Monday, April 14, 2014
Have you ever had that uneasy feeling where there is a burning sensation traveling from your stomach to your chest or throat? How about that bitter or sour taste of acid surfacing up to your mouth?
Here are some symptoms of acid reflux:
**Bloody or black stools
**Chronic Sore Throat
**Hiccups that don't let up
**Vomiting with blood
**Weight loss that occurs without a valid reason
Here's the Doctor's take on Acid Reflux
Monday, April 7, 2014
"I am so stressed out!"
"You're stressing me"
Being stressed goes beyond the term of feeling a bit overwhelmed. Stress is universal and it affects everyone at different ages and stages of life. Death, relationships, health, work, debt and family issues contributes to the stresses of our daily lives. However, while some may be able to handle stress, others become consumed with the problems they face and are unable to get through the moment enduring the stress for a long period of time. What is most important to understand - stress compromises our health and wellness.
Monday, March 31, 2014
One in three adults has high blood pressure and many are unaware. It is very important to get your blood pressure checked, it is good to know where you stand. The Center for Disease Control has created an animated series that explores the importance of understanding your blood pressure levels and how important it is to follow the instructions on lowering and control high blood pressure - preventing life threatening outcomes. Hypertension - be informed.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
What is gout?
What are the symptoms of gout?
How can it be treated?
Listen to the experts as they explore the concerns and treatment of gout. Be sure to consult with your doctor before making any changes.