Anatomy, Surgery

Anatomy and Function of the Digestive System

The digestive system is essential to the human body. It helps break down the foods we eat into smaller components that can be absorbed by the cells in … [Read More...]

Hip Anatomy, Function and Common Problems

A joint forms where two or more bones meet. The hip joint is a ball-and-socket type joint and is formed where the thigh bone (femur) meets the three … [Read More...]

A to Z

Is It OK For A Dog to Eat Chocolate?

My husband is a chocoholic—white, milk, or dark he loves them all. Halloween is bigger than Christmas for him. Bags and bags of assorted chocolates … [Read More...]

Postparto Actividades y Ejercicio Saludable

Debido a que junto con su bebé ha tenido una cirugía puede ser que Ud. tenga algunas restricciones en cuanto a sus actividades normales. Su doctor … [Read More...]

Healthy Living

Healthy Living

Ahh, the stress-free life. We all want it. But it takes a little work and planning so our health doesn't add stress to our everyday living. Preventive … [Read More...]

101 Activities You Can Do When the TV is OFF!

Did you know that kids spend about 4-6 hours everyday sitting in front of a screen? Considering kids get home from school about 3 o'clock and go to … [Read More...]

Nutrition

How to Use Metabolic Rates to Lose Weight

From my post on metabolism testing I know my resting metabolic rate is 1127 calories. My lifestyle calories burned (based on a light lifestyle) is 451 … [Read More...]

Benefits of Breastfeeding Your Baby

All new mothers want to do what is best for their baby, especially feeding their baby food that will protect them from illness and help them thrive. … [Read More...]