Have you heard all the recent buzz about alkaline water? People claim alkaline water has powerful health benefits, from preventing cancer to boosting weight loss. All these health claims probably have you wondering — what is alkaline water and should you be drinking it? What is alkaline water? Alkaline water is water containing a higher … Continue reading Is alkaline water worth the hype?
The innovations around sinus surgery have garnered much attention recently. But what’s been lost is the information regarding care taken after the surgeries. Without proper care following a sinus surgery, the risk of scar formation and recurrent diseases increases. NASAL IRRIGATION Perhaps, first and foremost, the importance of nasal saline irrigation following surgery cannot be … Continue reading How to Care for Your Sinuses Post Surgery
Coconut water, the clear, tangy liquid inside young coconuts, has his the U.S. market by storm. It’s been promoted as the sports drink of Mother Nature and has even been claimed to help with weight loss, slow aging and in lowering blood pressure. However, there has been little research to prove these claims. So what … Continue reading Is Coconut Water Better for Rehydration?
Although the summer can bring fun memories and opportunities to spend time with family and friends outdoors—don’t forget that the summer can also bring some big dangers. Ron Kasowski, director of environmental safety and emergency management for Baylor All Saints Medical Center at Fort Worth, gives us answers to some of his most often asked … Continue reading How To Stay Safe During The Summer