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Are you in recovery from addiction or in the process of trying to get there? Have you had a long struggle with addiction and alcoholism despite only being in your teens or twenties? If so, you’re not alone. There are millions of Americans who have chemical dependency issues, and those who are still young are sometimes unlikely to get help. This is despite the fact that young people between 18 and 24 are more likely to abuse drugs and alcohol at the same time — usually men more often than women.
If you’ve been looking for a reason to get clean in a sober living environment, then these three signs may tell you when it’s time to get help:
- Your add (more…)
It seems like every other day there is a new trick to rapid weight loss that you can do all by yourself. Whether it’s eating more avocados, drinking almond milk, or whatever other tip you find online, there is no substitute for professional, medically supervised weight loss.
Doctors have been perfecting weight loss for over a century, and exciting new advances in technology have made it easier than ever to lose weight in those trouble spots that you just can’t seem to get. With a combination of proper diet and exercise, you can be on your way to the perfect body in no time.
Keeping a healthy weight does more than help you look good. An important thing that a quality weight loss physician can help you with is finding your body mass index, or BMI. It is calculated by using your height (more…)
If you have been diagnosed with uterine fibroids or think you may be experiencing symptoms of the ailment, you are not alone. Over 50% of women experience uterine fibroids at some point in their life, and the percentages are even higher for obese or African-American women. Uterine fibroids are the leading cause of hysterectomy, or removal of the uterus, a procedure that no woman wants to go through.
Thankfully, there has been tremendous advances in the treatment of uterine fibroids that allows you to live a normal, healthy life. Non-invasive methods are on the rise, giving women everywhere hope for the future. Here are a few quick notes on the condition, followed by your options for uterine fibroid removal:
What are uterine fibroids? Uterine fibroids are cysts that develop in you (more…)
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It is an unfortunate fact that many Americans today abuse prescription drugs or opioids, but the good news is that recovery from an addiction is always possible. A drug addict may be encouraged to visit methadone detox centers, heroin treatment centers, or other clinics to get medical help, and this can go a long way […]
In a time when more and more Americans are lobbying for the recreational use of marijuana in an increasing number of states, there are groups of people across the country who are concerned about a problem that has been haunting the nation for years: opioid drugs. With lives both ruined and lost parents and loved […]
Physical therapy is the unifying factor between today’s working Americans. No matter the job, hours, or particular health problems, it’s something everyone has dealt with at some point. Your rehab tools are the key ingredient standing between a patient and a healthier life. These can be as simple as a measuring stick to determine the […]