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Beyond Diet: Two Other Lifestyle Changes To Help With Candida

If you've recently had problems with candida overgrowth, you've probably been instructed to change your diet. Forgoing sugars, starches, and alcohol and eating more probiotic-rich foods can certainly help curb your candida growth. However, in addition to modifying your diet, there are other lifestyle changes you can make to help keep the yeast at bay. Get more sleep. When you don't get enough sleep, or when you get poor quality sleep, your immunity suffers. Read More 

4 Mobility Aids And Equipment You May Need After Knee Surgery

Regardless of whether you will be having knee replacement surgery or some other form of orthopedic surgery involving your knee joints, one thing is for certain: You are going to find it difficult to get around for a bit. To make sure your recovery after the knee surgery is as easy as possible, it is a good idea to get your home ready for the event beforehand. There are a handful of mobility aids and medical equipment that you should have in place which will make your life a lot easier while you wait for your knee to heal after surgery. Read More 

Pollen: A Common Childhood Allergy Trigger

Pollen and other seasonal allergies that flare in the spring can make your child feel downright miserable. The bad news is, pollen-allergy symptoms don't just occur in early springtime as the leaves come out on the trees. Depending on your child's sensitivity to specific allergens, he or she may continue to suffer into the late spring from grass pollens and again later in the summer from weed pollens. But by keeping certain factors in mind, you can provide your child with effective seasonal-allergy support. Read More 

Alternative Medicine Options That Can Help With Prescription Opioid Addictions

When a person in your life, whether it is you or someone else, is suffering from an addiction to prescription opioids, you may wonder what treatment options are available to help. While there are standard treatment options like medical detoxification and mental health therapy, there are also alternative medicine treatment options that can help a person overcome an addiction to prescription opioids. Get to know more about a few of these options. Read More