Posted on Jun 13, 2018
The effects of aging, sun exposure, and other environmental factors can wreak havoc on our facial skin. As we age and mature, our skin doesn’t heal itself as quickly, and the decrease in collagen plus the inability for the skin layers to retain adequate moisture complicates things even further. Renewal of skin is slow, as the epidermis is actually formed deeper down and moves upward. Wrinkles and fine lines are the result of skin that is in dire need of rejuvenation. Collagen induction therapy can actually stimulate the production of healthier skin tissue throughout the layers.
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Posted on May 17, 2018
Sleep is supposed to refresh and revive us enough to feel energized in the morning. However, if you have been waking up feeling like you did not sleep a wink, your body may be trying to tell you that something is wrong. If you are known to snore or cannot pinpoint the reason for your fatigue, you may want to consider speaking to a physician who can order a Snap sleep study.
Snap sleep diagnostic testing is conducted while you rest in the privacy of your own home, although other sleep studies may be conducted within a medical facility. The Snap sleep study measures the severity level of your sn...
Posted on Apr 03, 2018
Although cosmetic treatments usually involve women, men actually have to deal with many of the same aging skin concerns as their female counterparts. Additionally, men’s skin tends to age more rapidly due to more time spent outdoors and in activities like sports. The stigma that men once endured when undergoing anti-aging treatments has almost vanished recently. As a result, a growing number of men are undergoing anti-aging treatments so that they appear more youthful and energetic. Many anti-aging procedures today are also minimally invasive, which is important to many men in offering results...
Posted on Mar 08, 2018
Prior to the 1900s, when people ate the food they raised on their farms and were working hard to make the land prosperous, there was no obesity epidemic like today. Heart disease and diabetes were practically nonexistent. Fast forward to today and heart disease is the number one killer of people in developed nations like the United States. Moving away from laborious farm work to assume a new couch potato lifestyle has not done the human race any favors; rather, it has sparked a new wave of mass obesity that is responsible for so many preventable health problems. Unfortunately, these are not th...
Posted on Feb 15, 2018
Osteopathic manipulative treatment is a unique, hands-on treatment performed by a qualified doctor. The techniques involve using the hands to diagnose and encourage the body to heal naturally. We are experts in how the body’s musculoskeletal system works in the use of tissues, nerves, bones, and muscles. Osteopathic manipulative treatment at our office can treat people from the top of their head to the bottom of their feet. In many cases, osteopathic manipulative treatment or “OMT” can be used along with medications or even replace the need for surgery.
The main purpose is to reduce the pain y...