There may be a good reason why you're in better spirits after drinking a glass of red wine. After conducting a seven-year study of more than 5,500 light-to-moderate drinkers researchers at Spain's University of Navarra found that moderate wine consumption ranging from two to seven drinks a week was associated with a 32% lower risk of developing depression.
Modern painkillers are incredibly effective, but many patients would like to avoid some of the side effects of those drugs including their addictive nature. The goal of holistic medicine is to lessen a patient's pain by naturally treating all aspects of their physical and emotional health. This treatment style could be just what you need to quickly and safely recover from your next tooth extraction.
Getting older often brings with it serious health challenges. Fortunately, some simple steps can be taken to decrease the likelihood of illness and injury. However, to stay healthy, seniors must first be aware of the risks. Here are the nine most common health concerns that most senior adults face today.