12 August 2015
Drug addiction ravages millions of people across the country and pulls their lives into a terrible tailspin. When addiction becomes severe enough, replacement programs are often necessary to help people quit. However, alternative, holistic methods are often used by many to create an "alternative" and natural treatment method. Which of these approaches should you consider when trying to beat your drug addiction? Opioid Replacement Therapy People who are addicted to opioid drugs (such as heroin, opium, or many types of pain killers) often suffer from a wide range of withdrawal symptoms, such as nausea and anxiety, that will make it nearly impossible to quit.
30 July 2015
After you've had a tummy tuck, one of your goals might be to adopt a healthy fitness regimen that keeps your body in tip-top shape. If you've struggled with your weight in the past, it's important to develop an understanding of how to keep active to avoid regaining the weight you've just lost. While joining a gym can help you meet your fitness goals, doing so isn't absolutely necessary. With a little knowledge about cardiovascular exercise and strength training -- and how often to perform these exercises -- you'll be well on your way to maintaining a fit physique.
17 July 2015
Millions of teenagers and even adults today deal with bad acne, and bouts of breakouts often last for years until the right treatment is found or hormones finally regulate themselves naturally. Once acne has diminished, the scars left behind can be just as bothersome, if not more, than the past acne itself. A common type of scarring acne can leave behind is called ice-pick scarring. Read on to find out if this is the type of scarring you may have and what treatments are available
14 July 2015
Whether it is the first tooth that your child has lost or their 10th, it never gets old getting something from the tooth fairy. While cash is awesome, there are some other alternatives if you want to do something less obvious, yet just as exciting. Here are a few ideas: 1. For Your Little Girl: Girly Accessories For your little girl, you may slip a cute bracelet or trendy necklace under her pillow for her to see in the morning.
17 June 2015
Dental implants and bone loss are very closely related. On the one hand, replacing missing teeth with implants can help prevent bone loss in the jaw. On the other hand, existing bone loss in the jaw can affect your jaw's ability to support dental implants. And as you age, it's inevitable that you will experience loss of bone density. So what can you do to ensure that the bone in your jaw stays as dense and healthy as possible?
4 June 2015
If you have had one of your breasts removed due to a breast cancer diagnosis, you might be looking for ways to return to your original appearance and condition as quickly as possible. It is completely understandable to want to have breast reconstruction surgery, but you should know that there are some challenges that can go along with this procedure. These are a few things that you should be prepared for when having breast reconstruction surgery done.
25 May 2015
When your baby has diarrhea, you can feel helpless to make them feel better. Your baby can get diarrhea for many reasons, including drinking too much fruit juice, having an allergy or sensitivity to their formula, or even from a common cold. In most cases, your baby will be just fine within a few days to weeks, but diarrhea starts to cause a concern when dehydration begins to happen. When your baby is dehydrated, it means that most of their fluids and nutrients are being expelled in their frequent bowel movements, and your baby can become dangerously ill.
20 May 2015
According to the Center for Disease Control, about 10.9 percent of American women aged 15 to 44 suffer from infertility. While there are many treatment options available for improving fecundity, manual pelvic physical therapy has been shown to be effective at treating mechanical infertility caused by scar tissue. Here's more information about this option for increasing your chances of getting pregnant. What is Mechanical Infertility? To fully understand how physical therapy helps alleviate mechanical infertility, it's important to know what this condition is.
6 May 2015
An addiction to drugs or alcohol will impact all aspects of the addicted person's life and their loved ones. If you have a family member or loved one deal with addiction here are three critical tips on how to get them into a rehab program and on the road to recovery. Seek Professional Help Immediately Many people don't think that their loved one's addiction has spiraled out of control or they wait for things to get better on their own without professional help.
4 May 2015
While most people have some type of lines and wrinkles on their face, you might be troubled by your deep wrinkles. These often happen due to the natural aging process. If your favorite night cream isn't doing anything for these wrinkles, it is time to think about other options. Here are some different ways you can help smooth out those deep wrinkles and gain your self-confidence back. Chemical Peel Your first option for helping to get rid of deep wrinkles is by getting a chemical peel.