Why Our Children Will Die Too Soon

After decades of advancements in modern day medicine, why are mortality rates increasing in 2016? Regrettably, today’s parents can expect to live longer lives than their children, a sad commentary on today’s lifestyle. Bottom line… the obesity epidemic amongst the children of America is shortening their lifespan, causing mortality rates to head in the wrong…

Popular Treatment Methods For Trochanteric Bursitis

As we age, the natural lubricants in our bodies that surround the joints tend to break down, and the sensitive areas can become inflamed and painful. One of the most common examples of this aging related medical condition is known as Trochanteric bursitis and it directly affects the hip joint. Limited movement is only one…

Your Pets and Your Allergies

My boyfriend and I decided to adopt a cat a year and a half ago; and despite the fact that I have allergies, living with a cat has not seemed to affect them too bad. However, the key to living with a pet while keeping your allergies at bay takes a little bit of work.…

The Top Three Goals of Spiritual Recovery

Numerous lights await the person who endured a dysfunctional or abusive upbringing, yet bores through the tunnel of recovery to reach them. Powerless, devoid of understanding, and justifying his parent’s detrimental treatment of him because of his own alleged deficiencies, he reacted in ways that ensured his survival, causing his brain to rewire itself into…

Your Unique Mug

In the office, people have their favorite beverage drinks which range from tea, coffee or water. All of them tend to have special mugs for whatever they take each day. The habit of getting something from home to be used in the office is a good thing because it connects you to the warmth of…

How To Take Stunning Portraits

There are a few specific ways to discover how to take portraits of people, and I'm going to share some of those tips with you today. Lighting, composition, camera settings and your lens are the right places to start when you begin to take portraits of people. Lighting and your lens are the first two…

Keeping Your Heart And Brain Healthy

Do you know that there is a connection between homocysteine ​​and your heart and brain health? Homocysteine ​​is a type of amino acid (building block of protein) that is produced by the human body during protein metabolism. It is not obtained from the diet. The body makes homocysteine ​​from the amino acid methionine in the…

Childhood Obesity – Start Early

I had an interesting experience yesterday. I was waiting to pick up our three year old granddaughter from a special class at a public school. While I was waiting, school let out and the kids started running around the front lawn. Many of them were overweight and some by quite a bit. One of the…

The Benefits Of Having HDV Lasik Surgery

If you happen to be a part of billions of people worldwide who depend on corrective eyewear or contact lenses, then perhaps you have thought about undergoing a curative procedure. Known as lasik (laser assisted in Situ Keratomileusis) surgery, a patient that is a good candidate for the procedure can dramatically have their vision changed…

The Chemistry of Allergies

An allergy is characterized as an immune reaction to the presence of certain substances in one’s body. Allergies occur when the immune system mistakes a harmless substance for a pathogen. The immuniglobin responsible for allergies is the IgE immuniglobin. Humans are not born with IgE antibodies in their body. The IgE develops 10 days after…

Top 5 Ways to Sleep Better As A New Parent

For most people, getting a good night’s sleep is tough enough. In fact, according to the CDC, in 2016 35% of Americans are reported as not getting enough sleep on a nightly basis. That doesn’t even factor the quality of their sleep. Add in a little rug rat into the mix and you are likely…

Anal Ordeals – Hemorrhoids, Fissures, and Pruritus Ani

A sore, itchy, bleeding anus is commonly referred to as a “hemorrhoid,” but may actually be something else. Hemorrhoids can exist alone or in conjunction with fissures, pruritis ani, or even cancer. Learn the differences so you can choose the best treatment. Fissures, or tears in the mucous membrane of the anus, are very common…