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Why You Should See Your Family Medicine Doctor for Your Psychiatric Needs

Why You Should See Your Family Medicine Doctor for Your Psychiatric Needs

by Stephanie Meadows
Carolyn, a 38-year old Information Technology program manager, was not feeling her usual self lately. Having navigated through bankruptcy, a messy divorce, and caring for her mother’s early onset Alzheimer’s, she found herself going days at a time without eating or finding restful sleep. When rumors began circulating that her company was on the verge of a buy-out with a large international firm, she knew that all of her executive coping mechanisms and “go-to” friends’ support would not be enough to offset the emotional deluge that was starting to wash over every part of her being.

Best Treatment for Sports Injuries

Best Treatment for Sports Injuries

by Yenny (SU)
Whether you are an Olympic hopeful or the star of your local softball league, you know that sports-related injuries can set you back. Best case scenario, they may sideline you for an inning or maybe a few games. Worst case, you might have to give up the sport altogether. Should you become injured while playing your favorite sport, here are some of the best treatments for sports injuries, many of which you can do on the field or at home.

Arthritis: Six Facts You Never Knew

Arthritis: Six Facts You Never Knew

by Yenny (SU)
You know that arthritis is a chronic disease that affects the joints, connective tissues, muscle, tendons, and fibrous tissue. You know that arthritis can affect nearly anyone, and that without treatment, can severely limit one’s activity, impacting the patient’s quality of life. This is what you do know, but here are six facts about arthritis that you probably never knew, and that you most likely will find extremely surprising.

Are my Allergies Really Worse in the Morning?

Are my Allergies Really Worse in the Morning?

by Yenny (SU)
According to the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, it’s not your imagination: many common allergies really do flare up when the morning alarm goes off. See how many of these everyday triggers put a damper on your morning routine.

Standing Tall: How Chiropractic Care Can Improve Posture

Standing Tall: How Chiropractic Care Can Improve Posture

by Yenny (SU)
Have you ever caught a glimpse of yourself in the mirror and noticed you were sort of slumped over? If so, you’ve probably corrected yourself quickly. We know that it’s important to stand tall – not only for our health, but also for our confidence and outward appearance. The problem with bad posture is, it becomes more of a way of living rather than a bad habit. With a little time, attention, and chiropractic care, you can cut the slouch and be proud of your stature.

Rheumatology 101 - Rheumatic Disease

Rheumatology 101 - Rheumatic Disease

by Yenny (SU)
Rheumatology is a medical discipline that diagnoses and treats autoimmune conditions and joint diseases. A rheumatologist is a physician who is a specialist in the nonsurgical treatment of rheumatic illnesses.

4 Signs You Should See a Specialist for Knee Pain

4 Signs You Should See a Specialist for Knee Pain

by Yenny (SU)
Sure, some types of knee pain can be managed at home without a doctor’s care. Over-the-counter (OTC) painkillers and anti-inflammatory drugs like ibuprofen or naproxen may be enough to relieve the discomfort. Ice packs or even topical lidocaine gel can help if the pain gets worse, but some types of knee pain and injury do warrant a doctor visit.

Food for Thought: The Best & Worst Foods for Curing Your Cold

Food for Thought: The Best & Worst Foods for Curing Your Cold

by Yenny (SU)
You can blame your cold on that sniffling coworker at work, riding germ-ridden subways, or going out with a wet head during winter – but what you’re eating plays a bigger role in what’s ailing you. Yes, diet and nutrition are a critical factor for immune responses, with malnutrition the most frequent cause of immunodeficiency. To put it plainly – if you’re well fed, and consuming the recommended amounts of vitamins and minerals, you’re practicing preventive care for the common cold.

Don’t Gum Up the Works: Flu Precautions to Protect You in the Workplace

Don’t Gum Up the Works: Flu Precautions to Protect You in the Workplace

by Yenny (SU)
According to the Centers for Disease Control, the flu causes U.S. employees to miss approximately 17 million workdays per year. That’s a hefty number, so weighty in fact – it costs companies $7 billion per year in lost productivity! So, does this mean you should strap on your shoes and “tough it out”? Not a chance. The hard-working project managers and salesmen among us may be tempted to do so, but the flu is one problem you don’t want to bring to work with you.

What to Expect on Your First Visit to The Chiropractor

What to Expect on Your First Visit to The Chiropractor

by Yenny (SU)
Not knowing what to expect at a doctor’s visit can send shivers down some patient’s spines; but a visit to the Chiropractor is beneficial for quelling a bevy of back ailments – from sciatica to fibromyalgia. It’s worth seeking professional help, especially if you are suffering with chronic pain. A chiropractor will run a series of diagnostics to detect back issues and work toward solving them.

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