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Recurrent Vaginal Yeast Infections

A while back, I started suffering from recurrent vaginal yeast infections. Whenever I got a yeast infection, my stomach hurt. I also experienced pain during urination. Tired of feeling bad all of the time, I scheduled an appointment with my trusted physician. This medical professional recommended I make some positive lifestyle changes. For instance, my caring doctor told me to begin wearing cotton underwear, drinking lactose free milk, and eating yogurt. My physician also recommended I take a probiotic every day. On this blog, I hope you will discover some of the most common, effective treatments for chronic medical issues.

Spring Sneezing: How To Deal With Seasonal Allergies

29 January 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Spring is in the air; the birds are singing, the grass is growing, and all those little pollen particles that were so delightfully dormant during the winter are popping up again, getting in your vents, your clothes, and -- eventually -- your nose. With about 40 million Americans suffering from hay fever, you're definitely not alone in looking for a way to get through spring with a smile. So if you're struggling to handle your seasonal allergies, then here are a few tips and tricks to get you off the tissues and back into action: Read More …

How To Cope With Dental Anxiety

27 January 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Dental anxiety is a common fear, with up to 20 percent of Americans saying they avoid going to the dentist because of it. This fear comes from all sorts of places; it may be because you fear pain, don't like feeling as though you lack control or just don't like the scraping and whirring sounds. It can be difficult to overcome, and there is a chance you may not be able to get rid of that anxiety completely, but you can take steps to help you cope with it. Read More …

Tips To Relax Before Seeing The Dentist

23 January 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Many people have a hard time relaxing in the dentist's chair. In fact, some people are so nervous about seeing the dentist that they're willing to put off important dental care. Delaying dental care is counterproductive. Putting off routine trips to the dentist can contribute to the degradation of your oral health and make seeing the dentist even more stressful when you do go. These tips will help you relax before and during your time at the dentist, making routine dental work less stressful for you as a patient. Read More …

3 Reasons To Pre-Arrange Your Own Funeral

22 January 2015
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If you've ever been in the unfortunate situation of helping to plan someone's funeral, you likely know the frustration of having to focus on details in the depths of grief. That's a scenario that's best avoided. Here are three reasons that you should consider planning your own funeral. While you're at it, you may choose to add a bit of fun or tasteful humor to help uplift the spirits of people who will be missing you. Read More …

6 Fast Facts About Eye Exams For Kids

21 January 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

You take your child to the pediatrician regularly and visit the dentist two times a year, but what about the eye doctor? Eye exams are essential pieces of your child's preventive health schedule. Making a regular visit to the optometrist or ophthalmologist helps to make sure that your child's eyes are developing as they should be and that her vision is correct. If you're not sure when to start seeing the doctor, how to prepare your child for her first visit or what will really happen at the appointment, consider a few fast facts about pediatric eye exams. Read More …