Many people who live with a chronic illness feel encumbered by it. Their whole lives revolve around managing the illness: Where will I go? What will I wear? How will I transport myself, my medications, my assistive devices? What will I eat? When will I eat? What will I do if something goes wrong? Such was the case for Mattie Ann Burnsed, a Lakeland, Georgia, … Continue reading Reinforced Resolve: Losing the Weight and Keeping It Off
Neurological disorders affect millions of people and can make everyday tasks cumbersome and scary. From migraines and sleeplessness to epilepsy and back pain, these issues make enjoying life hard. Since 2008, Southern Healthcare Alliance Neurology has been treating the patient, not the disorder. They stand by their Christian philosophy and holistic approach. When coming to the office, they treat you like family and always listen. … Continue reading Neurology Practice Emphasizes Holistic, Patient-Focused Care: Dr. Sheri Swader Leading the Charge
If you are someone that has needed glasses in your lifetime, then you are probably familiar with contact lenses. While some people prefer to just stay with eyeglasses, contact lenses can make life easier and happier, as long as you take care of them. There is a big responsibility that comes with wearing contact lenses; you are literally putting something in your eye, and you … Continue reading Keep An Eye on Your Contact Lenses
Treatments are crucial to those who are impacted by mental health, but not everyone has equal access to mental healthcare professionals. Whether they are too far away or the traveling expenses are too much, there are alternative ways to seek help. According to Hannah Nichols of Medical News Today, about 48.3 million adults face mental health conditions in America. However, 9.8 million of those are … Continue reading Alternatives to Traditional Mental Health Services
They say an apple a day will keep the doctor away, but what about multivitamins and nutritional supplements? We all try to stay on top of our health, but it can be hard to practice a well-balanced diet in everyday life. Multivitamins and supplements, when taken correctly, can help bridge those gaps in our diets. Hrefna Palsdottir, MS of Healthline, explained that multivitamins are just … Continue reading Are Multivitamins and Supplements Worth the Hype?