Aging Gracefully and with Great Health

Aging Gracefully and with Great Health

  • 3 Things Pregnant Women Need To Know About Metatarsalgia

    Pregnancy can lead to a variety of foot disorders, including metatarsalgia. Metatarsalgia is a broad term that refers to pain in the metatarsal region of the foot. Here are three things pregnant women need to know about metatarsalgia. What are the symptoms of metatarsalgia? The symptoms of metatarsalgia generally develop over time, though if you ramp up your workout routine, they can develop suddenly. You'll feel pain in the metatarsal region of your foot, which is the part of your sole that's just behind your toes.

  • Early Knee Replacement: Common Issues And Knowing When It's Necessary

    If you're under the age of 65 and you and your doctor have discussed a total knee replacement, you may have a number of questions, especially those related to your age and the implications that a replacement would have. Below is an overview of common issues related to an early knee replacement, as well as when to know that a replacement is right for you. A Second Replacement Is Almost Certain

  • Diagnosed With Prostate Cancer? 3 Answers To Your Questions About HIFU

    A cancer diagnosis is always upsetting and frightening, and prostate cancer is no exception. However, you'll be glad to know that 90% of prostate cancer is caught during the early local and regional stages of the disease, and patients whose prostate cancer is diagnosed in those stages have close to a 100% cure rate. That means that with the right treatment, you have a great chance of survival. And there are many possible treatments for you to choose from.

  • Get To The Heart Of Your Fatigue And Chest Pain

    On some days, you feel so tired that you can't get yourself moving. You've noticed that strenuous exercise or walking up stairs causes your heart to pound. Sometimes your chest hurts when you exert yourself. These are signs of a possible heart disease. Before the symptoms get worse, see a cardiology specialist for a checkup. Heart disease is treatable, but if you ignore the signs, the next warning may be a painful heart attack.

  • Understanding the Different Types of Hearing Aids

    If you need to get a hearing aid, then you have quite a few options to choose from. To help make your choices a bit clearer, here is a breakdown of the different types of hearing aids: Behind the Ear—BTE hearing aids are the bulkiest and most visible type of hearing aid. These units usually hook over the top of the ear, which means that they are visible from behind the ear, the side of the ear, and the front of the ear.

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    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.