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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.

Three Things Parents Need To Know About Labral Tears

2 June 2016
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Gymnastics is a popular sport, but it's also high risk. Every year, five out of every 1,000 young gymnasts will go to the emergency room for an injury. Labral tears are one of these injuries. Here are four things parents need to know about labral tears. What are labral tears? The labrum is a ring of cartilage that cushions the hip socket. It's job is to hold the ball of the thigh bone in place and to cushion the movements of the joint. Read More …

Alternative Medicine Treatment Options To Recover From An Auto Accident

17 May 2016
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

When you have been in an auto accident, there are many ways in which you will be affected. On the one hand, you will likely have some physical injuries or pain after such a traumatic impact; the most common physical injuries are to the back and neck, though the entire body may be affected. And on the other hand, you can also suffer mental and emotional trauma from being in a motor vehicle accident. Read More …

Multigenerational Living: 3 Tips For Moving An Aging Parent Into Your Home

2 May 2016
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Today, many families are realizing the benefits of moving their aging parent into their home. Not only does a multigenerational household provide wonderful opportunities for bonding, but it will also give you a chance to look after your parent's needs. Before moving your parent in, however, you should be prepared to make some accommodations based on their health needs. While a two-story home will present a few extra challenges compared to a single-level home, these three strategies will help you promote independence while ensuring your parent's safety. Read More …

Does A Positive ANA Test Mean You Have Arthritis?

14 April 2016
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If you have a family history of arthritis and you've tested positive for anti-nuclear antibodies, you may be feeling anxious. While ANA tests are typically used to determine if people have an autoimmune disorder, it doesn't necessarily mean that you have arthritis. Read on to learn why an ANA test may not mean that you have arthritis, and how to know for sure if you have arthritis. Understanding ANAs Anti-nuclear antibodies aren't necessarily a bad thing; they're actually a normal part of a healthy person's immune response. Read More …

Three Ways To Use Yoga To Supplement Your Chiropractic Care

16 March 2016
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

It's always exciting when you discover that two of your lifestyle habits can actually work together to keep you even healthier. Because chiropractic care and yoga have some of the same goals and even some similar techniques as well as both focusing on holistic whole-body wellness, there are several overlapping areas where using one will help the other and vice versa. Here are three ways it can supplement the success of your chiropractic care when you practice yoga. Read More …