Kidney stones appear in the form of calcium oxalate, calcium phosphate, uric acid, or other combinations of minerals, and can be extraordinarily painful. They may be as small as a grain of sand or quite large. They may pass on their own, or they may require certain medical interventions to … [Read more...] about Everything You Need to Know About Kidney Stones and Hormone Imbalance
Eyesight Insight Are you wondering why every manufacturer is suddenly making the print on their packaging so darn small? Do you find yourself saying things like “Let me find my glasses? “and “Can someone read this?” Is your every growing collection of pharmacy reading glasses becoming a … [Read more...] about Eyesight Insight
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!
Head Injuries and Testosterone Production Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBIs) are injuries to the head—often caused by falls, being struck by an object, or being hit in the head during sports—that result in damage to the brain. There is an established link between TBIs and a variety of symptoms, … [Read more...] about Head Injuries and Testosterone Production