Are you in menopause? Then you’re probably familiar with the challenges that many menopausal women experience: hot flashes, night sweats, insomnia, irritability and depression. These symptoms—alone or combined—can compromise a woman’s quality of life. Even worse, menopausal symptoms can create a domino effect.
We are living in a day and age where information is readily available. We don't have to be dependant on our family doctor as the be and end all of our health. Now is the time to stop blaming our genes and start taking charge of our health. Everyone knows the importance of regular exercise. In addition, research is supporting how important it is to eat real food from non genetically modified seeds. We also don't need added fillers such as cellulose which is wood chips that the FDA deemed non harmful to our health in limited amounts. Really??
Gestational Diabetes is a type of diabetes that affects a small percentage of pregnant women. As a result of hormone changes there is an increase in glucose intolerance which results in higher blood sugar levels during the pregnancy. If left untreated babies can be born very large and this can in turn cause complications during the birth process. Other complications can include hypoglycemia and Jaundice in the new born.
Good Afternoon! There is a workout-related adage that is as old as time: “three sets of ten reps.” You’ve probably heard an old school gym-goer repeat that to a newbie trying to figure out a workout, or maybe you’ve even been that old school gym-goer yourself.