Tag: Health Scares

My Laparoscopy Surgery To Treat Endometriosis & Remove Ovarian Cysts …And Why I Chose The Optional Endometrial Ablation

Ladies: Have you got endometriosis... and/or cysts on your ovaries? If so there's probably a…

Should You Have A 3D Mammogram? I Did & Here’s What I Learned About 3D Breast Imaging

I recently went for a diagnostic 3D mammogram following a traditional 2D mammogram. Here's what…

How We Found Out That I Have Lyme Disease …From A Tick Bite

I had no idea I was suffering from the early signs of Lyme Disease -…

What A Sleep Study Is Like: Things I Wish I Knew Before My Sleep Test

Have sleep problems? Me too. I recently spent the night at a Sleep Center to…

Should You Let A Chiropractor Crack Your Neck? Is The ‘Neck Twist’ A Safe Way To Remedy Neck Pain?

I suffer from ongoing neck pain. My favorite 'adjustment' at the chiropractor's office (up til…

How To Clear A Clogged Ear Due To Sinus Congestion, Ear Wax, Fluid In The Ear From A Cold/Flu, Or Swimmers Ear

Wondering how to clear a clogged ear? Good news... it can be done naturally! I've…

Prop 65 Cancer & Birth Defect Warnings: Should You Really Be Worried About Them?

Have you bought any products that had a California Prop 65 warning label on them?…

Bug Bites & Allergic Reactions: Benadryl To The Rescue!

Spring is in the air and so are insects like bees, wasps, and mosquitos! An…

Vitamin C Overdose – Can You Really Overdose On Too Much Vitamin C?

There are a lot of mixed messages out there when it comes to how much…

Ganglion Cysts: What You Need To Know About Ganglion Cyst Treatment

Do you have a ganglion cyst? I do! I've had it for years -- it…

Expired Medication – Is It Safe To Take Expired Antibiotics & OTC Drugs?

Got expired medication? Here's the scoop on which prescriptions and over-the-counter medicines are still safe…

Addiction Intervention: An Overview Of How To Stage A Family Intervention

Have a loved one in need of a family intervention for alcohol or drug abuse?…

Online Counseling & Life Coaching – There’s An App For That! 3 Benefits Of Virtual Therapy

Need help but not sure where to turn? You're in luck! Online counseling and life…

Prescription Drug Abuse: 5 Ways To Avoid & Overcome Addiction To Prescription Painkillers That Worked For Me!

Anyone can fall victim to prescription drug abuse without even realizing it... I did! I'm…

Food & Medication Interactions: 6 Foods You Should Never Mix With Medicine

On antibiotics or meds for blood pressure, thyroid, or cholesterol? Watch for medication interactions if…

Processed Meat & Cancer: Can Eating Red Meats And Cured Meats Really Cause Cancer?

If you have a pronounced risk of colon cancer like me, you might wonder if…

Nervous About Getting A CT Scan? Anxious To Hear The Results? 5 Ways To Cope With Scanxiety

If you're anxious about getting a CT scan, these tips from someone who's been there…

Are You Eating GMO Foods? The Risks And How To Avoid Them

Do you know if you're eating GMO foods? Find out what the common GMO ingredients…