My name is Melinda Johnson and I suffered with foot pain for many years. I went to see a podiatrist and after an examination, I was told that I had heel spur syndrome. I followed the recommendations of my doctor by doing at home treatments along with physical therapy. I was amazed at how much these treatments helped my foot pain. Living with pain can have a big impact on your life and that's why I started this blog. My foot pain kept me from doing many things that I enjoy and I want to help others who are going through the same situation. As you browse through my blog, you'll learn about home treatments, medical procedures and new advancements in medicine that can help reduce pain. It is my hope that by writing this blog, you can live pain free too.
2 February 2016
If you have been considering going to physical therapy, but you were not sure if it would be worth it to you, then you might want to make sure that you are taking the time to review the following benefits. This way, you will know whether or not you should be setting up an appointment for yourself. Balance Improvement By attending physical therapy appointments, you should find that you have increased balance.
15 January 2016
Are you a senior that suffered a stroke after your blood pressure got too high? It you now only have limited use of your legs due to the stroke causing partial paralysis, you might find it beneficial to hire a home care nurse to help you out (especially if you live alone). In this article, learn a few things in regards to getting help from a home care nurse so you can determine if hiring one is in your best interest.
30 December 2015
When you find yourself in a position, no matter what age you are, where your hearing becomes an issue, you may find yourself hesitant to consider turning to hearing aids to help restore your hearing. This may be because you worry about your age, how hearing aids work, or whether or not your hearing aids will be noticeable to other people. However, before you come up with a reason not to get fitted for and start wearing hearing aids, get to know some of the many reasons that you should definitely consider getting hearing aids and how they can serve you and your needs.
15 December 2015
For many people, maintaining excellent health is at the top of their list of priorities. They may exercise each day, and watch what they eat in hopes of keeping themselves as fit and healthy as possible. However, the eye, one of the most important parts of the entire body, is often overlooked. With diseases such as macular degeneration affecting more than 10 million Americans, it's vital that you do everything in your power to keep your eyes as healthy as possible.
30 November 2015
Traditionally, the focus of dentistry was on treating the teeth alone. Some dentists would work with other medical professionals who would perform coordinated treatments, such as a nutritionist and a dentist working with a diabetic patient to reduce the symptoms of diabetes. However, there has been a growing number of dentists who have treated the teeth and gums as only part of the quest for dental health and better overall health.