Helping Your Child Maintain Optimum Eye Health While At School

If your child is currently going through vision therapy, you might be concerned about how they treat their eyes at school. This is a justified concern--experts suggest that approximately 80% of what a child learns every day is done through their eyes. That's why it is so important for your child to take good care of their eyes while at school each day. Fortunately, it's not that difficult for your child to help keep their eyes in top shape, even while learning in a visually-rich school setting. Read More 

Treatment Options For Eye Floaters

It happens to everyone at some point. You're reading or driving or watching television and suddenly something floats into your field of vision. You think it's a speck of dirt, but no matter how much you rub your eye, the speck doesn't go away. That's because it's a special type of eye debris called a floater. While floaters are harmless, they can be annoying. Here are a few treatment options for dealing with this issue. Read More 

Tackling Common Questions Concerning Physical Therapy During Pregnancy

When you hear about physical therapy during pregnancy, the only form of treatment that may come to mind is therapeutic treatment after labor and delivery. While it is true that doctors often recommend physical therapy as part of your post-birth recovery, this professional therapy can also be beneficial while you are still pregnant. If this is news to you, there is no doubt you have several questions concerning obtaining therapy while you are expecting. Read More 

Treating And Preventing Foot Blisters

Foot blisters are very common for people on their feet all day, and they can be extremely painful. Luckily, there are several different remedies that you can try at home to get rid of your annoying blisters and prevent them from happening in the future. Enjoy a pain-free life with these easy methods! Methods for Healing Blisters 1. Warm Water For a very simple remedy, try just soaking your feet in warm water for about 15 minutes. Read More 

3 Reasons To Take Better Care Of Your Teeth And Gums If You Are Diabetic

As a diabetic, you are constantly measuring and regulating your body's blood sugar levels to keep them at a healthy level. Along with regulating your blood sugars, you also need to watch for any signs of infections or problems with your teeth and gums. Here are three reasons you need to take extra care of your teeth and gums if you are diabetic. Slow Healing of Infections As a diabetic, you may already be aware of the differences in your body from that of a non-diabetic. Read More