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hair loss

20 Effective Natural Hair Loss Treatments

We lose 50 to 100 strands of hair every day, which is generally considered very normal. But losing more hair than that means it’s time to take some action. The most common and certain way to get rid of hair loss and have thicker hair is doubtlessly hair transplant surgery. Your doctor will choose one of two methods for the transplant: follicular unit strip surgery (FUS) or follicular unit extraction (FUE). However, if you don’t consider hair transplant surgery now, many readily available ingredients can be used to treat hair loss at home. Here are some of the most effective ways to treat hair loss at home:

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hair loss treatment

Hair Loss Treatment | Best Way to Cure Hair Loss

Hair Loss Treatment:

Hair loss sufferers spend more than 3.5 billion dollars a year in an attempt to treat their hair loss. Unfortunately, 70% of the products being marketed in hair loss treatment industry are generally ineffective for the majority of those who use them. And this leads hair loss patients to seek both medical treatments and natural remedies to stop hair loss.

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umbilical hernia repair

6 Facts You Need to Know About Umbilical Hernia Repair Surgery

What Is Umbilical Hernia Repair Surgery?

An umbilical hernia is a bulge or pouch that forms in the abdomen. And umbilical hernia repair surgery is the procedure performed to fix these formations in the abdominal wall or to close an opening near the umbilicus (belly) that causes abdominal contents to protrude. Umbilical hernia repair surgery can be used to treat umbilical hernias in both children and adults. Umbilical hernias in children don’t always require surgical repair as they almost always heal without surgery. However, umbilical hernias in adults are unlikely to go away on their own as they grow larger over time and require a hernia surgery. Read More →

breast cancer awareness

Breast Cancer Awareness | Why is Breast Cancer Awareness Important?

Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in women and it is the major cause of death from cancer for women aged between 30 and 60 years. However, studies have shown that a successful and easier cancer treatment is possible when breast cancer is detected early. So, breast cancer awareness takes an important place to overcome this disease. There are many events and foundations to raise breast cancer awareness. Read More →

CyberKnife Treatment

What is CyberKnife Treatment?

CyberKnife radiosurgery (CKRS) is a painless, non-invasive treatment that delivers high doses of radiation with sub-millimeter precision to cancerous and non-cancerous tumors anywhere in the body including the prostate, spine, brain, lung, neck and head. Read More →

cyprus

Medical Tourism in Cyprus

Cyprus, an island country located in Eastern Mediterranean, is one of the most popular tourism destinations. The country attracts hundreds of tourists from all over the world with its mild climate, shimmering blue seas, glamorous beaches, splendid Roman ruins, history-smelling urban streets, delicious meze and halloumi every year. However, Cyprus is not only a beautiful holiday spot but also a popular medical tourism destination. Read More →

Spain

Why Health Tourism in Spain? | 8 Things To Do in Spain

Spain, located at the western end of the Mediterranean Sea, is one of the most famous tourist attractions in the world. The city has a warm climate and a rich culture including its pristine beaches, amazing landscapes, various colourful festivals, amazing foods, historical sites and diverse cultural traditions. However, Spain has a lot more to offer! Besides being an outstanding tourism destination, Spain has also emerged as a very popular medical tourism destination for people from Europe, United States, United Kingdom and from all over the world with its good quality of health care at quite reasonable prices. But that’s not all!
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Gamma Knife Treatment

5 Things You Should Know About Gamma Knife Treatment

What is Gamma Knife Radiosurgery?

Gamma knife radiosurgery is a precise, noninvasive and effective procedure, treating a wide variety of conditions including benign and malignant brain tumors, trigeminal neuralgia, acoustic neuromas, tremor and vascular malformations. Contrary to its name, there is no knife, because cutting is actually not involved at any stage of gamma knife treatment. During the treatment, focused individual beams (as many as 201) of cobalt radiation are precisely delivered to well-defined targets in the brain. However, the beams are individually too weak to damage healthy tissues. They converge together to deliver a powerful treatment to one or several specific points.
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