Setting Health Goals Is Only the First Step

I used to tell myself that I would dedicate myself to getting healthy "later," but "later" never came. I ate very unhealthy foods and always told myself I would start eating healthier "tomorrow." I needed to start exercising, but I would tell myself I would join the gym "next month." When I reached a milestone birthday, I realized that I had set so many health goals that had come and gone in the past decade and had to finally get serious about getting healthy. I then began researching health tips online and found quite a few that inspired me to finally start eating healthy and getting into shape. I still have a ways to go, but I am finally now on the way to achieving my goals! I know so many health blogs inspired me, so I decided to create one of my own to share my health tips on!

How To Use A Modified Keyes Method To Combat Periodontal Disease And Save Your Smile

3 December 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Articles

Periodontal disease is a tremendous dental health problem due to its widespread incidence and lack of warning signs in early stages. It can not only cause health problems but also problems with the appearance of the smile. The good news is you can treat periodontal disease using a focused regimen designed for the treatment of periodontitis. Below is more information about this condition's impact on cosmetic appearance and how you can perform an effective, safe regimen of care at home: Read More …

Dental Implants: Are They Right For Treating Congenitally Missing Teeth?

4 November 2015
 Categories: Dentist, Articles

A lot of people are congenitally missing at least one tooth, and this condition is often treated with the use of dental implants. When a tooth is considered congenitally missing, it means there is no permanent tooth that will grow in place. While this is a common condition, it can create problems in a person's mouth. Dental implants can be used to correct the problems in some cases, but there are several things you should know. Read More …

Two Signs That Eye Stent Glaucoma Surgery Is Right For You

22 October 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Articles

If you have glaucoma, then you will likely be asked by your physician to take medications or to administer eye drops to treat the condition initially. This type of non-invasive treatment, as well as suggestions that relate to diet, exercise, and smoking cessation, will be used to reduce the pressure in your eyes. However, your ophthalmologist may suggest the completion of a surgical procedure where a stent is placed in one or both of your eyes. Read More …

Blood And Clots And Cramps—Oh My! 4 Tips For Dealing With Heavy And Painful Periods

7 October 2015
 Categories: , Articles

Heavy and/or painful menstrual periods are a common problem many women will deal with at some point in their life. In addition to a thorough examination by a gynecologist (someone like Central Iowa OB/Gyn Specialists, PLC), there are at-home techniques you can use to minimize accidents and pain. Use Alternative Protection Preventing accidents is constantly on your mind when you have heavy periods, especially if you quickly soak through conventional feminine hygiene products. Read More …

4 Questions to Ask About Underbites

28 September 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Articles

Most people who require orthodontic braces have either an overbite (when the top front teeth overlap the bottom front teeth) or crooked teeth in the front due to crowding. In some cases, however, an underbite is to blame. An underbite is when the bottom front teeth overlap those on the top because the lower jaw protrudes forward. This can cause problems that are more severe than those caused by an overbite, and the treatments can be more involved. Read More …

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Setting Health Goals Is Only the First Step

I used to tell myself that I would dedicate myself to getting healthy "later," but "later" never came. I ate very unhealthy foods and always told myself I would start eating healthier "tomorrow." I needed to start exercising, but I would tell myself I would join the gym "next month." When I reached a milestone birthday, I realized that I had set so many health goals that had come and gone in the past decade and had to finally get serious about getting healthy. I then began researching health tips online and found quite a few that inspired me to finally start eating healthy and getting into shape. I still have a ways to go, but I am finally now on the way to achieving my goals! I know so many health blogs inspired me, so I decided to create one of my own to share my health tips on!

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