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Food Addiction

Food Addiction

By Jean Huelsing RN (Founder of Camp Jump Start®) Cathy’s life revolved around food.  She was always hungry and thinking about what she would eat next.  Driving past fast food joints, she heard them calling out to her.  If she ate one cookie then she needed the whole box.  Her …

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KIDNEY STONES

Kidney Stone

Kidney functions in multiple ways.  They work to balance fluids, solutes, and electrolytes.  In addition, the renal system is responsible for blood pressure regulation and hormonal production.  The kidney is composed of one million nephrons, each with glomerulus and tubules, including proximal, loop of henle, distal tubule, and collecting duct.  …

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Bert, Ernie & the Progesterone Paradox

Bert, Ernie & the Progesterone Paradox

Progesterone is a steroid hormone produced in females by the corpus lutem upon ovulation and in smaller amounts by the adrenal glands. As ovulation becomes irregular and eventually ceases in the perimenopausal to menopausal years, a steep decline in progesterone levels with minimal decline in estrogen levels leads to a …

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Relating to a child with Asperger’s Syndrome

Relating to a child with Asperger’s Syndrome

April is National Autism Awareness Month. Autism, or Asperger’s Syndrome, is on the increase. Here’s some advice on how to recognize and relate to someone with the condition. Individuals who have been diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome are unique in that they usually demonstrate average or above-average intelligence, but they often …

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Begin Your Journey

Raindrop Inlay - Brinton Vision

Brinton Vision – A PERSONALIZED APPROACH TO LASER VISION CORRECTION OUR HIGHLY-SKILLED TEAM AT BRINTON VISION IS DEDICATED TO ONE GOAL—POSITIVELY IMPACTING LIVES THROUGH THE PRICELESS GIFT OF SIGHT. Stop Squinting And Start Living There are simply too many wonderful things to see and experience to let glasses and contact …

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Can an Injection Fight the Battle Against Heroin Addiction?

Can an Injection Fight the Battle Against Heroin Addiction?

Arturo C. Taca, Jr., MD – Diplomate-American Board of Addiction Medicine, Diplomate-American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Medical Director- INSynergy The United States is currently in the midst of an unprecedented epidemic of opiate addiction. According to the CDC, drug overdose is the leading cause of accidental death in the …

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More Than Weight Loss: The Power of Plexus

More Than Weight Loss

I began using Plexus to simply support a very good friend who was starting a new business. She was feeling and looking the best she ever had and was more than excited to be supporting her family with her new business venture. And so, as a good friend I supported …

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