Good mental and physical health is the foundation for achieving all other goals, both personal and professional. The new year is the perfect time to work on creating healthy habits.
As the holidays draw closer, you may be wondering what to get for your loved one who has chronic health issues. Although some traditional gifts may be appropriate, chances are there are specific things your loved one might need at this time.
Flu season is upon us and although it is impossible to predict what will happen each year, the CDC recommends every individual over 6 months of age get an age-appropriate flu vaccine to help protect against the disease.
Do your muscles ache from too much yard work, exercise, or heavy lifting? Muscle soreness is common, and it usually means your muscles are getting stronger.
The median nerve runs from the forearm into the palm of the hand, and it gives feeling to the thumb and fingers. When it becomes pressed or squeezed, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome can occur.
Many cancer patients experience pain during and after treatment, in one way or another. It may be temporary or long-lasting, mild or severe, or even affect the organs or bones.
Joints form connections between your bones to help you move. As you age, painful joints become increasingly more common.
Sciatic pain radiates along the path of the sciatic nerve, which branches out from your lower back, through the hips and buttocks, and down each leg. Sciatica usually happens when a herniated disk on the spine compresses part of the nerve.
As of June 4, 2018, Patricia Moxley is cancer-free! Diagnosed with breast cancer a few months ago, Moxley had a mastectomy to remove the tumor and surrounding breast tissue. Although the surgery was successful, it left her with some pain and discomfort in the area.
Juvenile diabetes, which is known as Type 1 diabetes, is a chronic condition in which the pancreas produces little or no insulin. The hormone, insulin, is needed to allow sugar to enter cells to produce energy. The onset of Type 1 diabetes has nothing to do with diet or lifestyle. It usually appears in childhood or adolescence, but it can also develop in adults.
A few years ago, when Monarch Flyway started to delve into using milkweed oil as a natural remedy for pain, Tracey Lambert was approached by her fr...
With a Masters degree in Geology and an accomplished career in Environmental Science and Hydrogeology, Debrah Gann was enjoying life in Midland, Texas, alongside her husband of 45 years when a major health issue stopped her in her tracks.