There is no discrimination when it comes to who “should” live a healthy lifestyle- it includes all of us, don’t you think? Health problems do not focus on one ethnicity, sex, race, religion, or age. Sometimes declining health is a wakeup call to start making changes; however, prevention is the best solution to potential health […]
Understanding Incontinence is Your Best Defense
There are some unbelievable stories that float around concerning urinary incontinence. I like to term these stories, “Incontinence myths.” I’ll do my best to explain the difference between incontinence myths and true facts, as believing the myths can harm your ability to deal effectively with you urinary incontinence.
Your Genes Are Not Your Fate
In March of 2008, Dr. Dean Ornish, a renowned physician gave a TED Talk in Monterey, California entitled “Your Genes Are Not Your Fate.” The talk was powerful and impactful, and during his talk, Dr. Ornish shared some incredible research! Your Genes Are Not Your Fate We thought you’d enjoy a summary of his talk, […]
How A New Technology Is Helping Paralyzed Patients Regain Use of Their Legs
Before Rob Summers had a spinal cord injury, he was a pitcher for the Oregon State Beavers with a win in the College World Series under his belt. He dreamed of being a major league baseball player. Then, on July 12, 2006, a car veered into his driveway and hit him as he stood outside […]
New Study Refutes Link Between Fish Oil Supplements & Prostate Cancer
Exciting news for those of you out there who are regular consumers of fish oil supplements!
Is Your Prescription Causing Your Incontinence?
As most of us know, medication often has some surprising side effects, but did you know that some common medications can affect your bladder control?
An Electrifying Solution for Pressure Ulcers
New article out recently that I just wanted to share. I’m not sure whether or not to feel appalled or inspired by the evil genius of this idea. Researchers from the University of Calgary (UoC) in Canada have come up with an unconventional new method of treating bed sores. Doctors from the school have created […]