My name is Lilith Maclin and if you suffer from a digestive disorder, you can find a wealth of information about this type of medical condition in my blog. Three years ago, my husband was having severe stomach cramps and his doctor told him that he had a digestive disorder called ulcerative colitis. After my husband was diagnosed, I did thorough research to learn how to control and manage this disorder. We kept track of everything that my husband ate and when a certain food caused a flare-up of his condition, he eliminated that food from his diet. By learning all we could about this digestive disorder, my husband has been able to live pain free. If you want more information about this disorder and how to manage it, you can find it here by reading my blog.
26 January 2016
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is often addressed with regards to its effects on joints in the extremities. However, many people with RA experience significant effects on the cervical spine, which can have permanent or life-threatening implications. Although there is no cure, there are ways to minimize significant effects on the neck. Improved Monitoring The damaging effects of RA on the cervical spine are often not visible on x-ray unless there is evidence of bone spurs or decreased space between the vertebrae.
8 January 2016
When it is time for your loved one to begin living in assisted living facilities, some of the warning signs might be obvious. For instance, you may notice that there are dirty dishes, a lot of clutter and piles of laundry that haven't been done. If your loved one has normally been not attentive to these tasks, however, it might be difficult to determine if his or her struggle reflects a cognitive decline.
23 December 2015
The nutritional buzz within the walls of fitness centers and the media hype about high protein diets can have anyone pondering the benefits of protein and whether or not they are getting enough of it. Before you take a blind leap of faith onto the bandwagon and start chugging down protein shakes, understand how proteins work, which ones reap the most benefits, and whether or not a high protein diet is right for you.
8 December 2015
When it comes to health, there are a lot of people who do not understand all of the help that is available to them from a variety of specialists, including urologists. Many people are confused about what urologists do, what types of conditions they treat, etc. If you are one of those people, keep reading for three reasons to visit a urologist. You will get an idea of the conditions they help treat and have a better idea about whether a urologist is the right person to see to treat your health concerns.
23 November 2015
Living with rheumatoid arthritis can make it tough to get through even the most mundane of everyday tasks – such as sweeping the kitchen or making the bed – without dealing with pain, swelling, and lethargy. Your doctor should able to provide you with a prescription to ease your pain and suffering, but the pills you take home may come with some serious side effects to consider. So before going the prescription route, why not try a few natural treatment options for rheumatoid arthritis first?