People can have high blood pressure for years and years without ever knowing it. Most of the time, there are no symptoms. However, when high blood pressure goes untreated, it can damage arteries and other organs throughout the body. Because of this, high blood pressure is known as “the silent killer.”
Hyperbaric Oxygen treatment is elegantly simple. You breathe 100 percent oxygen in an enclosed, see-through chamber pressurized according to the condition being treated for immediate and long-term results.
Unlike other types of warts, plantar warts are typically quite painful as the pressure from walking and standing forces them to grow into your skin. PRO Medical Podiatry is now offering a new treatment option for plantar warts.
It is estimated that more than 40% of the US population may have a Vitamin D deficiency contributing to fatigue, muscle weakness, cramping, and mood swings. Learn what you can do to increase Vitamin D without sun exposure.
There’s always a chance of injury when participating in any activity. Stay on top of injuries by knowing their symptoms and causes.
What is Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy? Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT), a treatment that utilizes oxygen under pressure, is entering a particularly exciting phase of expanded awareness within the medical community. HBOT is routinely used in hospitals in the U.S. for a small range of conditions. Internationally, it is utilized much more extensively, treating up to 100 […]
The next nutrient we want to highlight is a go-to this time of year: vitamin C. This nutrient is an antioxidant in addition to its role in immune function. In addition, it plays a role in protein metabolism and in the absorption of nonheme (plant-based) iron. Here are some foods that contain this superstar vitamin: […]
One nutrient key to our immune functioning is Zinc. This nutrient is also unique in that our body does not have a specialized storage system for it, so we are required to have a daily dose for optimal health.
Whether you regularly give your feet a hard workout or just keep them comfortably elevated in “couch potato” mode, they’re susceptible to a common ailment—athlete’s foot. Here are some tips on how to defend against this unwelcome condition. What is athlete’s foot? Athlete’s foot is a skin infection caused by a fungus, usually occurring between […]
By Beth Lippman, Pilates Instructor at PRO Club Have you been sitting more, and having pain or discomfort in your neck or back? Sitting short-ens and tightens the front of your hips; and very frequently can cause the spine to lose it’s natural curves. Your low back collapses back when sitting for prolonged periods, and […]