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 

What To Expect During Your Child’s First Visit To The Orthodontist

If your child's dentist has referred you to an orthodontist, you may be wondering what to expect. In some ways, an initial visit to an orthodontist is similar to a normal dental appointment, and in other ways it is different. When you take your child to the orthodontist for the first time, you can expect the following: Review of Medical and Dental History In order for an orthodontist to provide the best care for your child, a thorough review of his or her dental and medical history is required. Read More 

Three Hospital Services That Prepare You For Returning To The World

You may have been admitted to the hospital to recover from a broken leg, a heart attack or appendicitis. Along with the specific medical treatments you receive for your condition, your doctor may order a number of other services that appear unrelated. These services are important for getting you ready to get back into your daily life routines. The following services help your mind and body prepare for your return home. Read More 

How To Help A Loved One With Alzheimer’s Sleep Better

Taking care of a loved one who has Alzheimer's is extremely difficult. It takes constant work and supervision of the individual. A spouse or child can get worn out if they do not know how to cope with some of the new challenges that will surely come along. One of the hardest things that comes along with Alzheimer's is a change in sleep patterns. In fact, it is estimated that as many as 20% of those diagnosed with Alzheimer's experience changes in their sleep patterns. Read More 

Vitamin C And B-Complex Combination Injections: Importance For Men’s Health

All vitamins are important. But as a man, your health issues are different than a woman's, so your need to focus on getting certain vitamins is critical. Getting an injection that combines vitamin C and a vitamin B complex is ideal. Vitamin C and folic acid, a B vitamin, are needed for heart health, while niacin, another B vitamin, is important for helping with erectile dysfunction problems. An injection gives you plenty of these vitamins all in one convenient dose. Read More