Before we talk about thyroid disorders, let’s make sure everyone is on the same page as to what the thyroid does. It’s main function is to..
Statins are used to control LDL Cholesterol in our bodies. They are effective, which is why cardiologists prescribe them for their patients at risk for heart attack, coronary heart disease, angina and stroke. Sometimes, however, they get prescribed to patients with a family history of the above conditions. An important note on statins is that while they reduce cholesterol being made by the body, they do NOT remove any blockages already in existence.
Most people don’t think about their cholesterol levels until a doctor orders a lipid panel for them. There are no symptoms of having high ..
Celebrities have way more resources than the rest of us normally do. To keep looking good and fit, they hire professionals to whip them in..
Whenever you make the decision to start losing weight, eventually you’re going to reach a place where you want to lose more, but seem to b..
The thyroid is a small gland that influences every cell in our bodies. To do its job properly, the hormones it produces has to be balanc..
Holidays can be the best time of the year AND a huge pain. Staying healthy during the holidays can be challenging. Not only are there a to..
We throw around the word “hormonal” a lot, especially if someone is acting out of the ordinary. Do you know why? It’s because hormones c..
A new year is coming and with it comes a whole new chance to be healthy. Making health resolutions are easy, but how do you stick with the..
For most people, holidays, birthdays and general celebrations are a happy time. For people with food allergies, these times bring addition..