How to Have a Healthier Thanksgiving Dinner
The year ends with many upcoming festivities, events, and feasts. Since we always say that your health management is always composed of regular exercise, stress management, effective medication and healthy eating, let’s focus on the latter now that we are going into the thick of holiday season. We’ll explore a few different ways that holiday […]
Is Hypothyroidism Behind Your Weight Gain?
What is Hypothyroidism? If you have been steadily gaining weight and feeling lethargic, have you considered hypothyroidism as a possible cause? Since these are two of the most consistent symptoms, it is worth considering. Hypothyroidism is a thyroid gland condition where your thyroid is not producing enough hormones for your body to function regularly. Hyperthyroidism […]
Should You Drink Alkaline Water?
Alkaline refers to pH level – our bodies have a pH level, and so does food and liquids that we consume. To give you an idea, tap water typically has a neutral pH level of 6 or 7 on a scale of 0-14. This means that tap water has a balance of acidity and alkaline. […]
Problems Behind EpiPen Prices and a Better Alternative
This week, the pharmaceutical company Mylan increased the prices of their EpiPen 2-Pak containing two syringes to over $600 USD, where it had been $94 USD less than a decade ago. This injection tool is used in case of emergency for anyone with a severe allergy in the case of anaphylactic shock. The EpiPen is […]