In our fast paced world with all its technological marvels, we have come to expect that just thinking about it should bring about the change we seek. We have been taught to expect that our existence should be the way we want it and that it is a birthright to have it so. We chant, […]
There are many different causes for acne. The complication is not in knowing why acne occurs, it is identifying the ultimate cause for each person that has it and then figuring out the appropriate treatment for the condition. There is some good news in light of all of this. That is that there are some […]
The popularity of yoga has given rise to an industry that specializes in yoga equipment, accessories and clothes. The internet is a true market place of things yoga and product lines are as varied and diverse as the many teachings and postures of yoga. If you”ve ventured into your neighborhood sporting goods store, or even […]
Osteoarthritis, also known as degenerative joint disease, affects more than 20 million Americans-and women are suffering from greater osteoarthritis-related disability than men. Yet the topic of knee replacement surgery is rarely raised when women’s health issues are discussed, even though osteoarthritis plays a significant role in driving the need for joint replacements.
Anyone who”s been on a low carb diet will tell you that the first week is the hardest. Some report actual physical symptoms of carb withdrawal, like irritability, headaches, and lack of energy. Others say it”s the emotional struggle to stay away from rice, bread, pasta, potatoes the staples that they”ve grown used to serving […]
Nutritionists sustain that a diet rich in natural antioxidants has a very benefic effect on the entire organism. Contained by most fruits and vegetables, antioxidants considerably improve one”s health by supporting the cellular activity of the body and by neutralizing the malignant effects of “free radicals” upon the organism. Free radicals are the result of […]
Newborns simply love to be touched and cuddled. The skin to skin touch helps you and your baby bond, comforts your baby when she is upset or uneasy with gas or colic problems. Hence, touch is a critical part of growth and development.
Most people who think they know all about dry skin, chapped skin, chafing, redness and other signs of skin dehydration really don’t. Take this quiz to make sure you know who your skin’s enemies are.
Three members of the HealthStatus team have volunteered to use the PowerVibe equipment for the next 5 months and chart their progress. This post will introduce each of our three volunteers. They will share their goals and “gulp” their measurements. The team has decided they will use the PowerVibe along side their regular routine. No […]