Don’t Shock Me: Fighting Against Menstrual Toxic Shock Syndrome

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By Bianca Battaglia Menstrual Toxic Shock Syndrome (mTSS) is a disease in which Staphylococcus aureus bacteria produce toxins that contaminate the bloodstream. These toxins, in turn, quickly travel throughout the body and overstimulate the immune system to the point where it can no longer protect the body. The Staph. aureus can enter the body through … Continued

Smoking Initiation Shifting from Teens to Young Adults

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More young adults than teens are trying smoking for the first time or becoming regular smokers, according to a new study. The past few decades have seen a steep drop in the number of adolescents in the United States who smoke cigarettes. But according to a new study, the average age at which people first try … Continued

A Smile Lasts Forever

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By Pam Teel Dr. Allyson Falk and her entire staff are committed to providing the best possible dental care for your family. As a general care family dental practice, the office provides a full range of services from preventive care for teeth and gums, to restorative work, orthodontics, and cosmetic services.Dr. Ally joined her father in … Continued

Snap Fitness: A Great Workout Close to Home

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By Pam TeelSnap Fitness owner, Ray Dietrich, was always one for taking chances. So last November, during the pandemic, he bought a gym. When he told his wife about it, she thought he was crazy with what has been going on in the world and how gyms have taken a huge financial hit due to … Continued

Q: I’m scared of surgery. What non-invasive treatment can I do to get rid of stubborn body fat?

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A: I recommend CoolSculpting because it is FDA approved, can be done in my office and requires zero down time. It is a non-invasive body contouring treatment designed to target and destroy fat by using cooling energy to penetrate the dermis and destroy those stubborn fat cells that aren’t responding to your hard work. One treatment … Continued

Q: Why does it take 40 days to make a change?

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A: If you are looking to start a new lifestyle that includes healthy and satisfying meals in your home, all it takes is 40 days to change your life and body and achieve successful, long lasting change and transformation. I can help you set goals to lose weight and eat healthy by learning how to … Continued

Dimensions of Appreciation

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Remember how you feel when you count yourblessings and express your gratitude this time ofyear? Why not do it every day?! Consider how your level of appreciation for the good things in your life improves your mood and raises your vibration. Having a high vibration doesn’t help you resist all the negativity around you; it … Continued

What is a bunion?

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A bunion is a bump on the first metatarsophalangeal joint (MTPJ), the joint where your big toe and foot connect. When bone alignment problems in your foot force your big toe to tilt toward the other toes instead of pointing up, it pushes the MTPJ outward and causes the bump. Bunions usually appear on the big … Continued