Travel is intoxicating to the senses. While it opens our mind to the unfamiliar, transportation exposes us to hundreds, perhaps millions of germs. Yes, those icky little organisms that cause coughs and sniffles and sometimes, even more, are everywhere....
Resolutions Are Not The Only Thing We Need To Be Worried About No, it is not raining flu, but the season is approaching it’s peak time. While many begin vaccinating for influenza in October, its worst outbreak is typically in...
Skincare while heading down the slopes is more important than you know. ’Tis the season of fresh powder calling you to the slopes to ski or snowboard. While the thrill of the downhill rush has us begging for a WinterWonderland,...
Your skin is a tell-all about excessive alcohol consumption It’s the holiday season and parties and gatherings are upon us. With so many invites, it is easy to overindulge in food, wine, and adult beverages. While champagne glass clinks are...
Meet the Cutting Edge Technology Taking On Mental Health, Chronic Pain, and Addiction Could virtual reality reinvent the way we treat mental illness? Is it possible to rewire our brains and build more adaptive cognitive responses to the daily stressors...
Lurking Hospital Germs Causing Harm And More Illness. Most don’t raise their hand and volunteer to go to the hospital to spend time lying in a bed. Inevitably, illness and accidents happen and we end up needing treatment, surgery, or...
Exposing Rash Culprits? Have you ever awaken from sleep with a terrible itch on your arms or legs? Perhaps out of the blue you started noticing increased redness and blotchy spots on your skin, followed by an uncomfortable itch. You...
Caring for your feet after all the summer fun in the sun Step into fall with some foot care. After a summer of sun, flip-flops and tan lines, your feet could use a little R&R - Rejuvenation and Revitalization. The...
Why should you get out in nature and enjoy the clean air? Research has proven it is good for your health. Breathing in the forest or sea-breeze air has been linked to enhanced moods, improved mental and physical health,...
Why Your Skin Is a Vital Part Of Your Health “You can’t walk on planet earth without your terrestrial space suit,” stated Dr. Peter Elias, an authority when it comes to the skin and its outermost layer the stratum corneum....

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