My Diabetic Diet is Painful

The onset of diabetes may be accompanied by unpleasant symptoms, such as blurred vision or frequent urination. Untreated, diabetes may lead to serious problems, such as nerve damage, kidney failure, or blindness. These potential complications are an important reason to …

Foot Pain From too Much Shopping

Thanksgiving is just weeks away, which means Black Friday – the kickoff to the intensity of holiday shopping – is just around the corner. Although you may not be able to blame it entirely on shopping, foot pain can occur …

Using Equine Therapy to Treat Eating Disorders

Equine Therapy. Equine Assisted Therapy. Horse Therapy. Whichever term you choose to use, this is an interactive therapy in which the patient spends session time with a licensed counselor or therapist, an equine (horse) specialist, and a horse, of course. …

Thanksgiving by the Numbers

Here are a few numerical fun facts about America’s second favorite holiday (Christmas got the number 1 spot). The first Thanksgiving took place at Plymouth Colony in 1621 and lasted for 3 days. There were a total of 143 people …

Treating Eating Disorders

Eating disorders are a serious, dangerous reality for roughly 30 million Americans. There are a wide variety of unhealthy relationships people may have with food, with the three most common being anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge-eating disorder. There is …