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4 Ways To Make Preparing For Your First Colonoscopy Easier

Nobody looks forward to having a colonoscopy done, but the fact remains that having this screening done can and does save lives. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly 60% of colon cancer deaths could be prevented if people had screenings done as recommended. Often times, the most difficult aspect of having a colonoscopy done is preparing for it, as you need to completely clean out your colon and rectum prior to the screening. Read More 

3 Drug-Free Approaches To Treating ADD And ADHD

Prescription medications for ADD and ADHD (Attention Deficit Disorder and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) are considered to be safe and effective for many children. However, not everyone is in favor of using medications to treat the condition. Some children may not be able to take prescription medications because of some health condition. Some parents may worry about studies that show ADD medications become less effective over time. Others may simply prefer a more natural approach. Read More 

Peanut Allergies On The Rise: What You Can Do For Your Kids

How often do you hear about peanut allergies these days? It almost seems as if these allergies are more commonly discussed than ever before. Peanut allergies are among the scariest ones out there, especially because a reaction can be fatal. You begin to hear more about refraining from bringing peanuts on airplanes or to lunch for school. But what can you do about it if you have a child with a peanut allergy? Read More 

Providing Your Parent With A Safer Home

If you have a parent that's starting to have a harder time getting around, then you should try to help them by setting their home up in a way that accommodates their physical needs. This article will explain some of the changes you can make around your parent's house to help them get around easier. Have grab bars installed You should have grab bars installed in the bathroom shower and next to the toilet. Read More 

2 Natural Chemical Peels For Skin Rejuvenation

A chemical peel is one of the best ways to rejuvenate facial skin. Chemical peels remove dead skin cells that can make skin look tired and old. However, in order to effectively rejuvenate the skin there is no need to pay for expensive treatments or to buy expensive chemical peels at the pharmacy or online. There are many natural, low priced products that you can use to effectively rejuvenate your skin. Read More