Ibd Sufferers: You Can End the Struggle

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Ibd Sufferers: You Can End the Struggle

I was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis eight years ago, and I was told that I would likely struggle with flare-ups for the rest of my life. I heard stories of other sufferers who had to eventually have their colons removed, and I became determined to not become part of this statistic. I was prescribed a daily medication that helps manage my condition, and although I don't like taking pills, I realize I need it to keep my colon healthy. I still experienced flares, so I began an elimination diet recommended by my doctor and found my "trigger" foods. I have now been flare-free for two years! I created this blog to help remind others with IBD that there is hope. You can end the constant struggle if you work with your doctor to try different methods of controlling your disease.

3 Key Reasons To Seek Help From An Optometrist

There are so many people dealing with eye problems today. Fortunately, optometrists exist to diagnose and treat these problems. If you're thinking about working with one of these professionals, just know they can help in the following ways. Help Children Succeed If you have children with vision problems, then they can really struggle in school. They may not be able to read their lessons and then may start falling behind. In this case, help from an optometrist is warranted. Read More 

How To Move Through The Immunotherapy Buildup Phase Quickly

If you have a seasonal allergy condition and want nothing more than to feel relief, then it is wise to speak with an allergist about immunotherapy. Immunotherapy is commonly referred to as the administration of allergy shots, and it is highly effective for most people who have seasonal allergies. Immunotherapy is a long term treatment, but many people want relief as soon as possible. Unfortunately, the initial buildup period can take some time. Read More 

A Guide To Hearing Aids

If you want to make sure that you are keeping your health matters intact, caring for your hearing is one of the most critical steps that you can take. Protecting this important sense will require you to get a diagnosis, shop around for the best hearing aid, and get an audiologist or ENT specialist who can give you the treatment that you need. Tackle the points of information in this article and get in touch with professionals that can be helpful to you. Read More 

3 Absolute Must-Haves For Maintaining Healthy Skin

Everybody wants to have skin that looks young and healthy, but unfortunately many of the cosmetic products currently on the market are ineffective at treating damaged skin. Therefore, to keep your skin looking fresh, consider adding the following to your daily skin care routine: Retinoids Retinoids are typically used to help treat acne and hyper-pigmentation; however, you don't need to have a skin condition to benefit from using retinoids. This is because of the manner in which retinoids treat your skin. Read More 

How To Make Sitting And Standing Easier For People With Limited Mobility

People without limited mobility often take simple actions like standing and sitting for granted. However, for people with limited mobility, standing and sitting can be a big challenge. If you or someone you know has limited mobility, check out these five tips for making it easier to stand and sit. Give Them Something to Grab When it's difficult to stand and sit, having something to grab can be immensely beneficial. Adding support rails can help, especially in areas like the bathroom. Read More