Monthly Archives: January 2011

Sleep Walking And Its Connection To Sleep Apnea

Sleep Walking Lady MacBeth by Johann Heinrich FüssliInterruptions as a whole are never fun to deal with. We’ve all been interrupted at some point in our lives whether it was while cooking dinner, working, or simply taking some quiet time out of the day. An interruption to your schedule can be a domino effect […]

By |January 25th, 2011|Uncategorized|Comments Off|

Gum Disease – The Importance of Proper Gum Treatment While Pregnant

Though many people do not think of it, the health of our gums greatly affects our overall health. Unhealthy gums can easily lead to plenty of other health problems as any sort of infection within the body can spread elsewhere. With this said it becomes even more important to take proper care of your […]

By |January 14th, 2011|Uncategorized|Comments Off|

Banning Happy Meals – A Step Toward Combating Obesity

The food we consume on a daily basis has a bigger effect on our bodies and health than we often times like or think to believe. As childhood obesity becomes a greater problem in today’s society, the importance of a healthy diet has become more and more prevalent to our best interests. With the […]

By |January 12th, 2011|Uncategorized|Comments Off|

Dr. Oz On Sleep Apnea

Dr. Oz fielded an audience member’s question (see video below) about the difference between snoring vs. sleep apnea. He had suggestions that, for the most part, are good ideas. He mentioned how sleep apnea can lead to high blood pressure as well as other medical issues. Losing weight was one of […]

By |January 3rd, 2011|Uncategorized|Comments Off|

How To Live 6 Years Longer

The Today Show just ran the above piece today on healthcare & New Years Resolutions you should make. The first one was to floss your teeth daily. It can add 6 years to your life. Pretty impressive for a few minutes of work each day. Proper flossing can prevent gum disease, tooth […]

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