Archive for January, 2019
Staying active in the middle of winter can be a challenge. In fact, if you really want to look your best for the arrival of the next summer, it is important to make sure that you find a way to get the exercise that you need. For some people, winter exercise involves attending early morning spin classes to stay in shape for the next time that you are able to get you bike out. Some one speed crank systems that you use when you are actually in the middle of riding season may not be the same kinds of bikes that you use in an indoor spinning class, but it is always good to get the exercise that you need.
From the highest quality bike stems to air tight end caps for handlebars, there are many ways that you can prepare your favorite bike for the kinds of rides you want to take once the warmer weather arrives. You cannot, however, through any amount of wishing or preparation or training, control the weather. Fortunately, there are an increasing number of indoor spinning classes that help y
Hair loss is frustrating.
Building up your self-esteem is a delicate balancing act, one that requires ongoing action to successfully pull off. You take care dressing yourself, you always brush your teeth…little-by-little you work to achieve who you want to be. When faced with hair loss it’s understandable to feel like all your effort’s gone straight down the drain. A male hair loss specialist can finally put your situation in perspective and give you a leg up. Balding is a common issue millions of adults face every year…and one millions of adults bounce back from with a FUE hair transplant.
Here’s a quick guide on hair transplants, how they work, and what your options are.
Male Hair Loss Is Extremely Common
You don’t have to worry about trudging through this issue alone. Male pattern baldness is a common health issue that affects millions. A recent study found the United States alone is home to 35 million men enduring some level of hai
Staying healthy in the middle of the cold and flu season is not always easy. With plenty of rest, healthy eating, and regular amounts of exercise, however, you can help avoid as many problems as possible. Avoiding the need for a visit to walk in health clinics is possible, but you need to make sure that you follow some common sense guidelines. From drinking plenty of fluids to making sure that you keep your hands washed, staying healthy also involves covering your cough and staying away from others who have been diagnosed with a fever or other contagious conditions.
Medical Clinics Offer a Number of Services to Many Kinds of Patients
Winter storms can bring extreme cold, freezing rain, ice, snow, high winds, or a combination of these conditions. Planning and preparing can make a big difference in safety and resiliency in the wake of a winter storm. In preparation, property owners are encouraged to stock emergency supplies such as batteries, food, and water, as well as st
When seeking radiation treatment for cancer, going through the options can be overwhelming, time-consuming, and cause anyone’s head to spin. Exposure to radiation at all can be an alarming thought to anyone, and exploring every possible avenue is always a good idea.
Many are using proton therapy for cancer, which results in significantly less exposure to radiation. Conventional radiation goes beyond the targeted tumor, while proton therapy stops at a specific point within it.
How does this impact the patient? Take breast cancer treatment as an example. People going through proton radiation therapy, as opposed to typical radiation processes, will likely have no radiation applied to their heart and 50% less radiation applied to their lungs. That is significant and should definitely be considered when exploring options.
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Exercise and staying fit are not just a good idea; they are central to the health and the function of the human body. Recent science suggests that the human body is not just able to move, but it must move daily to stay healthy, and the body and mind alike reward a person who gets active, such as running, lifting weights, or anything else. Sedentary behavior is not natural to the human body, but the bad news is that today, many people and Americans have sedentary lifestyles anyway, and this can contribute to rising rats of obesity affecting both kids and adults alike. But the good news is that any able-bodied person can start effective weight loss and have a healthier lifestyle by means of eating better and getting active. Workouts of all kinds are out there for different people to try, and based on age, weight, current physical condition, and other factors, different workouts might work better for different people. Workouts can be done at home, at a public gym, or even with a personal
Hyperhydrosis and Its Impact on Daily Life
Hyperhidrosis is a rare and nearly invisible disorder that few understand. Primary focal hyperhidrosis, in fact, is the most common cause of excessive sweating, which has been estimated to affect approximately 1%-3% of the population. Diaphoresis is the medical term for sweating, and this disorder causes a great deal of it. On average, people have two to four million sweat glands which serve as the body’s coolant system to prevent heatstroke. Individuals suffering from the disorder could be resting on an outdoor patio with a strong breeze blowing on a cool Autumn day and still suffer the ill-effects of the disorder. Hyperhidrosis equally affects both men and women The disorder is most commonly documented among people aged 25 to 64 years. According to WebMD, some patients with the disorder often describe themselves as “dripping” with sweat, ev
As of spring 2017, an estimated 66.21 million people in the United States reported that they had gone bike riding within the last year. For many of us, using a standard – model bike to get us where we want to go suits our needs just fine.
However, for serious bikers in need of specialized equipment, what’s good for the masses just won’t do.
There are several ways to customize your bike to meet your individual needs. One way is to add some end caps for handlebars. According to some cycle sites, these not only protect the ends of your handlebars, but they can also protect you from sharp bar edges in case of an accident. Toe clips are also a good idea.
Another important consideration is the brake reach of your bike. According to Sheldon Brown, reach describes the length of a caliper brake’s arms. It is me
All of us have experienced this. Waking up with the symptoms of a cough and cold. We may think about calling our family practice doctor or even getting an appointment with the primary care physician. There are a few things they can do, but in reality, this is a waiting game. There are some things that can and should be done, to make us feel better while we recover.
- Get rest. If your body is begging to stay in bed with the cat and Netflix, that is something you should do. Your immune system needs a lot of energy to battle off the viruses that cause a cough and cold. Staying home and not going to school or work also prevents the spread of the nastiness to other people.
- Get enough sleep. People get better sleep in their beds than on the couch so, get yourself to bed! When people do not get enough sleep, one area of the body that suffers is the immune system. You need that operating at full capacity when you are trying to get over any sort of infection. If you need
The final semester has begun. By the first weekend in May your oldest daughter will have a college degree in Biology and will have the summer and one semester off before beginning an accelerated nursing program. One year from that start date she will have completed the work for a undergraduate degree in nursing. From understanding the use of syringe pumps to how to program an IV pump, she knows that there is much about the health care industry that she does not know about, but she does know that she is committed to patient care.
After being a patient for five different surgeries in these first 21 years of her life, she remembers that a nurse is always the one who she talked to last before going under anesthesia, as well as the first person she talked to when she woke up after surgery. Those nurses have had an impact. From the trigger thumb and finger procedures that occurred when she was very young to the two ankle surgeries and one shoulder surgery during her high school and colle