Aging Gracefully and with Great Health

Aging Gracefully and with Great Health

  • Why Your Acupuncturist Looks At Your Tongue

    When you see your acupuncturist, chances are they ask you how you're doing physically and then check your pulse on each wrist to make a diagnosis. However, if they've ever asked to see your tongue, you may be left baffled. What does your tongue have to do with anything, you might think? Believe it or not, in traditional Chinese medicine the tongue acts like a road map, visually showing imbalanced qi in your body.

  • Preventative Treatments For Cataracts: What You Need To Know

    Cataracts are an extremely common eye disorder among people in the United States. While cataracts typically develop over time when patients are older (fifty or above), they can happen to people of all ages if proper care is not taken to care for the eyes. Fortunately, however, cataracts are entirely preventable and treatable as long as you know what steps to take to take care of your eye health and your vision.

  • Get The Right Hearing Aids To Filter Out Background Noise

    Now that you've realized you need hearing aids, it's important to consider the types of environments where different products work best. Many people become frustrated with these devices because some hearing aids aren't very effective in noisy settings. If you spend a fair bit of time in that kind of environment, focus on hearing aids that work well in a crowd. Cutting-Edge Technology Manufacturers originally developed hearing aids to help people clearly hear during one-on-one or small group conversations and to hear the TV without having to annoy everyone else with an overly loud volume.

  • 3 Beneficial Steps To Take When Suffering From Cancer

    Having cancer is one of the worst things a person can go through medically. If you are suffering from cancer, these steps can be taken. They will help you live the best life possible while battling your chronic disease. Wear Acupuncture Wrist Bands During your cancer treatments, you may get nauseous a lot. This can take a lot out of you both mentally and physically, but you can reduce the nausea by wearing an acupuncture wrist band.

  • Emergency Room, Urgent Care, or Doctor: Which Should You Choose For Your Ailment?

    Are you suffering from an illness or an injury? Are you unsure of where to go for treatment? For many people, the first choice is their primary care physician. However, your physician probably has standard hours during the day and little availability during that time to take short-notice appointments. Many people simply go to the emergency room if their doctor isn't available. This also presents problems, though. If the staff doesn't perceive your condition to be a true emergency, you could sit and wait for a long period of time.

  • 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.