Pain in Your Joints? Learn About the 5 Most Common Types of Arthritis
Arthritis is a term that refers to inflammation in the joints. It is a condition that can be quite painful and debilitating, affecting about one in four U.S. adults. There are several different types of arthritis, each with its own set of symptoms and treatment options. In this blog post, we will explore the different […]
Living with Diabetes as a Child: A Guide for Parents
Being a parent is a challenging job, but it’s even more challenging when your child has a chronic illness like diabetes. If your child has been diagnosed with diabetes, you may be feeling overwhelmed and scared. You may be wondering how you’re going to manage your child’s care, and how you’re going to keep them […]
Earth Day: How Human Health and the Earth’s Health Are Related
Every year on April 22, we celebrate Earth Day. This day is a reminder of the importance of protecting our planet and its resources. But did you know that human health and the earth’s health are closely linked? The earth provides us with everything we need to survive: clean air to breathe, clean water to […]
Do a Gut Check: Is it IBS or Something Else?
Are you experiencing stomach pain, bloating, constipation, or diarrhea? If so, you may be wondering if you have irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). IBS is a common gastrointestinal disorder that affects about 10-15% of adults in the United States. It’s a chronic condition that can cause significant discomfort and disruption to daily life. In this blog […]
8 Things You Can Do Each Morning to Control Your Diabetes
Starting your day with a healthy and consistent routine is important for managing your diabetes. Creating a morning routine that works for you can help you start your day off right and maintain good blood sugar levels throughout the day. Here are some tips to help you create and maintain an effective morning diabetes routine. […]
What You Can Do to Fight the Effects of Chronic Stress on Your Health
Are you feeling stressed out lately? It’s no secret that we all experience stress in our lives, whether it’s from work, school, relationships or other aspects of our daily routine. But did you know that chronic stress can have serious long-term effects on our health? When we’re stressed, our body releases hormones like cortisol and […]
Autism 101: What is Autism Spectrum Disorder?
Autism, also known as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), is a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects communication, social interaction and behavior. It is a spectrum disorder, which means that individuals with autism can have a wide range of symptoms and severity. Autism is typically diagnosed in early childhood, and it affects about 1 in 54 children in […]
Can Cancer Be Prevented? 8 Tips to Reduce Your Risk.
Cancer is a complex disease and there is no surefire way to prevent it. However, there are many things you can do to reduce your risk. Smart cancer prevention strategies include eating a healthy diet, exercising regularly, not smoking and getting regular check-ups and screenings. Some cancers can also be prevented or detected early through […]