Aging Gracefully and with Great Health

Aging Gracefully and with Great Health

  • Can't Smoke Your Medical Marijuana? Options For The Non-Smoker

    Medical and medicinal marijuana is often sold in very small batches so that the person using it does not get arrested "for carrying." Even with a drug card for medicinal marijuana, restrictions have to be followed, and that includes how the marijuana is ingested. If you are a non-smoker, then you may have a very big conundrum because most medicinal forms of this drug have to be smoked. However, there are a few options available to you that can help you get the medicine you need without becoming a smoker.

  • 3 Infections That Can Lead To Temporary Blurred Vision

    Blurred vision is typically resolved with corrective lenses, but there are certain things that can cause a transient decline in visual acuity. Certain medications such as aspirin, antihistamines, and beta blockers can cause a temporary decline in vision, as can certain medical disorders and infections. Here are three bacterial and viral infections that may heighten your risk for vision problems and what you can do about them: Sinus Infection Bacterial, viral, and fungal sinus infections can cause a temporary decline in vision.

  • Aging-In-Place? 3 Reasons You Need A Walk-In Tub

    It can be difficult to decide where you want to live once you reach retirement age, especially if you've started experiencing problems with mobility. If you've decided to age-in-place, it might be time to start making some adjustments to your home. There are certain areas of your home that should be altered to accommodate your changing mobility. Your bathroom is one area of the home that you should pay close attention to, particularly the bathtub.

  • Three Things Sugar Glider Owners Need To Know About Obesity

    Your pet sugar glider can become obese if you're not careful. Obesity can lead to heart problems and other serious health concerns, so it's important that your pet maintains a healthy weight. Here are three things sugar glider owners need to know about obesity. Why do sugar gliders become obese? In the wild, sugar gliders feed on bugs like spiders, moths and beetles. To get enough food to survive, they need to chase and catch insects.

  • 3 Ways Endometriosis Can Alter Your Appearance

    If you suffer from endometriosis, then you're probably all too familiar with the pelvic pain and possible infertility problems it can cause. While these conditions are distressing, they do not lead to changes in your appearance. Endometriosis and its treatments, however, can lead to changes in your appearance, but they are usually temporary and typically resolve once your treatment is complete and your condition is under control. Here are three ways endometriosis and its treatment can alter the way you look and what you can do about it:

About Me

Aging Gracefully and with Great Health

While it's true that aging and illness used to go in hand, today's medical advancements now mean we don't have to settle for that eventuality anymore. I'm already considering the aging process although I'm still middle aged because I intend to enjoy my later years with the best health possible. Living well and aging gracefully aren't just about maintaining your appearance, but also feeling as good as you can as you get older. I'm sharing what I discover in my personal quest with everyone here on this convenient website so we can all join together to cross into the golden years with our health intact.