Acid reflux, or heartburn, can cause a burning sensation in your esophagus after eating. It is often accompanied by indigestion and sometimes by chest pain. Although it is not a serious condition, heartburn can make you quite uncomfortable.
When you ... Read More
Thankfully I haven’t had the opportunity to shovel snow off my driveway this year. But with each passing day, I know it’s getting closer and closer. Dealing with the snow is something many of us dread…but there are more serious things to wo... Read More
You wouldn’t know it by observing the weather outside, but we’re only a few days away from the official start of winter. The balmy temperatures found in areas that are usually below the freezing point at this time of year have extended the time m... Read More
If your heart has ever skipped a beat, you know it can be a scary experience. Your heart truly is your lifeline, so if it skips a beat, you’ll likely have all kinds of questions.
Fortunately, when it feels like your heart has skipped a beat, it is ... Read More
Angina is a specific form of chest pain that happens when the blood flow to the heart decreases. This usually comes about due to partial obstruction of one of the coronary arteries and results in pain, sensation of pressure, or having the chest squee... Read More
It is natural for people to find themselves loosing stamina as they age. Aerobic capacity, muscle strength, and endurance all decline, but this is not an irreversible fate. Cardio exercises are an excellent means to improving stamina, controlling blo... Read More
To say that coffee is popular is a spectacular understatement. Approximately 83% of all adults in the U.S. drink coffee and most have more than one cup each day. As a result of the drink’s proliferation, there has been a long-standing interest ... Read More
Much like willow bark, olive leaves have been used in medicine for centuries. It has been documented in ancient texts across multiple cultures, including the Bible, as a versatile remedy capable of being used as a disinfectant, laxative, and more. Cu... Read More