To put it simply: an autoimmune disorder is a condition where the immune system attacks the body. The immune system identifies parts of the body as “foreign invaders” and releases autoantibodies (forms of protein) that go on the attack.
Normally, autoantibodies protect us from bacteria and viruses. However, with an autoimmune disorder, the immune system fails to recognize the difference between foreign cells and those belonging to the body itself. Continue reading “What Are Autoimmune Disorders?”
To put it simply: phantom limb syndrome is experiencing feelings, sensations, and movements in a limb that is no longer attached to your body.
It’s a spooky idea, but it is very real. In fact, approximately 60 to 80 percent of people who have had their limbs amputated or lost in an accident experience “phantom sensations” in a limb that no longer exists. Continue reading “Phantom Limb Syndrome”
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Are you Looking for a permanent solution to replace all your missing teeth? But don’t want dental bridges or dentures? Considering something that not only looks but also functions like your natural teeth? All on 4 and 6 dental implants are very popular solutions among dental patients nowadays. They are one of the permanent solutions for your long-term, healthy smile. It’s considered as a valuable gift from advanced dental implant technology. This is the most advanced and comprehensive technique in implant dentistry. It replaces dentures and bridges without the hassle and long-term procedures of the conventional implants.
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Have you been feeling overly tired? Do your joints or muscles ache? Have you been gaining or losing weight rapidly? Do you feel extremely anxious? Depressed?
If you answered yes to any of these questions, you might want to have your thyroid checked. Continue reading “Tired? Depressed? Anxious? It Could Be Your Thyroid”
Brain inflammation is an indirect result of bacteria and infection in the body. Inflammation is one of your body’s ways of defending itself from harmful foreign substances like bacteria and viruses. For example, gingivitis is an inflammation of the gums as a result of plaque buildup. However, it is not the plaque itself that causes the inflammation, but your own body. Continue reading “Brain Inflammation: Causes, Symptoms, & Treatment”
If you suffer from TMJ pain, chances are you’ve tried every “trick” in the book to find some type of relief. However, if you’ve yet to find the solution to solving your TMJ pain, it may be time to take a deep breath and relax into Yoga to find the answer.
While Yoga has become part of mainstream culture and even schools and workplaces have begun to implement “asanas” (yoga poses) and meditation as part of their curriculum or culture, few of us associate TMJ pain with Yoga. Continue reading “Can Yoga Be Used as TMJ Treatment in Idaho Falls?”
When back pain becomes chronic, it’s often the result of problems with the spinal discs. These discs have three main functions:
- To act as cushioned shock absorbers due to their position between the bony vertebrae.
- To hold the vertebrae together.
- To allow for greater mobility due to their cartilaginous quality.
The human body has a total of twenty-three vertebral discs. When any of these discs develop problems, the result is pain ranging from mild to severe, lack of mobility, and difficulty concentrating. Continue reading “Common Disc Problems That Cause Back Pain”
Finding a dentist in Idaho for you can be a frustrating experience. However, if you know what to look for and have a game plan in mind, you will be able to find that perfect dentist that you will be able to call your dental home. Your relationship with your dentist is a lifelong relationship. The general recommendation is to visit your Idaho dentist every six months to ensure proper oral health. No one wants to have to continually search for that dental home. Find that dentist in Idaho that works for you and stick with them for life.
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The marijuana entourage effect is one of the more interesting effects of marijuana. However, not many people even know about the entourage effect. Those that do know about the entourage effect may not even know how it really works.
This article will explain the entourage effect, and then it will explain as it relates to different types of marijuana. The explanation will give you a better understanding of the entourage effect and also show you how the marijuana you consume interacts with your body.
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New diet and exercise fads tend to come and go in the blink of an eye, and by the time you make a decision to commit to following a specific food and exercise plan, the next bigger and better weight loss trend is already the talk of the town. More well-known diets are the Atkins Diet and the Paleo Diet and of course, let’s not forget fasting and juice cleanses. But one particular diet that continues to be used to improve your health and consistently help you lose weight is called the Ketogenic diet.
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