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.

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 …

3 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Get Rhinoplasty Surgery Based On A Selfie

10 August 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Love it or hate it, social media is here to stay. Posting a selfie is one of the favorite things that people like to do on websites like Instagram. According to Quartz, one in three doctors surveyed have had an increase in surgeries because of patients being dissatisfied with their image on social media. It is easy for you to find something wrong with a selfie because it shows a close up of your face. Read More …

Bye, Bye Blemishes: 4 Science-Backed Ways To Prevent And Treat Acne

29 July 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Acne is among the most embarrassing and frustrating skin conditions that teens and adults deal with. However, it is also a common condition that between 40 and 50 million individuals in America suffer from on a yearly basis. If you are suffering from this aggravating skin condition, and you want it to stop, here are four things you need to start doing right now: 1. Increase Your Intake of Vitamin A. Read More …

Skin Cancer: What You Need To Know

8 July 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

One of the best things about summer is being poolside soaking up the sun. For most, it is a carefree time filled with fun and relaxation. But for those that spend their days in the sun, skin cancer is a real concern. With constant exposure, you need to be aware of the early signs of skin cancer. Catching this disease in the beginning stages can mean the difference between life and death. Read More …

How To Treat Painful Sinus Infections Symptoms With 3 Natural Therapies At Home

1 July 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Out of every seven people, one will develop a sinus infection, called sinusitis, each year. While some doctors recommend antibiotics, steroids and surgery for extreme or chronic cases, most sinus infections do not necessarily need medical attention. In fact, it's estimated that up to 90 percent of sinus infections are caused by a virus or something else that doesn't require antibiotic treatment or medical intervention.  If you have a sinus infection, you don't have to run to the doctor right away. 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.