Tag Archives: medications

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

The medical definition of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is as follows: ‘The compression of the median nerve as it passes through the wrist to enter the palm of the hand, causing pain and numbness in the index and middle fingers and … Continue reading

Posted in Health Trends, Living Well Informed | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Chinese Medicine and Treating Autism

Acupressure/acupuncture, herbs, and comprehensive nutrition are a safe, comfortable, and effective way to treat problems associated with autism. It is especially helpful in conjunction with Western therapies. Each person responds differently to treatment, but there is a decrease in symptoms … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Health Trends, Living Well Informed, Nutrition | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Do I Need to Detox?

Do I Need to Detox? I get asked this question a lot. Our bodies aren’t made to handle the amount of toxins we’re constantly exposed to. Toxin overload can lead to a whole host of illnesses and side effects. Take … Continue reading

Posted in Health Trends, Living Well Informed, Nutrition | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

ADD and your child

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 8 percent of children aged    4 to 17 are diagnosed with ADHD.  Many of these cases are prescribed Ritalin.  For those  of you without kids, Ritalin is a drug made up … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Living Well Informed | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment