Stop Keeping These 3 Secrets From Your Doctor

In order to diagnose and treat you correctly, your doctor needs information. For example, if you show up in the doctor's office with a mysterious rash, it can help your doctor make a diagnosis if you tell them that you were recently hiking in an area where poison ivy is known to grow. There's probably no reason that you would hide your hiking habits from your doctor, but there are plenty of other things that patients routinely hide about their lives, and these secrets can prevent doctors from making a correct diagnosis or prescribing the most effective treatment. Read More 

Learning How To Cope With Your Loved Ones Alzheimer’s? How To Help Them Adjust To The Holidays

If your loved one has recently been diagnosed with Alzheimer's, the holidays may be a bit stressful. That's because this is a new experience, and everyone will be learning how to adjust to the changes. That doesn't mean that you need to postpone the festivities. However, it does mean that you need to take a few precautionary measures to make sure that your family gatherings are as stress-free as possible for you, your loved one, and the rest of the family. Read More 

Three Things That You Might Not Know About Hearing Tests

Some people who may be aware of diminished hearing and a need for hearing aids can put off visiting a hearing center because they're a little anxious about the idea of a hearing test. Misinformation about this process could delay your commitment to improving your hearing, which can affect your quality of life. It's important to understand that hearing tests are quick, easy, and do not cause you any discomfort, unlike some other types of medical tests. Read More 

Tips For Men Whose Partners Have Had Breast Augmentation

When you're a man whose sexual partner has recently had her breasts augmented, you'll understandably be excited to see the results. It's important to remember, however, that your wife or girlfriend will need to go through a recovery period after the procedure. During this time, she may be dealing with some discomfort as a result of the surgery, which she can effectively deal with herself. Because of the discomfort, her mind may be anywhere but in the bedroom, so you need to be considerate and avoid pressuring her into sexual activity just because you're excited about the changes to her body. Read More 

Managing Migraines Through Chiropractic Care

You might be surprised to learn that there are many different body aches and pains that can be managed through good chiropractic care. Take migraines, for instance. You could take some powerful painkillers that leave you extremely tired, fatigued, and no more able to function than you did before you took the medication. However, a few of the right adjustments by a chiropractor, and you could leave the chiropractor's office feeling much better. Read More