Tips For Allergy Relief This Spring

With the start of spring, Mother Nature will begin to recover from her winter slumber. While this can mean warmer weather and a prettier landscape, it also means there will be pollen and other substances in the air which can trigger an allergic reaction. If you want to get through this allergy season without suffering, here are some tips that might help. Keep Your Windows Closed Opening up a window on a warm spring day can feel great, especially if your area was especially cold in the winter. [Read More]

Pros And Cons Of Discussing Your Erectile Dysfunction With Your Partner

Among men, there are few topics that can feel as taboo to discuss as erectile dysfunction. While you'll ideally feel comfortable enough to bring up your struggles in this area to your family doctor, you may have trouble sharing what is going on with your sexual partner. This may especially be true if you aren't married and haven't built a high degree of trust with your partner. Here are some pros and cons of discussing your erectile dysfunction with your sexual partner. [Read More]

How To Eat And Drink When Undergoing Dialysis

Dialysis is a necessary procedure for people whose kidneys have stopped working properly. Without dialysis, waste can build up in your blood and you can end up with too much fluid in your body. Because your kidneys are an integral part of your digestive system ā€” as well as your body's waste collection system ā€” what you eat and drink directly affects how you feel during dialysis. There are differing opinions about whether or not you should eat during the procedure itself, but outside those times, there are definite rules to follow. [Read More]

Botox For Medical Conditions? 4 Beneficial Uses You Probably Did Not Know About

The use of botulinum toxin for cosmetic usage is increasingly common for cosmetic use. A neuromuscular blocker, Botox acts to paralyze muscles in the area where each injection is made. In cosmetic uses, it acts to smooth and tighten the surface of the skin, which can be very effective in diminishing wrinkles and making the skin look younger and firmer. The good news is that the same neuromuscular-blocking action that offers visible benefits can also work to provide health benefits. [Read More]