Does weather really affect our experience of pain?

Does weather really affect our experience of pain?

A recent study from the University of Manchester in the United Kingdom has found that weather actually can have an impact on how certain people experience pain.  The study found that people with chronic pain, caused by conditions like arthritis, can have more severe...
Pros and Cons of Going Vegan

Pros and Cons of Going Vegan

Vegans choose their diet, and lifestyle, for a number of reasons, including the desire to eat a healthier diet, for environmental concerns, and prevention of cruelty to animals. While there are commonly known pros and cons of going vegan, there are some lesser known...
How to Naturally Whiten Teeth at Home

How to Naturally Whiten Teeth at Home

Getting a whiter smile doesn’t mean having to sit underneath the bright lights at the dentist’s office, there are plenty of teeth whitening techniques you can do from home. Rather than spending big bucks, whitening teeth at home is cost effective. Here are 5...
Best Foods for the Keto Diet

Best Foods for the Keto Diet

For those just beginning—or even further along—the journey into the ketogenic diet, finding the right foods can feel challenging. The keto diet, when done properly, has incredible health benefits. The diet can help you lose weight and maintain weight loss, and studies...
6 Home Remedies for Sunburn Relief

6 Home Remedies for Sunburn Relief

Nothing’s better than catching some rays on the beach, but if you’re out there too long sunburn can threaten to put a downer on your summer. Rather than spending that vacation money at the pharmacy, try these 6 home remedies for sunburn relief.  Aloe Vera First on our...
Ask A Nurse Now

Ask A Nurse Now

We all have found ourselves in moments where we needed medical advice on some issue. It may have been a question that really does not require the care of a doctor. Perhaps it was a weekend and you could not wait until you could see your doctor on Monday morning. Maybe...