Monthly Archives: September 2015

Orthopedics Can Make All the Difference When it Comes to Chronic Pain

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Pain of some kind is an issue every one of us will encounter over the course of our lives. Unfortunately, that?s part of living. More serious types of pain can obviously come from abnormal occurrences to our bodies, such as accidents, work related stresses and sports injuries. We might come to expect chronic pain from those who are older in our communities. Friends and family members who are living longer are also experiencing chronic pain. It?s a sad fact of getting older.

But for the young and old alike, chronic pain does not have to be born without a fight. There are many options out there to help you deal with your chronic pain. Knowing when to consult an orthopedist, for example, could save you years of pain and discomfort. Many people aren?t even aware that pediatric orthopedics exists, never min

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3 Ways That a Medical Weight Loss Program Can Change Your Life Forever

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When you’ve tried every fad diet and infomercial exercise equipment but still don’t see meaningful results, it can be easy to give up and resign yourself to an unhealthy lifestyle. If you’ve reached a plateau and don’t know where else to turn, it’s time to call in the pros and look into medical weight loss programs.

The effectiveness of medical weight loss programs lies in the science of your body. Through a combination of diet, exercise, and treatments customized just for you, a medical weight loss center can give you results you never dreamed possible. Here’s a brief overview of how they do it:

    Diet. Even though you’ve tried every diet in the book, there’s a few common mistakes you may still be making that are causing setbacks in your weight loss. Snacking is a major c

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The Truth About Liposuction and You

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People are living longer these days. There are no two ways about it. We hear sayings like, ?Fifty is the new forty,? and we chuckle. But when we look at how we live our lives in this modern world, it?s very easy to see that we are living with more vitality in our older years to a much greater extent than those who lived a generation or two ago. There is one thing about aging that won?t change on its own, however: the inevitable appearance of cellulite.

Cellulite is the arch villain of almost every woman over the age of 35. It is estimated that 98% of all women have cellulite. The battle against it is well known among women, especially women in their forties and fifties. Exercise simply isn?t enough. You can run, or do Pilates and climb stairs until you reach the moon. The simple fact of the matter is you

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Why Your Snoring Might Be The Sign of A Much Bigger Problem

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Do you have a bad snoring problem at night? Do you wake up feeling tired in the morning? You may have sleep apnea, a condition that you share with almost 20 million other people in the United States. Sleep apnea has been proven to contribute to a number of health problems, especially those related to the heart. Even more troubling, between two to four percent of Americans haven’t been diagnosed with sleep apnea — meaning that about one in fifty people don’t know they have sleep apnea. Luckily, there are measures that can help relieve sleep apnea, usually under the umbrella term of CPAP (continuous positive airway pressure) solutions.
What Is Sleep Apnea And What Ca

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Here’s What You Should Know About Identifying and Treating Neck Pain

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Everybody deals with minor aches and pains as you grow older, but any consistent pain in the neck area is cause for concern. The neck is an important part of your body’s overall well-being, and you never realize how often you move your head around until pain begins to develop.

Thankfully, new advances in medical technology have made it easier for neck and back experts to administer minimally invasive surgery that will drastically reduce recovery time and leave you feeling better than ever. Here are some common causes and symptoms of neck pain, followed by what you can do to get rid of the pain:

    Common causes. Whether you work in coal mining or computer data entry, your neck is always in motion. About 45% of today’s workers are affected by Read more ...

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