Back Pain: Easing the Symptoms

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.

Keeping Safety In Mind When Selecting A Stair Chair Lift

12 October 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If you have a loved one who has been demonstrating trouble in their mobility around the home, the steps are bound to be one area where they have the most difficulty. Many people opt to purchase a stair lift if there is a steep staircase needed to be utilized to get to another story in the home. The chair lift you buy should be comfortable for your loved one rather than having its own set of difficulties. Here are some tips to use when selecting chair lifts or stair glides to help keep your loved one safe as they make their way up and down the staircase in your home. Read More …

Treating Your Medulloblastoma: What You Want To Know

26 September 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

When you go to the doctor because you are having strange symptoms such as behavioral changes, extreme changes in appetite, and chronic headaches, nausea, or dizziness, you likely do not expect the outcome to be something as extreme as a brain tumor. However, though it is rare, these symptoms are caused by a type of brain tumor known as a medulloblastoma. Once you are diagnosed with a medulloblastoma, you will likely wonder what your treatment options are and how you should proceed to try to get your life back to normal. Read More …

3 Ways to Get Relief from Pregnancy-Related Back Pain

9 September 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

During pregnancy, back pain can take a heavy physical toll on your body. In some instances, relief from the pain can be found by making simple modifications to your everyday life. In others, you might require medical intervention. If you are dealing with back pain during your pregnancy, here are some ways to get relief.  Buy Supportive Gear As your baby grows, the increased strain on your back can make simple tasks difficult. Read More …

3 Ways Your OBGYN Will Help You At Your 6 Week Postpartum Check Up

24 August 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

When you go into visit your OBGYN post delivery, you will receive a full check up. They will help you out a great deal, and will let you know how you are healing. This article will discuss 3 ways that your OBGYN will help you when you go in for you 6 week postpartum check up.  They Will Check To Make Sure You Are Healing Correctly You will visit your OBGYN 6 weeks after you have had your baby, and at this time they will do a full examination on you. Read More …

Pregnancy If You Have Genital Herpes: What You Should Know

13 August 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

When you are a woman who has an established (i.e. previously diagnosed) case of genital herpes that you have relatively under control thanks to antiviral prescriptions and basic self-care, you may be lulled into a sense of complacency and comfort in your life. That is, until you get pregnant. Then all of your original concerns about this common STD may come right back into play, causing you undue stress. Rather than allow yourself to become stressed and worried needlessly, get to know some of the important facts about pregnancy and genital herpes and what you can do to protect yourself and your unborn child during this time. Read More …

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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.