Dr. Victor Marchione shares his views on eye health
Red and swollen, or tearing up when summer allergies come on strong? Your eyes need some TLC – and regular checkups, just like your blood pressure.
In fact, an eye doctor, your friendly optometrist, is a VIP when it comes to your health. She’s the first health professional to detect systemic disorders in people, such as diabetes, high blood pressure and even multiple sclerosis. Just by looking into your baby blues …Read more
You’ve most likely heard the phrase, “Don’t crack your knuckles or you’ll get arthritis.” This may have stopped you for the time being, but once no one was around, you probably went right back at it. (It feels so good!)
But does the saying hold any truth? Or is it just an old wive’s tale? Are we causing ourselves long-term harm by giving our knuckles a good crack?
While there has not been extensive research on the topic, you may …Read more
It may be cold comfort, but you’re not alone –most primary care visits in the United States are related to complaints like these, for chronic musculoskeletal pain.
Research published in the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons found that chronic pain of the musculoskeletal system – our bones, muscles, and joints – is a widespread and growing problem.
In fact, chronic nagging pain affects about 100 million …Read more
The secret? Glutathione.
Dubbed the “mother of all antioxidants,” glutathione is considered to be a critical, life-giving molecule. Our ability to produce and maintain a high level of glutathione is vital in the improvement of our immune system, the prevention of diseases, the recovery from chronic illnesses, and the …Read more