Tips For Wearing, And Caring, For Your Custom Orthotics

Chiropractors and podiatrist both recommend custom orthotics for people who suffer with recurrent back pain or other pain issues that stem from improper posture or gait. The custom orthotic devices are made especially for you, the patient, so it is important that you know how to break them in and care for them. Breaking In While custom orthotic devices are made for you and no one else, this does not mean they will feel great from the start. Read More 

3 Reasons To Take A Child To A Chiropractor

Many parents choose to take their children to a chiropractor. This is because a chiropractor offers a safe alternative to modern medicine for treating illnesses and trauma. Here are a couple things that a chiropractor can treat. 1. Birth Trauma During pregnancy the infant's spine develops perfectly. In most cases the child's spine is perfectly straight, without any problems, so long as they are in utero. However, birth can be traumatizing for the baby. Read More 

When Should You Discard Contact Lenses?

When you wear contact lenses, there are a few rules to follow to ensure that you are wearing them safely. Incorrectly wearing contacts could lead to a host of problems including permanent vision loss. A major part of wearing contacts is determining when you should discard them. Here are some things you need to know.  Expiration Date When your contact lenses expire, you need to discard them. Some people mistakenly believe that contacts cannot expire due to the material from which they are made. Read More 

3 Important Things To Consider When Getting Breast Implants

As a woman, you want to look your best for any occasion. However, you may not feel confident about your chest size, hindering your ability to feel confident about your looks. Fortunately, you can get breast plants, and the process can go smoothly when you consider the items below. Types of Breast Implants The very first thing you should consider before getting breast implants is what kind you want. There are two popular options you can choose from, which include silicone and saline. Read More 

Alternative Medicine Treatments For Glaucoma: Know Your Options

Receiving a glaucoma diagnosis at your optometrist appointment can be a major disappointment. After all, there is currently no cure to glaucoma. However, there are several treatment options available to you to help slow the progress of glaucoma-related vision loss. In fact, in some cases you may be able to partially reverse vision loss you have already suffered. Through the use of various alternative medicine treatments to complement conventional medical treatments, you can guarantee yourself the best possible chance at managing and treating your glaucoma. Read More