Why You Should Try Cryotherapy

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Many people, from all walks of life and for all kinds of different reasons, are trying and benefiting from cryotherapy. Just in case you're not familiar with this new trend, cryotherapy is when the body, either in its entirety or one specific part, is exposed to extremely cold temperatures. The belief is that this cold climate creates a number of benefits for the body. And, judging by the many people who have tried and loved cryotherapy, that's definitely true.

26 May 2019

Are You Recovering from a Bad Fall?

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Did you fall while playing sports? No matter the reason that you took a bad fall, maybe your entire body is just plain sore. You likely want to know how to get back on your feet as soon as possible. From taking steps at home to arranging for aquatic therapy services, here are some ideas that might help. Things You Can Do at Home Start with a warm bath. Not just a dip, but a long soak in water that has been infused with Epsom salts.

15 April 2019

Breast Cancer — What You Might Expect Vs. The Reality Of The Situation

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Unfortunately, breast cancer isn't uncommon today. Experts say that close to 300,000 cases will be diagnosed by the end of a single calendar year, and the disease affects 12 percent of women. Because of the severity of this disease and how widespread it is, a lot of misconceptions and misinformation have been spread over the years. If you happen to get diagnosed, the best thing you can do for yourself is root yourself in reality so that you have the right information to get through it.

6 March 2019

Debunking 3 Erectile Dysfunction Myths

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From physical issues to emotional ones, there are many causes or erectile dysfunction, which affects each man in different ways. Although more than 18 million men over the age of 20 in the United States have it, erectile dysfunction is not understood by most people. In addition, most men believe myths surrounding this disorder, which may cause them to feel ashamed while not receiving the treatment they need. This guide will debunk a few common myths regarding erectile dysfunction.

11 January 2019

Many Medical Conditions Treated With The Use Of Medical Marijuana

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Getting policy makers, research scientists and doctors to agree about the merits of medical marijuana is a tall order. Some are not sure whether medical marijuana is safe. Some question whether it has been proven to be effective, and they want to know what conditions benefit from this product. Others think it's a sneaky attempt to fully legalize marijuana, and they question how teenagers can be barred from having access to it.

10 December 2018

Smoke 'Em If You Got 'Em | How (And Where) The Tides Are Changing For Marijuana

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The tides are changing in favor of both medical and recreational marijuana. Before you grab a joint and light up, however, it would be best to know where marijuana has been and where it is going in the United States.  Marijuana's History in the United States The United States has always had a lukewarm relationship with Mexican immigrants. They are needed to work in the fields, but are often unfairly villainized.

18 November 2018

Physical Therapy After Illness Or Injury: Your Guide To "Taking It Easy"

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If you were injured or have some lingering side effects because of an illness, you might need physical therapy through a place like Town Center Orthopaedic Associates, P.C. to help you maintain your mobility or help you regain muscle strength. However, it's a fine line between pushing yourself when you need to and knowing when to rest. A big part of rehabilitation is taking it easy, but many people might actually end up sabotaging their recovery by taking it too easy or thinking that their old, busy lifestyle falls within the definition of "

25 September 2018