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Eli Hendel, M.D.

Eli Hendel, M.D., Health Pro

Board certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Diseases

How and Why Yoga May Help Your COPD

People who suffer from COPD can have mild, moderate or severe limitations, when it comes to physical activity.  Why? Breathing, which we normally do... Read moreChevron

posted 11/20/2015, comments (0)|
Jennifer Rackley

Jennifer Rackley, Health Guide

Nutritionist & Caregiver

Reducing Holiday Acid Reflux Flare Ups

The food functions of the holiday season can be very overwhelming if you have acid reflux.  Candy at Halloween, huge Thanksgiving or Christmas dinners as well as a ton of other food functions can make this time of year a pain—literally.  Use these simple tips to keep the burn at bay and enjoy the holiday season without a flare... Read moreChevron

posted 11/18/2015, comments (0)|
John Bottrell

John Bottrell, Health Pro

A Registered Respiratory Therapist and asthmatic

Have COPD? Here's 6 Things To Keep Handy

Having a chronic disease like COPD means being prepared for that inevitable flare-up. This requires having easy access to all the tools needed to help you breathe better. Here are six things to keep handy at all times.

1.  Controller Medicines.... Read moreChevron

posted 11/04/2015, comments (0)|

Custom Orthotics Soothe Rheumatoid Arthritis Feet


Living with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) often means living with foot pain.  Topical anti-inflammatories (liquids and creams) can ease that pain to some extent.   Warm water soaks can... Read moreChevron

posted 10/27/2015, comments (0)|
James Thompson, MD

James Thompson, MD, Health Pro

Board Certified Allergist and Asthma Specialist

Chronic Idiopathic Urticaria: When Medications Aren't Enough

About one out of a thousand people in the U.S. suffer from chronic idiopathic urticaria (CIU). The number seems small, but when you consider the population of America we’re talking about 300,000 people. CIU is the diagnosis when people have hives occurring almost daily for six or more weeks. Some studies have tracked patients with CIU and... Read moreChevron

posted 09/08/2015, comments (0)|

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