Ten Facts You May Not Know about Type 2 Diabetes

Ten Facts about Type 2 Diabetes: Type 2 Diabetes is a chronic condition that affects the way your body metabolizes sugar (glucose). Most people with type 2 diabetes are insulin resistant, meaning that their bodies don’t use insulin properly. Their bodies make more than enough of it, but their cells are resistant to it and do…

Being Gluten Free.

#GlutenFree, we seem to see it everywhere and eating foods without gluten is a frequent trending topic. We find that not only those with actual gluten intolerance (or celiac disease) are avoiding gluten, but also many other people. A sense of well-being, weight loss, and bursts of energy are all claims that people have made…

New Hypertriglyceridemia cause discovered

Hypertriglyceridemia is a common condition in the U.S. caused by obesity and diabetes. If left untreated, it can lead to more serious health problems such as coronary heart disease, cardiovascular heart disease, and pancreatitis. Hypertriglyceridemia is a condition in which the triglyceride levels in the blood are elevated to an abnormal level. Aside from obesity…

Osteoarthritis: Can Back Surgery Help?

For many adults over sixty, back pain is a common reason they seek medical attention. Of those with back pain, many will end up facing back surgery before considering other effective and less invasive methods. A common cause of back pain in adults over sixty is a result of spinal osteoarthritis. Surgery is mostly ineffective…

The Dangers of Misdiagnosing Lyme Disease & using Unproven Treatments

Lyme Disease is a condition that is fairly well-known. With cases continuing to rise across the United States over the past few years, many are wondering if Lyme disease is being correctly diagnosed. We know that Lyme Disease is caused by an infection from a specific tick and the symptoms vary and usually appear in…