the Good, the Bad and the Untreatable

the Good, the Bad and the Untreatable

What we should know about the growing threat of antibiotic resistant bacteria and how to help stem the tide. Bacteria are single-celled organisms found inside and outside of our bodies. Not all bacteria are harmful, some are actually beneficial, and play an important role in functions of the body such as digestion. But, disease-causing bacteria can trigger illnesses, including strep throat, pneumonia, bladder infections, and some ear and sinus infections, just Read more »
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July 11, 2014
Getting to the bottom of… Pelvic Pain

Getting to the bottom of… Pelvic Pain

Mention pelvic pain, and there are few women who don’t immediately think of painful menstrual cramps, the kind that could knock you off your feet and leave you wanting to curl up in bed with a heating pad for the rest of the day. But the truth is, menstrual cramps are just one kind of pain that a woman may experience in the pelvic region and perhaps are more easily Read more »
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July 11, 2014
Don’t sweat it

Don’t sweat it

Understanding and treating excessive perspiration Exercise or a hot environment can increase your body temperature. When you experience a rise or fall in your body temperature, the hypothalamus, a part of the brain that acts as an internal thermostat, senses the change in internal temperature and takes action to protect your body. The brain directs more of your blood flow to the skin and signals the body to begin sweating. When Read more »
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May 15, 2014
Could it be…LOW T?

Could it be…LOW T?

What makes a man “feel like a man?” Some attribute it to body strength, a deep voice, a hairy chest and a healthy sex drive. It’s all thanks to a hormone called testosterone that is responsible for the physical changes in puberty that turn a boy into a man. When testosterone levels naturally begin to decrease after age 30, it can affect not only how a man feels about himself, Read more »
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May 14, 2014
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