Arthritis Weather Index: Does Barometric Pressure Really Cause Joint Pain?

“I can feel it in my bones,” a common saying used to describe an intuition or a hunch, is more than an idiom for those who suffer from joint pain. Arthritis sufferers, in particular, take this adage to be more literal – they believe that their pain changes based on weather patterns. If you know […]

How to Use Jojoba Oil in Your Skin and Hair Care Regimen

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You may have seen jojoba shampoo or skin creams at your local supermarket. While it was once an ingredient in specialty organic and natural products, it’s found its way to the mainstream market for skin and hair products. But do you know what makes it so special? Before we look at the ways that you […]

Gronk Explains why His Partnership With CBDMEDIC™ Matters: More Than Business

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Former three-time football champion, Rob “Gronk” Gronkowski is driven by two things: family and health. The self-appointed, “Mr. Recovery™” wants to help others live a healthy, pain-free life as he has learned to do, and he’s doing it by partnering with CBDMEDIC™, a company that not only believes in health but also in keeping a […]

Celebrity Fitness Trainer Workout & Diet Tips : Harlely Pasternak’s Top 5 Must Haves for a Pain-free Lifestyle

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If you’re into celebrity fitness, you may have already heard of personal trainer Harley Pasternak. He’s been named the Global Fitness Advisor for Four Seasons Hotels and has designed some of the most innovative fitness facilities at the Four Seasons in Montreal, Cabo San Lucas, Beverly Hills, and Anguilla, to name a few. He’s also […]

3 Proven Ways to Find Pain Relief for Arthritis in Hands

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Do you struggle with arthritis pain in hands? It’s unsurprising, really, given how much work these two small body parts do throughout our lives. Arthritis.org notes that by the time the average person hits 80 years of age, 50% of women and 25% of men have the stiffness, pain and gnarled hands and fingers associated […]

Tea Tree Oil as an Acne Treatment Option

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Tea tree oil has become a household name in terms of being a holistic home remedy for skin, hair, and nails. If this powerfully healing essential oil isn’t a go-to in your house, get ready, because it’s about to be. Tea tree oil derives from a tree species called melaleuca alternifolia native to Australia. Aborigines […]

Arthritis Knee Pain: What It Is and How to Find Relief

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Knee pain is prevalent throughout America, with approximately one-quarter of adults suffering from the discomfort, limited function, reduced mobility, and poorer quality of life it can cause. Arthritis knee pain is the most common cause in those over 50. Contents1 What causes arthritis knee pain?2 Arthritis knee pain: What does it feel like?3 Two types […]

10 Surprising Everyday Household Uses for Tea Tree Oil

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Melaleuca alternifolia, most commonly known as tea tree oil, is a catch-all when it comes to solving the world’s problems. Okay, well, not the world’s problems, but it does have a number of household uses, as well as features prominently in a number of holistic remedies for the skin and nails. This is because tea […]

Low Back Strain is a Pain in the Back for Teachers: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatments That Work

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It’s hard being a teacher. Sure, they have summers off, but they work a year – or more – in those nine months when school’s in session, and still, most will tell you, they never get enough done. And teachers do so much more than simply educate our children. Former classroom teacher and current instructional […]