The digestive system is responsible for breaking down food into small pieces, which helps the body absorb nutrients. The digestive system also provides a way to rid the body of waste. All of this is done through the body's gastrointestinal tract (GI), which starts at the mouth and goes through the throat, esophagus, stomach, intestines, and ends at the rectum and anus. While the GI tract serves a very important purpose, it is often to blame for embarrassing symptoms, such as gas, bloating, or diarrhea.
4 December 2020
While there is little you can do about your family history of heart disease, there are plenty of steps you can take to lower your risk for cardiovascular disease. Unhealthy lifestyle choices are modifiable risk factors to talk to your doctor about during your cardiac risk assessment. If your doctor tells you that your cardiac risk assessment reveals a high risk for cardiovascular disease, consider the following interventions that can keep you healthy.
4 November 2020
As more states legalize marijuana and CBD oils, more and more manufacturers are creating these products. And consumers may, therefore, have a hard time finding an oil that meets their needs. Thankfully, high-quality Colorado-grown CBD may be a good choice due to a variety of factors that help to make it useful for those who want CBD oil for anxiety, pain relief, or any other reason. CBD May Help With Many Conditions
6 October 2020
Sciatica is a condition that can cause a person immense amounts of pain and discomfort. This back condition involves the sciatic nerve, which is located in the lower back and runs down the leg. The pain, therefore, can occur in the back, leg, or both. When you receive a diagnosis of sciatica, you may find yourself wondering what you can and should do about the situation. There are numerous treatment options available to help with sciatica.
1 September 2020
Covid-19 testing is seen just about everywhere, with a number of tests being offered, it doesn't mean everyone should run out and get tested. Just because you get a negative test doesn't necessarily mean you aren't going to get the virus later down the road. The best way to protect yourself against Covid-19 is to wash your hands properly and keep your hands off of your face. Stay home as much as you can and only go out when necessary.
29 May 2020