If you have not considered a visit to a chiropractor, make an appointment. Learn a little about how to prepare for the visit, and what to expect.

3 Ways To Make Your CPAP Machine More Comfortable

27 May 2018
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Sleep apnea is a condition that causes the patient to stop breathing multiple times over the course of the night. Even though the patient resumes breathing without assistance, sleep apnea can lead to undesirable effects, such as snoring and poor-quality sleep. One of the most commonly prescribed treatments for sleep apnea is the use of a CPAP (continuous positive airway pressure) machine. The CPAP machine blows a constant stream of air that prevents the throat from collapsing so that the patient remains breathing the entire night. Read More …

Is Your Child Interested in Pursuing Medicine? Set Up an Appointment with Your Family Doctor

27 April 2018
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Your family doctor is someone on whom your whole family relies for medical treatment and advice, but if your child is thinking about pursuing medicine in college, the doctor can also be a valuable resource. While having your child ask the physician a few questions about this career path during a routine checkup can be OK, you should also see about contacting the doctor to see if he or she has time to talk more in depth with your child. Read More …

Get Help With These Movements After Breast Augmentation Surgery

26 March 2018
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Getting your breasts augmented is an exciting time for a woman who is anxious to change her physical appearance, but before she can fully feel as though this procedure is behind her, she'll need to go through the recovery process. When you visit a cosmetic surgery clinic for breast augmentation, your surgeon will carefully explain the recovery process to you. You'll need to plan to lie low for several days after the procedure, but this can be difficult for women who are anxious to get back to their daily routine. Read More …

4 Tips For Recovering From Bunion Surgery

27 February 2018
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Taking care of your toes and feet is the key to staying mobile. However, you may be faced with a medical issue occasionally that could slow you down. For instance, having a bunion can be a painful experience, and it's possible you may need to have surgery to get better. Being aware of specific tips that will enable you to recover in the shortest amount of time can be helpful to you. Read More …

Four Things To Know Before You Freeze Your Eggs

16 January 2018
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If you are a woman who does not wish to have children until later in life, you may want to look into freezing your eggs. Your physician can extract several eggs from your ovaries and freeze them until later, allowing you to become pregnant in your late 30s and beyond — an age when it may be tough to get pregnant naturally. Such samples are placed in a biorepository. Before you dive head-first into this process, however, there are some things you should know. Read More …

About Me
Back Pain: Easing the Symptoms

Only people who live with constant back pain will understand how my days tend to go. On days when the pain is slight, I can manage pretty well. When it flares up, there is no such thing as a comfortable position. Fortunately, I have found ways to help ease the pain and keep going. A friend recommended that I see a chiropractor. While skeptical, I did find that having an adjustment twice a week does help. I tend to rely less on pain medication than I did before, and there are days when I feel almost normal. If you have not considered a visit to a chiropractor, I suggest that you make an appointment. Let me tell you a little about how to prepare for the visit, and what to expect. You may find that those visits end up making your days much more pleasant.