Eating habbits

2012-10-17 / Health / Comments Off on Eating habbitsComments

I have some really bad eatting habbits, since i have become a thirty something- it seems that overnight i have put on some 20 or so pounds! i have never had a healthy relationship with food, bulimia, being in my past. i still see food in a love hate relationship, to much of it or not enough. the scale is like a roller coaster… up and down? it has really effected my health. Read the rest of this entry »

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New foods in the grocery store

2012-10-17 / Diet / Comments Off on New foods in the grocery storeComments

Here are some new foods in the supermarket this fall. Let us know how you like them!
-Starbucks Vanilla After Coffee Mints Altoids have been popular so it appears like Starbucks is aiming for this market with these mints. Read the rest of this entry »

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Making Choices Can Be Stressful

2012-10-10 / Conditions and Diseases / Comments Off on Making Choices Can Be StressfulComments

Sometimes making simple everyday decisions can bring about a small amount of stress that may accumulate over time. This author looks at this sort of stress in a humorous yet though-provoking way while also suggesting a solution. Read the rest of this entry »

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How Yeast Attacks Your Immune System

2012-10-02 / Conditions and Diseases / Comments Off on How Yeast Attacks Your Immune SystemComments

Many scientists and doctors have been telling us for years, to control the amount of intake of certain types of foods. Those of us who don’t heed the warnings have probably, over the years, shown traces of wear and tear on our bodies. Here are the many advantages and disadvantages of not following the Dr.’s orders. Read the rest of this entry »

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Healing on Horseback. Part 3

2012-06-28 / Alternative Medicine / Comments Off on Healing on Horseback. Part 3Comments

“The sights, the smells, the sounds of the horse farm have tremendous power,” says Vidrine. “You don’t necessarily have to ride the horse to have tremendous benefit.” Read the rest of this entry »

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Healing on Horseback. Part 2

2012-06-28 / Alternative Medicine / Comments Off on Healing on Horseback. Part 2Comments

Coming to a barn instead of a therapist’s office is also a plus for some people. No one needs to know they’re in therapy since they could simply be going for a ride. “For a lot of people who come from a clinical setting, when you get into a barn, it’s very normalizing,” says Michael Kaufmann, director of education for the North American Riding for the Handicapped Association (NARHA) and founding board member of the Equine Facilitated Mental Health Association (EFMHA). Read the rest of this entry »

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Healing on Horseback. Part 1

2012-06-28 / Alternative Medicine / Comments Off on Healing on Horseback. Part 1Comments

Anyone who’s ever loved a pet knows that relationships with animals can be very satisfying. Horses are no exception. But in the right hands, horses can do much more than provide pleasure and a bonding experience. They can also be used in psychotherapy, allowing patients to work through their problems in unexpected ways. Read the rest of this entry »

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Digestive Disease Week 1999 Annual Meeting

2012-06-27 / Conditions and Diseases / Comments Off on Digestive Disease Week 1999 Annual MeetingComments

Hepatitis C: Achieving Maximum Results Putting Combination Therapy for HCV into Practice

Interferon/ribavirin combination therapy may induce a sustained response in previous nonresponders to interferon monotherapy, including those with normal ALT levels and those with predictors of poor response. Read the rest of this entry »

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Working With Healthcare Professionals

2012-06-25 / Health / Comments Off on Working With Healthcare ProfessionalsComments

Most cases of back pain do not require medical treatment. For those who do seek professional help, there are a number of healthcare providers from which to choose. Your family doctor or back specialist can guide you toward the road to recovery. Read the rest of this entry »

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Healthy Sex

2012-06-06 / Health / Comments Off on Healthy SexComments

People are often consumed with thoughts of sex and preoccupied with sexual problems, questions or dysfunctions. And I’m not just talking about 13-year-old boys. Sex interests and confuses almost all of us at one time or another. Read the rest of this entry »

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