It is funny what provides motivation. When you were pregnant with both of your girls you had gestational diabetes and were required to monitor the intake of carbohydrates, you did it. In fact, you were so diligent about testing your blood sugar and monitoring your carbs that you actually weighed less the day after you delivered than you did before getting pregnant. Both times.
Evidently, the health of your two daughters was very important to you. Why then have you put on so much weight now that the girls are older? Shouldn?t your health be as important to you now? Don?t you want to be healthy enough to enjoy your children growing up?
America?s Unhealthy Eating and Exercising Habits Are Leading to Rising Obesity Rates
Unfortunately, America’s lack of motivation is leading to a Continue reading
Do you have some unexplained mental or physical health issues? Are you suspicious you may have been misdiagnosed by your doctor? You may be in need of a pain management specialist. From pinpointing the causes of ADD and insomnia to helping adults from all backgrounds with proper alcoholism, a pain management specialist may be just what you need to narrow down the source of your daily frustration and offer you therapeutic or medical solutions. If you’re curious about doctors who prescribe medical marijuana or just need a check-up to assuage any fears you be having about your general day-to-day health, continue reading to get a crash course on common issues facing Americans today and what you can do about it. Continue reading
Are you someone who suffers from muscle or joint pain? If so, you aren’t alone. In fact, recent reports indicate that over 1 billion people in the world suffer from some sort of chronic pain. Whether you have injured yourself playing sports or are suffering from recurring shoulder or back pain, there are a few things to know about orthopedic and sports medicine. Here are just a few of them:
1. Common Orthopedic Problems – Some of the most common reasons that people visit their local orthopedic surgeon are for neck, back, shoulder, and foot problems. Studies show that over 80% of the population will experience back pain at some point during their life, and that one in four people have hi Continue reading
Children often experience many health issues related to the ear, nose and throat areas. Some of the illnesses or problems are the result of bacterial infections or viral infections that may occur after exposure to others who have that virus. Some illnesses are the result of a simple cold that turns into an infection, possibly because the ear, nasal and throat passages are small or blocked. This can be due to congenital abnormalities of the ear, enlarged tonsils, adenoiditis and adenoid hypertrophy, chronic ear problems or other ear, nose and throat problems.
One other issue that can be the result of genetics, in addition to congenital abnormalities of the ear, would be enlarged tonsils. Children with enlarged tonsils experience difficulty breathing, especially at night and oft Continue reading
Have you been dealing with a medical issue for years and finally looking to explore treatment options other than taking a pill? If you, you aren’t alone. Thousands of Americans explore natural remedies every single day for ailments from migraines to anxiety. Below are a few of the medical issues that Americans frequently find themselves turning to energy and healing treatments for:
1. Migraines – Migraines are extremely common among Americans today and more than half of those who experience migraines have one or more attacks per month. Migraines are a debili Continue reading
Many things emit radiation. Any thing plugged into a wall. Anything that requires cellular or WiFi reception. And as the number of computers, laptops, tablets, and cell phones increase, many Americans fear the increased dangers of radiation exposure.
What may have started as a fear of the small amounts of energy emitted through cordless phone radiation has grown into an entire industry attempting to serve the population move vulnerable to these dangerous products. Electric and magnetic fields (EMFs) are invisible areas of energy that are associated with the use of electrical power, as well as various forms of natural and man-made lighting. Ex Continue reading
Your back hurts! Your neck is stiff and you cannot turn your head! Should you go to a medical doctor? Chances are if you go to a medical doctor, he or she will prescribe medications such as muscle relaxers, narcotic pain medication. The medical doctor may approve you for some sessions of physical therapy. If you take those prescribed muscle relaxers and pain medications, you will not be able to drive and you may not be able to work. It can take a few weeks for the medications and the physical therapy to help with your pain.
Many people are now choosing to go to a chiropractor instead or in conjunction with a medical doctor. Sometimes pain can be relieved and pain medication avoided by choosing a chiropractor. And choosing to get care at a chiropractor can help you avoid s Continue reading
The unfortunate reality is that you or someone you know will probably see a cardiac surgeon for treatment at some point throughout your lifetime. Cardiac surgery is a serious procedure, and one that a plethora of people have done every year.
Conditions such as heart disease and heart failure are currently some of the most common among human beings on this planet. Approximately one out of every four deaths in the United States (610,000 every year) are attributed to heart disease alone. Add to that the fact that 735,000 Americans suffer a heart attack every year and it’s safe to say business will Continue reading
Hair says a lot about you. It is also a way to individualize yourself, allowing you to trim it and wear it a specific way. It can also be difficult to accept losing your hair, when it is something you?ve had your whole life. However, hair loss is also one of the most common problems for men and women today. Hair loss can be a result of many conditions. It can be caused by medical problems, medications, age or even damage to the hair that prevents it from growing further. Fortunately, there are ways for people suffering with hair loss to still sport a head full of hair. A hair clinic is a place that provides these people with hair transplants and hair replacement.
The procedure of a hair transplant is much simpler than it was in the past. The process has become easier and much less time consuming. The Continue reading
Do you feel like you never get a restful night’s sleep? Are your energy levels so unreliable they leave you feeling exhausted and irritated when you’re trying to work or study? When it comes to how lack of energy can affect your life, it seems there are a million and one factors that can contribute to grogginess, dizziness, irritable moods and concentration issues. What many people don’t know, however, is that your testosterone levels can be to blame! Tackling this specific problem requires the aid of a trained professional and any suspicion of faulty hormones should be checked by a doctor to stave off negative side-effects. If you want to know more about how depression can affect your life and the solutions available to you or someone you know who has decreased testosterone levels, read on to learn more!