Vision is one of your body's important senses you rely upon every minute you are awake. It is important to take care of your vision, see your eye doctor regularly, and treat any eye diseases you may have. Here are two eye diseases and some choices you have in treatment to prevent vision loss. Glaucoma If you suffer from glaucoma, you most likely know this eye disease can cause vision loss when damage to your optic nerve occurs.
31 December 2015
Receiving the news that your elderly family member needs constant care can be difficult to take, particularly if you have never dealt with this before. While assisted care homes are great for ensuring your loved one stays safe and secure, many people don't like to delegate this task and choose to designate themselves as caregiver for their family member. However, if you do choose to be the primary caregiver for your loved one, it's important to avoid making common mistakes.
22 December 2015
Although menopause is a completely natural part of life for every woman, the symptoms that come with it can make you feel pretty uncomfortable. Some of the most common symptoms of menopause include hot flashes, a decreased sex drive, vaginal dryness, mood swings, hair loss and frequent urination. However, if you take good care of your body, you can decrease the severity of these symptoms. Here are seven effective ways to survive menopause:
11 December 2015
If you are an avid gardener, there is a high probability that at one time or another you will get stung by a honeybee. Even if you are not allergic to bee stings, you will probably still want to treat the area to relieve the pain, inflammation and itchiness. If so, use the following three-step treatment for removing the stinger and alleviating your symptoms using home remedies. Step 1: Remove The Honeybee Stinger
8 December 2015
Boils are caused by an infected hair follicle, and if you have experienced one, then you know how painful and uncomfortable boils can be. If you are experiencing a boil, there are a number of things that you can do to treat your boil at home. These treatment options may help the boil disappear sooner, and at the very least will help ease the pain that often accompanies a boil. If you are suffering from boils, try one of the following at-home treatment options.
11 November 2015
There are many diets and weight-loss programs available today, but the best type of weight loss program includes eating healthy, well-balanced meals along with regular exercise. You can supplement your healthy eating and exercise with acupuncture and tea drinking to help your weight loss results. Here is information about these two methods to help your weight loss. Acupuncture Acupuncture is the practice of inserting thin needles into specific energy pathways in your body to help correct and balance different areas of your body.
28 October 2015
Sore throats are common with illnesses and conditions, such as viral colds, allergies, and bacterial infections. It can be difficult to know when to go see your doctor to get treatment for an illness when you have a sore throat. Here are two illnesses that present a sore throat, and when you need to get medical treatment for them. Strep Throat When you have a bacteria infection, such as strep throat, you need to go see your doctor to get a prescription for an antibiotic to get rid of the infection.
15 October 2015
If you have a chronic pain condition that has not been helped by traditional medical treatments, then you may want to think about trying some of the alternative options that are available to you. Acupuncture is one available option, but you may not know a lot about acupuncture beyond the fact that it is a relatively old technique. If you want to make the most out of your acupuncture experience, then keep reading to learn about past techniques, present ones, and some good tips for your appointment.
29 September 2015
Laser hair removal treatments are an effective way to get rid of unwanted hair on almost any part of the body. While the procedure is generally safe, it's not the best or safest method of hair removal for everyone. In particular, people with diabetes have to be especially cautious with this treatment as it can lead to some adverse outcomes due to how the disease affects the body. Here's more information about problems you may run into with laser hair removal.
10 September 2015
Pregnancy can be a scary and stressful time for many women. Although doctors are not fully aware of the full extent excessive stress may have on pregnant women, studies have shown that approximately 1 in 10 women who experience high levels of psychological stress deliver pre-term. Having a midwife by your side when you're pregnant can help relieve stress, as most midwives are quite knowledgeable on the different techniques that can help pregnant women relax.
31 August 2015