Archive for February, 2016

    5 Health Benefits of Theraputic Massage That Will Surprise You

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    Getting a massage is one of the most relaxing experiences a human can have. Laying on a spa table with relaxing lighting and music while all of the tension in your muscles is melted away by expert touch is incomparable to any other any other leisure activity in the world.

    In addition to being a great spa treatment, many people are unaware of the many health benefits of therapeutic massage:

    1. Therapeutic massages restore the natural position of your back.
      According to the American Academy of Pain Management, at least 80% of working adults complain of chronic back pain. Adults with physically taxing jobs put strain on the delicate muscles along their spine. People with desk jobs that require long periods of time sitting put stress on their natural posture which results i

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    Did You Know A Lack Of Sleep Can Increase Your Risk Of Heart Failure?

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    Do you suffer from sleep apnea? Considering sleep is our body’s natural way of stitching up our immune system and providing our overworked and tired body with the energy it needs to get through the next day, being unable to sleep can have long-term consequences if untreated. Everything from an atrophied immune system to concentration problems await the routinely tired American, but you’ll be glad to know that there’s a CPAP machine to cure what ails you. This revolutionary technology assists a variety of sleeping problems all around the country and can be your ticket to a consistent and easy night’s sleep. Look below to learn about how a CPAP works, some simple tips on getting better rest and where you can find quality used CPAP machines.

    What Is CPAP Technology?

    CPAP is an acronym f

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    Laser Acne Treatment 101 Is It Right For You?


    Practically 85% of people suffer from acne at some point in their life — but for most, skin care regimes, over-the-counter products or even medications can solve their acne related problems. Some people, no matter how hard they have tried, cannot seem to get rid of their acne. Acne and the resulting facial blemishes, like scarring, can greatly diminish a persons self confidence, therefore creating social anxiety and other social and self inhibitors. If you feel like you suffer from chronic acne, and are ready to be done with it once and for all, consider exploring laser acne treatment, which can be used as a preventative method or to treat existing acne. Many people also suffer from acne scars, which are the result of picking at or attempting to pop acne pustules — laser treatment is known to alleviate thes

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    3 Benefits of Mobility Devices Take Back Your Independence

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    Mobility issues are far more prevalent than you might have thought. In fact, as many as 6.5 million people use a cane, walker or crutches to assist in their mobility and day to day tasks. This doesn’t even account for 2.2 million more who use wheelchairs, power wheelchairs, and mobility scooters everyday.

    Sometimes it is not a cut and dry matter of complete loss of movement. Suffering from partial immobility could be reason enough to justify not getting a mobility vehicle. You or a loved one might justify this choice by thinking of the cost of a chair, the inaccessibility of many public places to chairs, and the cost of upkeep. But the cost of reduced mobility — caregivers, grocery deliveries, transportation costs — cost more than money. They take a serious toll on the sufferers life and emoti

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    Is Infertility Getting in Your Way of Starting a Family? Try HRT or Other Infertility Treatments


    Many couples plan to conceive a child at some point of their relationship. For some, it’s easy, for others, not so much. Even couples who already have a child may find it difficult to conceive again after a year. This is called secondary infertility, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate that about 11% of couples experience is. There are other causes of infertility in women, such as age, depression, stress, and smoking, to name a few. But for some couples, hope of starting a family can be found via medical interventions like hormone replacement therapy (hrt), in vitro fertilization, and other types of assisted reproductive technology.

    Infertility can plague a woman for a number of reasons. Studies suggest that even smoking a mere five cigarettes a day can lower fertility rates not only in w

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