Archives for Common Conditions

Health, Fitness, and Dietary Tips for Managing Diabetes

by Editorial Team October 17th, 2018 | Common Conditions

Finding out that you have a chronic disease with no cure is life-altering. Living with diabetes is not a death sentence, per say, however, when it’s not well-maintained the condition can result in everything from blurry vision and mood swings to amputations and even death. Though there is no cure-all solution, millions of individuals are able to manage their condition by making key lifestyle changes. By getting more in tune with their health, creating and sticking to fitness routines, and monitoring their dietary habits, most are able to live a happy and fairly normal life without many complications. Below,

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5 Tips to Overcoming Emotional Stress After a Car Accident

by Editorial Team October 3rd, 2018 | Common Conditions
Traffic accidents can do an awful amount of physical damage, inside and out. However, most drivers only think of the physical damage, to themselves and their vehicle, and ignore what such a traumatic experience can do to them emotionally. As a result, many don’t see the symptoms of serious emotional trauma until it is too late. Drivers should remember that after an accident feeling extreme emotions, dealing with insomnia or nightmares, and even flashbacks are common and a natural way the mind deals with what has happened. Fear not, because no matter how bad it seems, these emotional
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Making the Right Choices for Your Health

by Editorial Team September 18th, 2018 | Common Conditions
In the times of our lives, we are all faced with the occasional big decision.  Often these are health related choices that can mean life, or death.  These vital moments of choice can often determine the destiny of not only the decision makers, but also the folks around them who can somehow be affected by it.  Parents have to make these types of health decisions for their children all the time.  So let’s examine the fundamentals of some of these choices and see if there are some signs to help us better decide what should be done.

To Operate or
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That Uncomfortable Feeling

by Editorial Team September 18th, 2018 | Common Conditions
As a female, there are a number of ailments, which we don't necessarily want to talk about in general company. However, they are fairly common and easily discussed with your doctor. When you develop the symptoms, don't delay, it's time to call your doctor.

The Urinary Tract Infection
All of a sudden you need to use the ladies room every 15 minutes. When you do, there's a burning sensation like you've never experienced. Time to call your doctor.

Sure, you could try a home remedy (Drink lots of cranberry juice!), but you want to know what you're dealing with first. Other conditions
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Simplify Where You Can

by Editorial Team August 9th, 2018 | Common Conditions
In modern times, it seems that it is a badge of honor to declare, "I am busy." Truthfully, many of us are busy between work, family, friends, home, and more. There just aren't enough hours in the day it seems. However, with just a little bit of planning, we can find some free time and maybe even whisper, "I'm not that busy."

Meal prep

You probably can't cut back on the number of hours you need to be at your job, but you can make your evenings easier. There are many ways to make dinnertime less hectic. One way is to prep
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