2022

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 To Expect During A Hearing Aid Evaluation

1 November 2022
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

A hearing aid evaluation is an appointment with a healthcare professional to discuss your hearing and the best treatment options for you. During the evaluation, your hearing will be tested, and you will be asked questions about your hearing and communication difficulties. This information will help the audiologist determine if you would benefit from wearing a hearing aid. Here's what you can expect during your evaluation. The Exam  Your audiologist will physically examine your ears with a lighted instrument called an otoscope to look for any abnormalities that could be contributing to your hearing loss. Read More …

3 Things To Know About Medical Marijuana

26 September 2022
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If you are curious about taking marijuana for medical purposes, you're not alone. Nearly 48.2 million people a year partake in marijuana use, and many of those people use it to cope with medical conditions. If you have never gone to a marijuana dispensary or taken medical marijuana before, you likely have many questions. Here are three of the most important things to know about medical marijuana before you try it. Read More …

Is Your At-Home COVID-19 Test Accurate? What You Need To Know

22 August 2022
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Even with the level of COVID-19 cases sloping downward, the virus is still a major medical issue that needs constant awareness. Because of this, the need for testing is still necessary in many instances. Many people have turned to at-home test kits. The kits are easy to use and are conveniently taken at home. However, you may wonder if they are as accurate as a test you take in a doctor's office or medical facility. Read More …

About Cataracts And Cataract Surgery

22 July 2022
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

When you have a cataract, it can cause your vision to become very cloudy and make it hard for you to continue with your normal way of life. It can also cause you to become sensitive to light. If you have a cataract, then you should learn more about cataracts, cataract surgery, and the reasons why surgery can be a positive thing. This article will provide you with more information on cataracts and why you may want cataract surgery. Read More …

Going Through Depression That Just Won’t Go Away? 2 Tips To Help You

21 June 2022
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Depression can hit you out of the blue and sometimes for no reason at all. Without treatment, depression will only get worse and may become too hard for you to manage. Fortunately, there are options to help lift this cloud from you, two of which are listed below.  See a Counselor A local counselor can be very beneficial to help with depression symptoms. You may be surprised at how talking about your symptoms will help you feel better. 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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