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As an athlete, one of the last things I expected was to develop arthritis. However, I did. To me, arthritis meant I had to slow down, get a cane, and keep my legs elevated at all times. My doctor helped me to understand that I could continue living my life with some simple modifications to my daily routine. I did not have to give up sports. I created this blog to help other athletes who have been newly diagnosed with arthritis. With proper nutrition and the right lifestyle changes, you do not have to give up the sports you love.

Facing A High-Risk Pregnancy? What You Should Know

30 October 2015
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High-risk pregnancies can be a source of anxiety throughout the pregnancy and up to delivery. If you have a high-risk pregnancy, it's important that you're attentive to your prenatal care with a midwife or obstetrician who understands your situation. Here's a look at some of the situations that may lead to a high-risk pregnancies and tips for you to manage your condition and protect your pregnancy. Risk Factors for a High-Risk Pregnancy Read More …

Two Therapies To Consider To Compliment Massage Therapy Treatments For Lower Back Pain

28 October 2015
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If you have a chronic lower back problem, then massage therapy can help to treat your condition. The therapy will assist in the removal of any scar tissue that has formed along the region that may be causing pressure on nerves and muscles. It can also help to relax some tight and cramped strands of muscle tissue that have formed across the back. Deep tissue massage is the best option to help with pain issues. Read More …

Integrating Makeup After A Facelift

7 October 2015
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If you decide to get a facelift or facial implants to help contour the shape of your face, you can expect a variety of recovery times ranging from a weekend for a mini-facelift to over a week for a full procedure. It is highly important that you follow your doctor's recovery instructions, but it is understandable that you may want to show off your improved appearance as soon as possible. If you tend to wear makeup on a daily basis or are planning on going out and putting on makeup, here are some things to keep in mind after your facelift. Read More …

Your Parent And Dementia: Tips For Creating A Safe Home

21 September 2015
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According to the World Health Organization, there are approximately 47 million adults living with dementia across the globe. If your parent was recently diagnosed with dementia, you might feel overwhelmed by this devastating disease and not sure where to begin. Whether your parent is moving in with you or they are choosing to stay in their own home, safety must be your biggest concern. From understanding how dementia physically and mentally impacts your parent to making a few small changes around the house, here are some tips to help make your parent both safe and comfortable: Read More …

Can Acupuncture Treat Your Reproductive Issues?

31 August 2015
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Whether you're a couple frustrated from months of unsuccessful attempts to conceive a child, or a woman dreading the thought of your next ultra-painful menstrual period, you may be wondering whether there's any help available that won't require you to undergo invasive medical procedures or take hormonal medication. Fortunately, there may be some assistance available to you or your partner suffering from reproductive problems or ailments. Read on to learn more about how acupuncture can be used to treat or manage both male- and female-specific reproductive health issues. Read More …

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Tips for Athletes With Arthritis

As an athlete, one of the last things I expected was to develop arthritis. However, I did. To me, arthritis meant I had to slow down, get a cane, and keep my legs elevated at all times. My doctor helped me to understand that I could continue living my life with some simple modifications to my daily routine. I did not have to give up sports. I created this blog to help other athletes who have been newly diagnosed with arthritis. With proper nutrition and the right lifestyle changes, you do not have to give up the sports you love.

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