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All it's Cracked Up to Be: The Best Remedies for Cracked Hands and Feet

Posted by DixieSomers on October 31, 2014 at 1:00pm 0 Comments

Cracked hands and feet aren't just unsightly; they can also hurt. In extreme cases and when left untreated, the skin will only continue to dry until it starts to bleed. Luckily, we live in the do-it-yourself age where there are hundreds of home remedies for healing at our fingertips. Even having your favorite lotions and products on hand doesn’t guarantee relief, so here are a few ideas to get rid of dry hand and feet once and for all:

Cover Up

Sometimes the best defense is a…


Expect the Worst

Posted by KatieMaddenIBCLC on October 31, 2014 at 12:31pm 0 Comments

If you expect the best and breastfeeding doesn’t go well, you are going to be devastated.

If you expect the worst and breastfeeding goes really well, you will be pleasantly surprised.

Expect the worst. 

I am going to be a little negative here. I am not trying to discourage you from breastfeeding. I am going to tell you the truth.

I promise you that I will always tell you the truth.

I am not going to sugar coat stuff for you. You…


Bringing hair back – a primer on hair loss and wigs.

Posted by Robin Pointer on October 30, 2014 at 1:13pm 0 Comments

When it comes to hair loss, there are very few options for women. Maybe it´s because of age, or as a consequence of an underlying medical condition but hair loss in women is a very common problem. When it comes to medication, the options are limited. Minoxidil, commercially known as Regaine or Rogaine depending on where you are, is the only topical medication that has proven to work for women as well as men, but it’s not for everyone. While some people may experience positive results and…


Know More about Diabetes and Its Causes

Posted by Julia Writer on October 30, 2014 at 10:30am 0 Comments

Diabetes is in two kinds i.e., diabetes insipid us and diabetes mellitus. Diabetes insipid us is rarer and is reasoned by an improperly functioning pituitary hormone (vasopressin) or …


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