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How to Apply for Social Security Disability Benefits

If you are somehow disabled from your work or just want to know about the disability benefits, read on to learn about what social security disability (SSD) benefit is, how to apply for it, and the requirements to get an approval.

The United States S…

US Immigration Medical Exam: Procedure for Vaccination

The US immigration medical examination is mandatory for individuals who are seeking adjustment of their status to that of permanent residence or green card applicants. A USCIS approved civil surgeon or a panel physician usually conducts the medical…

Understanding Hair Loss – Causes and Available Treatments

Hair loss is a very normal process that naturally occurs to continue the body's cyclic process of hair shedding and new hair growth. Every day hundreds of hairs usually fall from our body; however, to replace these lost hairs, new hairs grow as …

Health Insurance Plan Options – Managed Care vs. Fee-for-Service Plans

Though we live in an age of sky-high medical advances, the general public of the most advanced country on the planet , United States, are struggling with two unthinkable challenges: high unemployment and hefty medical bills.

The health care cost i…

How does the Human Body Cardiovascular System Work?

In human body, the cardiovascular system, also known as the circulatory system, is an organ system of closed tubes that transport blood from the heart to all parts of the body, and thereafter return back to the heart. Oxygen and nutrients are carrie…

How does the Respiratory System Work?

The respiratory system is an essential system of the body. It performs the task of gas exchange, allowing oxygen from the air to enter into the blood and releasing carbon dioxide from the blood to exit into the air. In fact, this is the system in yo…