2021

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.

What You Need To Know About Echocardiography

7 May 2021
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

What is echocardiography and why do doctors order this type of imaging test? Take a look at the top reasons doctors prescribe an echocardiogram, what you can expect from the test, and how it can help your medical provider to diagnose some types of cardiac conditions. Echocardiograms Aren't Invasive Instead of a surgical procedure, this type of test uses high-frequency sound waves to create an image of the heart. You won't need anesthesia and you won't feel any pain during this type of ultrasound. Read More …

Tips To Help You Maintain Your New Hearing Aid

13 April 2021
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Many people deal with hearing loss, but a high-quality hearing aid can make a huge difference. If you are suffering from hearing loss for any reason, your doctor may suggest wearing hearing aids in one or both ears. A good hearing aid is not inexpensive, so it is important to care for it properly so it can last as long as possible and function properly. The good news is that caring for a hearing aid is not overly difficult or complicated. Read More …

Why Athletes Opt For LASIK Surgery

8 March 2021
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Athletes at various levels need to have good vision in order to place themselves at the top of their game. For this reason, LASIK surgery is something that athletes need to consider if they have less-than-perfect vision. LASIK is a popular choice when it comes to vision correction because it is safe and effective, not to mention the fact that it has a quick recovery time. Keep reading to learn some of the benefits of LASIK vision correction for athletes. Read More …

How to Get the Most Out of Your Gym Membership

29 January 2021
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Are gym memberships expensive? Really, the answer to that question depends on how you use the gym. If you only go once a month, then yes, your gym membership probably is expensive for what you get. On the other hand, if you fully utilize the gym's services, then you'll probably feel like you're getting a great deal. So, how do you get more out of your gym membership? Take a look. 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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