Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, also known by its acronym CFS is a concerning and often debilitating illness. There is no single test to diagnose CFS; rather the disease is a “disease of exclusion” (www.emedicinehealth.com). For a patient to be diagnosed with...
Facts About Altitude Sickness

Facts About Altitude Sickness

Altitude sickness is an illness that typically affects people at a high altitude, normally at or above 6,000 feet above sea level, such as skiers, mountain climbers, hikers, or travelers to the great city of Colorado Springs. Every year, millions of people who love...
Interesting Facts About Vitamin D

Interesting Facts About Vitamin D

When it comes to your overall well-being and health, few nutritional aids have the impact of Vitamin D. Hormone-like in some of its abilities, Vitamin D impacts calcium and phosphorus levels, neuromuscular function and bone strength. It is the sole vitamin able to be...
Stay Hydrated At High Altitude

Stay Hydrated At High Altitude

We have all heard the rule over and over again: your body needs to have eight glasses of water at least every day in order to stay hydrated and healthy. While there isn’t any study to suggest this rule is anything more than myth, we do know that altitude has effects...
What Are CAT Scans?

What Are CAT Scans?

CAT Scans – Great For Looking Inside X-rays are great for getting a closer look at the skeletal system. They are commonly used by doctors and dentists to see inside your body so that they can get a better idea of what is happening with your bones and teeth. In...
Meningitis

Meningitis

Most of us have heard of meningitis, however, not all of us know enough about this potentially fatal condition. Let’s take a simple, clear and concise look at meningitis, the common symptoms, how it is treated and why suspected meningitis should always be viewed...