My name is Tony Richards and when I turned 40 years old I began having unusual health symptoms including a powerful thirst and numbness in my hands. I went to see my doctor and after running tests he determined that I had diabetes. My doctor prescribed medicine for my condition and he also told me to make some lifestyle changes or the diabetes would get worse. I didn't want that to happen so I began researching ways to control diabetes. After implementing these ideas, my condition actually got better and I was able to reduce the amount of medication I was taking. If your doctor has diagnosed you with diabetes, it's very beneficial for you to read my blog so your condition doesn't worsen. I hope that by following this blog, it will help you to control your diabetes too.
8 February 2016
If you are currently pregnant, you may be fearful when listening to recent news coverage regarding the Zika virus. You probably have a lot of questions and may wonder if your baby could be in danger. If you're contemplating having another child or starting a family, you may wonder if you should wait. You may wonder if getting pregnant is worth the risk. Understanding the Zika virus and how it is transmitted will help you avoid the risks related to the virus and can help to alleviate your fears and concerns.
8 February 2016
Zinc is a mineral that is perhaps best known for its roles in immunity and neurological function. However, this nutrient is also very important for dental health. Read on to learn more about zinc's role in keeping your teeth and gums healthy, and how you can ensure you're consuming enough of this vital nutrient. What role does zinc play in maintaining gum and tooth health? Zinc is required in order for your immune system to properly fight off bacteria, including the bacteria that can cause gingivitis and dental caries.
5 February 2016
If you get itchy skin, rashes, or swelling when eating certain types of foods, you might have a food allergy. Food allergies are caused by your immune system thinking a harmless food is a type of bacteria or germ that needs to be destroyed. When this happens, you may experience any number of symptoms. Here are some things to know about food allergies and how to treat them. What foods can you be allergic to?
20 January 2016
Cosmetic procedures have come a long way in the last few decades, and now there seems to be a never ending number of options available to solve all of your cosmetic problems. To help you to narrow down your options and find the procedure that's right for you, below are listed three common problem areas on the face and the procedures usually performed to fix them. Problem Area: Under Eye Bags
4 January 2016
DVT or deep vein thrombosis is a condition characterized by the formation of blood clots in the veins found deep in the body. The Center for Disease Control estimates about 1 to 2 people per 1,000 individuals suffer from this condition and up to 100,000 people die from it. While massage has proven to be very beneficial for a variety of medical conditions, it can actually be harmful for people suffering from DVT.