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Bout With Gout

12 March 2020, By Marc Woodard The most common signs of gout are sudden (acute) redness and inflammation around joints with intense pain. Most often people’s bout with gout occurs at the first joint attacked, with arthritis like symptoms at the big toe. Once gout forms, due to the nature of inflammatory properties it can spread throughout the body (medically referred to as poly-articular gout). Patients initial symptoms include – an intense throbbing pain, whereas (more…)

What Is Dementia, Can Anything Be Done?

Our family has been blessed as we’ve not know dementia.  I’ll make a slight correction to this statement.  My grandmother before she passed at 92 years of age appeared to have had signatures of some form of dementia beginning in her eighties.  Dementia is defined as a cognitive function decline beyond what might be expected as normal aging.  It is a disease that destroys brain function within various centers of the brain by way of (more…)

“Alcohol Consumption Good, or Bad for your Body?

Is alcohol good, or bad for you?  I like to answer a question with a question… How much alcohol is too much before it effects health? The answer to the question is, it is both bad and good for then mind, body and spirit. Some of you may say how can this be? The best way to answer thr question is to list the good and bad aspects of alcohol effects on you bodies health.  (more…)