Thyroid Disorders — Graves’ Disease and Hashimoto's Disease There are a number of thyroid disorders that can affect your quality of life. These include: Graves’ disease Hashimoto’s disease Graves’ Disease Graves’ disease is an autoimmune disorder that causes hyperthyroidism. … [Read more...] about Thyroid Disorders — Graves’ Disease and Hashimoto’s Disease
Stuck in The Middle Are the rolls around your middle expanding faster than a balloon at a birthday party? Have you exchanged yoga pants for all your clothes and embraced the tunic? The middle age spread, the muffin top, the roll around the middle. Call it what you will, it’s the fat roll that … [Read more...] about Stuck in the Middle
Tinkle, Tinkle, Little Ouch! It stings, it smells, it burns and just when you were starting to have fun, its back- again. Ugh. The post-menopausal UTI. Any woman who has had more than one knows UTI stands for urinary tract infection, and that can mean trouble. Putting aside (we won’t) how … [Read more...] about Tinkle, Tinkle, little Ouch!
Vitamin D & Signs of Lower Levels Getting the proper amount of vitamin D is essential for maintaining optimal health and strong bones. Calcium, long known as a vital nutrient for bone health, is only able to be absorbed when vitamin D is also present in the body. Since your body can only … [Read more...] about Vitamin D & Signs of Lower Levels
Wholistic (or holistic) healthcare is looking at your health in a different way. The definition from AHHA (American Holistic Health Association) is the art and science of healing that addresses the whole person – body, mind, and spirit. At MedStudio, wholistic health care means we focus on your … [Read more...] about Wholistic vs Traditional Medicine
What is Vitamin D Deficiency? A vitamin D deficiency can happen when intake is lower than recommended levels, your exposure to sunlight is limited, your kidneys cannot convert 25(OH)D to its active form, or the absorption of vitamin D from the digestive tract isn’t great or the food source is of … [Read more...] about Vitamin D Deficiency & Symptoms