Healing My Son’s Injured Back

A friend recommended I do a search online for chiropractor in Cumming GA after my son suffered a frightening back injury during a sleepover at a friend’s house. We as parents do so much to make sure our children are safe, but they sure do now how to run off and get into scrapes. In my son’s instance, it was more than taking a tumble off a bike and scraping a knee. He and his friends watched some youtube videos about doing some fake wrestling moves and decided it would be entertaining to emulate such antics. To make a long story short, my son jumped off the roof of his friend’s house and tried to break a wooden table over his buddy’s back.

We got the two calls about an hour later, one from his friend’s parents and one from the hospital. Our son surprisingly wasn’t hurt nearly as bad as we had imagined, but he still needed some stitches on his arm. The next day we discovered something more serious when he kept bending over every few steps. He said his back hurt something awful and well of course it did! I sent him off to bed and it was worse when he got up a couple of hours later.

A visiting friend said look for a chiropractor so we did. I was apprehensive it would help, but we trundled our boy into the office and had the chiropractor take a look. A plan of action was developed in which my son would come to the office for five visits. The first few visits seemed rough on him, but things were looking up by the time he finished the cycle of office visits. Kids are tough and can usually shrug things off, but we’re glad we took him in and are sure he won’t suffer any lasting damage from this stupid stunt he pulled.

I Had a Huge Gap in My Teeth

I was horrified when my cap fell out. I had spent a lot of money to have my teeth done so I would not be embarrassed to smile again, and the work was not even guaranteed past a few months. When my dentist had told me that I would need to pay to have it fixed, I knew that I was going to find someone new to go to. I went on my computer and did a search for Livermore dentist, and I took my time looking at the different ones that serve this area.

I had not taken my time the last time. Instead, I just chose one randomly, without looking up anything about the dentist that I chose. I was not going to make that mistake twice. I looked at each website and then I looked at reviews from others who have been to these dentists. Continue reading I Had a Huge Gap in My Teeth

Great Chiropractors for San Jose Area

Even though I try to do some yoga pretty much every day, I still find that most days, when I wake up in the morning, I feel stiff as a board. It is a very unpleasant and uncomfortable feeling and I don’t know why I am always so stiff. I try to do some yoga when I wake up, but I find it hard to do it right away because it is kind of painful when I am at my stiffest. Anyway, I am looking to visit a san jose chiropractor in the near future, because I think that maybe one of the underlying reasons why I am always so stiff is because I have some underlying back problems, and if that is the case, I want those back problems to be identified and treated.

I have never gone to see a chiropractor before in my life, but given the amount of chronic back pain and stiffness that I have endured for maybe the last five years, it probably would have been a good idea for me to go see one at some point in the past. But I guess it is better late than never, and I really hope to find some relief by getting treatment from a chiropractor.

I want to find one with a good reputation for treating this sort of chronic pain and stiffness, because if I am going to spend my money on a chiropractor, I would like to be reasonably assured that the money is going to be well worth it. It is not foolproof to search for a chiropractor based on reputation alone, but I feel like that is a pretty strong indicator for the type of results that you can expect to get. So I am going to start searching online for one now.

Doing Some Reviews on the Web

Of course I have been looking at some ways to increase traffic on my web page, which is actually a blog. In fact I have a couple of them, each one focused on one of my interests. Obviously the big thing I am focused on is food and so I am working on reviews of various food related web pages and services. I am trying out titles for my Blue Apron review. The best I have came up with is Blue apron review will it top our list. I admit that it is not the best title that any writer ever wrote. It was the best that I could do on the spur of the moment, but obviously I am going to try to improve on it. Continue reading Doing Some Reviews on the Web

I Did Not Want to Go Under the Knife

I was in a car accident about a year ago. I thought when I had a football injury in college, that I knew what pain was. That was actually a walk in the proverbial park though compared to the pain that I felt when I was recovering from the accident. I honestly thought I had broke my back at first, but it was nothing quite that severe. Even without a broken back, the pain was unbearable. I had several options, including finding a chiropractor in Chicago or undergoing a surgical procedure.

I wanted something that would be immediate relief, but the doctor did tell me that the surgery would mainly be exploratory to see if there was something they could do that the images were not showing. Continue reading I Did Not Want to Go Under the Knife

Finding a Way to Breathe

I’ve had asthma all my life. It usually gets worse around animals and during cold and flu season but it’s always present and I have to keep a rescue inhaler to deal with attacks. When I was young they would give me breathing treatments when it got really bad but I haven’t gotten those in a while, mostly due to my not having insurance for years. I hoped that one day I wouldn’t have to live in fear of an attack but when I moved to Chicago I found it got much worse. In desperation I found a Chicago acupuncture place that promised to help deal with asthma issues and I knew one of the girls that worked there from college so I figure what could it hurt to try.

I figure it was just a bunch of bologna but I humored my friend who assured me they had many clients that used acupuncture for asthma and that they were given rave reviews every time. I couldn’t wrap my head around how it all worked but like I said, what did I have to lose?

After the first appointment I didn’t immediately notice any difference. It was only after three days from that first visit that I realized I hadn’t had to use my rescue inhaler once. I usually had to use at least one puff per day, at least since I had moved to Chicago. I couldn’t believe that the acupuncture had worked and just chalked it up to my body adapting to it’s surroundings. Then I got winded going up a particularly long set of stairs, and at the top I ran into that same friend from the clinic and she pushed me to make just one more appointment. I did it and strangely enough, I haven’t gotten that tight chest feeling once since. It certainly made a believer out of me.

I Used a Cream for Bigger Breasts

I know that there is some controversy about women wanting bigger breasts. I cannot speak for anyone else other than myself, but I honestly don’t see why there is even a conversation about this in the first place. If a woman wants bigger breasts because it makes her feel better about herself, then so be it. I wanted bigger breasts for my own confidence, not so I could land a guy, but who cares if that was the reason anyway? I went to http://www.breastenlargementresource.com/naturaful/ after hearing about this site from a friend.

I knew that she understood my dilemma because she also wanted a bigger bust. Continue reading I Used a Cream for Bigger Breasts

Is MRI the 'Mammography' of Prostate Cancer Screening?

SATURDAY, March 25, 2017 — MRI screening might greatly reduce overdiagnosis and overtreatment of prostate cancer in older men, a preliminary study suggests.
Compared to the current screening method, MRI can reduce overdiagnosis of prostate cancer…
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How Doctors Decide to Treat a Ruptured Achilles

SATURDAY, March 25, 2017 — Whether your doctor recommends surgery for a ruptured Achilles tendon may depend partly on your age and activity level, foot experts say.
The Achilles tendon is a band of tissue that runs down the back of the lower leg…
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Need More Zzzzz's?

FRIDAY, March 24, 2017 — A good night’s sleep is often elusive, but there are things you can do to boost the odds of getting some quality shuteye, sleep experts say.
The first is to have regular bed and wake times, according to NewYork-Presbyterian…
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Teens With Autism More Likely to Land in ER, Study Finds

FRIDAY, March 24, 2017 — U.S. teens with autism are four times more likely to visit an emergency room than those without the disorder, a new report says.
The Penn State College of Medicine researchers said the likelihood of an ER visit for a teen…
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What Drugs Work Best for Diabetic Nerve Pain?

FRIDAY, March 24, 2017 — Nerve pain and numbness, also known as neuropathy, is a debilitating but common symptom of diabetes.
Now, new research suggests certain drugs may outperform others in treating diabetic neuropathy.
The new review of the data…
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Leg Pain When Walking: Talk to Your Doctor

FRIDAY, March 24, 2017 — Millions of Americans have a condition called peripheral artery disease (PAD), which is caused by hardening of the arteries in the legs and feet.
About 8.5 million Americans have PAD, including up to 20 percent of people…
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Raccoon Parasite Not as Deadly to Humans as Thought

FRIDAY, March 24, 2017 — A raccoon parasite that can be deadly in humans can infect people without causing symptoms, a new study indicates.
It was believed that the parasite Baylisascaris procyonis, or raccoon roundworm, led to severe neurological…
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Substance Abuse Taxes the American Workplace

FRIDAY, March 24, 2017 — Substance abuse exacts a heavy toll on the American workplace, a new analysis shows.
Employees who struggle with drinking and drug addiction miss many more days of work, have higher health care costs and are less…
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