This week is Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week. According to the CDC , 40,000 children are born each year with a Congenital Heart Defect (CHD). On average, 25% of these children will require surgical treatment during their infancy.
From the local doctor to Dr. Oz, Flax seed has been in the media lately. But can flax seed really improve your health, or is it all hype?
Pain, like the other vital signs, tells a story. Unfortunately, many Americans live their daily lives in pain.
Menopause, AKA the Change of Life, is the typical progression of women as we age. It is triggered by the decrease in female hormones, signaling the end of child bearing age. The resulting changes and adjusting of hormones can cause a variety of symptoms such as irregularity and eventual cessation of menstrual periods, hot flashes, irritability, decreased libido, vaginal dryness, sleep disturbances, and weight gain.