Health Topics

Aging

  • Treatments for Osteo and Rheumatoid Arthritis

    As we get older, many of us begin to notice the snap, crackle, and pop of some of our most-used joints as we try to go about our day bending and twisting, just like we did in our youth. We might go throughout our day in extreme discomfort asking ourselves, “Whatever happened to my rubber-band-lik... View Post
  • Tumeric: The Golden Spice

    If you’ve been feeling under the weather for a while, or are tired of using ibuprofen to soothe mild pain and inflammation, (which can cause nasty side effects if used long-term), then it may be time to seek out a more natural alternative. View Post
  • High Blood Pressure: Causes and Natural Ways to Combat It

    It is estimated that about one out of every four people in this country have hypertension. Each year, there are 2 million new cases of high blood pressure diagnosed and the number seems to be rising. It is also the most chronic illness that we as Americans face today. So, what is going on in our bloodstream to cause this rise in the tension of our arteries, and are there ways to fix it? View Post
  • The Real Story Behind Vision Loss

    Sight is the most important way we experience the world. However, inflammation, oxidation, and age can have a huge impact on the way we see the world. Never has there been a time when eye health is more important than right now. A rise in industry-related air pollution results in oxidative damage to the eye, leading to more serious problems later on. View Post
  • Blood Pressure: What Causes it and New Technologies

    Each year, there are 2 million new cases of high blood pressure diagnosed and the number seems to be rising. It is also the most chronic illness that we as Americans face today. So, what is going on in our blood stream to cause this rise in the tension of our arteries, and are there ways to fix it? View Post
  • How to Keep Our Brains from Aging Prematurely

    Aging is natural and affects everyone. And, while it can contribute to the number of years we live on earth, what if we could slow this process to extend our lifespan or make the best out of our later years? Here, we’ll break down some of the best natural methods you can use. View Post
  • Keeping the Moms We Love Young: Lifestyle Changes to Boost Youth

    Aging is a natural process for all living organisms, but it doesn’t mean that you have to stop feeling and looking younger as you move through the years. Let’s dive into some of the evidence-based lifestyle changes that you can try out on your own to feel and look younger.

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  • Hearing Loss and Cognitive Decline

    Globally, hearing loss is the third leading contributor to years of life lived with disability and a major public health issue. Cognitive decline includes a number of progressive factors related to deteriorating cognitive abilities, an individual’s ability to function independently and without support, and a reduction in social relationships. View Post