vs. Psychologist

by Crystal (SU)
Everyone needs someone to talk to every now and then. Whether its anxiety, social issues, or concerns about mental health, many want to explore treatment by seeking out a mental health professional, usually a psychiatrist or a psychologist. Aren’t they the same? While both psychiatrists and psychologists are experts in treating mental health and therapeutic concerns, they differ in education, training and focus in their practice. Still not sure which would be best for you or a loved one? Here’s a guide to help you understand each one a little bit better.

Five Qualities to Look for in a Primary Care Practice

Five Qualities to Look for in a Primary Care Practice

by Crystal (SU)
So, you’re looking for a new doctor. Whether you’ve moved across town, your previous doctor retired, or you’re under a new insurance plan, looking for a new doctor can be difficult and draining. While each doctor brings something unique to the table – and sometimes the only thing that matters is location or whether they are in plan – there are some qualities that go beyond zip code or coverage when considering which practice is the right fit for you and your family. Here are five qualities to look for in a primary care practice.

What Can a Primary Care Physician Treat?

What Can a Primary Care Physician Treat?

by Crystal (SU)
Most of us have a primary care physician (PCP), but not everyone truly understands what they do and how they can benefit a person’s health and well-being.

Massage Therapy for Pain Management

Massage Therapy for Pain Management

by Crystal (SU)
Pain can have a debilitating effect on the quality of your life by preventing you from doing the things you love. Unfortunately, medications are not always enough to eliminate pain.

Family Medicine vs Internal Medicine

Family Medicine vs Internal Medicine

by Crystal (SU)
If you have health concerns, are sick, or want to find your go-to doctor, you may be wondering whether you should see a physician who’s in family medicine or internal medicine. While both fields include fantastic primary care physicians, the biggest difference is the type of care they provide and who they serve.

At What Age Can You Start Bringing Your Child to a Chiropractor

At What Age Can You Start Bringing Your Child to a Chiropractor

by Crystal (SU)
For millions of people around the world, chiropractic medicine offers non-invasive, drug-free relief from pain and many chronic conditions. And because chiropractic medicine is non-invasive and natural, you would think that it could help anyone at any age. Not necessarily. Though devotees of chiropractic care say treatments have helped them improve their health, chiropractic care for children may not be the answer you think it is to child wellness. So at what age can you a child start to undergo chiropractic care?

What Fall Allergies to Prepare for Now

What Fall Allergies to Prepare for Now

by Crystal (SU)
The spring season is synonymous with that pollen cloud that coats our lawns, cars, and every area it can cling to. However, fall introduces another series of allergens that can also leave you feeling stuffy should you be unprepared.

How Psychology Can Help with Pain Management

How Psychology Can Help with Pain Management

by Crystal (SU)
Pain is something that most of us have felt at one point or another in our lives – everything from the pain of a stubbed toe to a broken bone to the painful feeling of a broken heart. But chronic pain – that is, persistent, unrelenting pain that lingers for three to six months or more – affects more than 25 million Americans.

Rheumatology and Pain Management

Rheumatology and Pain Management

by Crystal (SU)
The field of rheumatology is incredibly vast, with more than 100 types of rheumatic diseases. All of these diseases target different portions of the body, and they are triggered by different causes; however, all share one common trait: painful joint inflammation.

How the Brain Becomes Addicted to Pain Medicine

How the Brain Becomes Addicted to Pain Medicine

by Crystal (SU)
It’s one of the most critical issues facing our nation: America’s opioid crisis is a drug epidemic of mass proportions. Of the more than 63,600 lives lost to drug overdoses in 2016, more than 42,000 (66% of the total) were traced back to opioids.

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