12 Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

12 Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

Aches and pains can be a natural part of aging, but sometimes that persistent problem may be more serious than you realize. We asked Atlanta-area medical experts for their insights into the top symptoms worth checking out, each symptom’s significance and when to seek medical care; 1-Shortness of breath Outside… Read more...

Smooth Moves

The hairy-chest look that once attracted fans of Burt Reynolds and Tom Selleck in the ‘70s and ‘80s is long gone, and so is your dad’s super-simple grooming routine. The popularity of men’s magazines and well-groomed male celebrities has resulted in the booming business of men’s hair removal as men… Read more...

Watch Your Mouth

We all want our smiles to be bright and healthy, but caring for your mouth goes far beyond daily brushing and flossing. It’s important to remember that the health of your mouth can affect your entire body so, naturally, professional help is needed. Many men and women are familiar with… Read more...
Low-Stress Living

Low-Stress Living

Even for those who meditate on a regular basis, a peaceful frame of mind can be disrupted when there is a near-miss incident in traffic, a loved one has a crisis, or 50 percent of your retirement savings has been lost in the stock market. Daily life has many ups… Read more...

Gastric Bypass

Deciding to have gastric bypass surgery was one of the hardest choices I’ve ever faced.  Hearing stories of other weight-loss patients over the past several years, I’ve learned that we all have one thing in common: the sure and certain knowledge that this is our last chance to redirect our… Read more...

Weighing In

You may be wondering why all of a sudden, after years of living a healthy lifestyle and looking trim, you have put on a few pounds that you just can’t shake off. You are not alone—we all gain weight as we age because our metabolism slows down due to the… Read more...

A Weighty Discussion

If you’re like many guys, you avoid going to the doctor. But eliciting the help of your physician could put you on the fast track to weight-loss success. When doctors get involved in their patients’ weight-loss efforts, the results can be impressive. Read more...

Heart-Healthy Do’s and Don’ts

As a result of the declining economy, Americans are cutting back on healthy activities such as eating fresh foods and exercising regularly, according to a recent survey conducted by the American Heart Association (AHA). “We’ve made dramatic gains in recent years in our fight against heart disease and stroke, but… Read more...

Get To Your Goals

Life coaching offers you a fresh new way of looking at things—a new perspective to consider that may open up expanded possibilities. Rather than giving advice, a trained coach asks questions that may have you consider new ways of looking at the same situation. If you are focused on attaining… Read more...

The Skinny on Weight Loss

Americans are spending billions of dollars every year trying to lose weight.  Somehow that figure just doesn’t seem right when you look at National Center for Health Statistics data showing that more than 66 percent of adults aged 20 and older in this country are obese or overweight—that’s right, two-thirds… Read more...