Diabetes is a chronic disease in which the body is unable to properly control the amount of sugar in the blood. The body cannot control the sugar in the blood due to the lack of the hormone insulin. Diabetes has long reaching and wide ranging health affects for those that … Read The Full Post
Holistic health care is a phrase we hear a lot, but most of us would probably be hard pressed to come up with a definition. Indeed, even if we could, holistic health care means different things to different people, so definitions can change from one source to another.
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Mental health is one of the last frontiers in medicine because we can’t measure the problem. To many of the problems are considered “in your head” that it’s only now being recognized as an honest illness. I am a sufferer of depression and panic attacks. It takes everything I have … Read The Full Post
If you’re nearing 60, you have some pretty good company. Actress Sally Field, the seemingly ageless icon of a Baby Boom generation that starts turning 60 this year, has revealed that she has osteoporosis and is leading a public action campaign to inspire women to fight the fragile bone disease.… Read The Full Post
Nowadays, it seem as if you always need to schedule a consultation appointment before undergoing a particular medical procedure, no matter how major or minor that procedure is. While many of us associate consultation appointments with new patients, more and more healthcare professionals are making consultation appointments a regular occurrence, … Read The Full Post
The Importance of Physical Fitness. One of the simplest and most effective ways to bring down blood glucose levels, cut the risk of cardiovascular disease, and improve overall health and well-being is physical fitness and exercise. Yet, in our increasingly sedentary world, where almost every essential task can be performed … Read The Full Post
Natural stomach acid is in your stomach for a reason. The actual acid is not the cause of acid reflux disease. It is not a nasty poison that someone put there. The acid breaks down foods and sorts them out into the right department so to speak. Proper digestion depends … Read The Full Post