It's easy for anyone to take on too much during the holidays, but especially those who are caring for an aging loved one. During the hectic holidays, taking care of your spouse, parent or loved one can sometimes make you feel overwhelmed and anxious. Companies like 5 Star Home Care can offer you much-needed peace of mind. You can go to work, run errands, care for children and take on all of those New Year's resolutions knowing that your loved one is safe and taken care of by 5 Star. When you start making your list of New Year's resolutions, add to that list getting some assistance at home.by
Finding the perfect gift can be a difficult task, but it doesn't have to be if you head over to Woodhouse Spa Chattanooga. Give the gift of relaxation and a stress-free holiday by purchasing gift cards for your loved ones to redeem toward their favorite spa services and products.by
As the holiday season nears, for many it can be a difficult time. Many suffered loss or loneliness that has manifested into other problems including substance abuse disorders. At Focus Treatment Centers, we believe addictions and eating disorders are chronic and progressive, and recovery is possible at any point in the life cycle of the disease. Focus Treatment Center has been a part of the Chattanooga community for more than 12 years and has provided hope and recovery to thousands of people.by
When it comes to finding the right team to trust with your every eye care and optical need, look no further than the doctors and staff at Complete Eye Care. If your child needs certain frames designed for playing sports or you find yourself suffering from chronic dry eye, the group treats it all. Kids who play sports can benefit greatly from the selection of kids Flexon frames available in the Complete Eye Care Optical Shop.by
Peripheral artery disease (PAD) affects more than 8.5 million Americans. Most don't know they have the condition. Are you one of them?
Many of us are familiar with rechargeability when it comes to cellphones and laptops, but only recently has this feature become widely available in hearing aids. The convenience of this technology makes it appealing for many patients. At this time, most of the "Big 6" major hearing aid manufacturers have released a rechargeable device, all of which we work with at Johnson Audiology.
Halloween is loved holiday for adults and children everywhere, and while we all may know the treats aren't necessarily the best thing for us, we all indulge at least a little and it seems that kids and candy is an unavoidable combination. Drs. Robert and Mandy Shearer at Soddy Daisy Smiles actually get into the holiday themselves and want their patients to know that it's okay to enjoy and there are some things you can do on the front end to have a healthy, but fun, Halloween.by
I hope this October Wednesday finds our readers happy and feeling great! If that's not the case, Pulse Centers may be able to help! For those of you who have followed along with our articles over the last several months, you know our primary focus has been on pain relief. Today I'd like to shift our focus to the wellness side of PEMF and how it can help with something many of us suffer with during this time of the year: sinus pressure and congestion.
Witnessing a loved one suffer with Alzheimer's disease or any other type of dementia is one of the toughest things we ever have to endure. It's like watching a loved one's personality slowly being erased.by
In today's incredibly fast-paced and high stress society, finding rest and relaxation is more important than ever, and the team at Woodhouse Spa in Chattanooga is set to provide just that for clients on a daily basis.by
At Complete Eye Care, the optical shop is pairing up with Essilor in offering their Ultimate Lens Package for patients. "Essilor is promoting their new Varilux progressive lens, X Series, which offers sharper vision, reduces exposure against harmful blue light, extended vision, smoother transition from distance to near, and helps eliminate that off-balance feeling when walking down steps," shared Candace Davis, LDO with Complete Eye Care.
When you're considering surgery for your child, you want the very best. Thankfully, you don't have to leave the Chattanooga area to find a highly skilled and experienced surgeon. Lisa Smith, MD with University Surgical Associates has 16 years of pediatric surgery experience and is the only surgeon performing minimally invasive chest wall reconstruction surgery in this region. She's cared for more than 800 children with chest wall deformities and has developed a revolutionary, team based program which she calls Pectacular!
From smart TVs to drones, technology continues to revolutionize the way we live. The medical community is often on the forefront of using technology to improve care. One such instance is robotic surgery. While the name may conjure images of shiny, silver robots with scalpels, this type of surgery is actually performed by highly trained human surgeons, not machines. The term "robotic-assisted surgery" is preferred by doctors since it more accurately portrays what's happening in the operating room. The surgeons with University Surgical Associates offer robotic-assisted surgery as another innovative tool for quality patient care.
Purchasing items online has become increasingly easier and more mainstream. Consumers can find a variety of items online, often at a discounted price. But is buying online always the best option? In terms of your hearing healthcare, the answer is no.
if you've ever had the misfortune of biting into that perfect candy apple during the fall only to feel the pain of your tooth cracking, you know the panic that can set in. With the season of hand candy and sticky treats just around the corner, the team at Soddy Daisy Smiles has some truth about the types of cracks that can occur and what to do in the event of a cracked or damaged tooth.by
Most of us are familiar with some- one from church or work or in our family who has chosen hospice care. If they have done so, that person and their loved ones made a very good decision.
Great things are happening at Pulse Centers, and we're excited to share two of our most recent success stories with you! Probably the most frequent issue we treat is back pain and we get lots of questions from people wondering if we can help their particular situation. We chose to share these two stories because they are great examples of chronic pain and acute pain due to a recent injury.by
If your family is concerned about an aging relative who is frequently forgetful or increasingly appears confused, you may want to accompany him or her on a visit to their primary care doctor to determine whether it may be the onset of dementia or Alzheimer's. The subject needs to be approached delicately because the suggestion that someone isn't as mentally sharp as they used to be may provoke a defensive response as they either fail to recognize their symptoms or react with denial.by
While the main purpose of cataract surgery is to remove the cloudy lens obscuring one's vision, technology enables patients undergoing cataract surgery to have many options to improve their vision better than it may have been in the past or to reduce the need for glasses.by
Bulging, unsightly veins in your legs are something no one wants to experience - but more than just being embarrassing, varicose veins can signal a more serious health condition. More than 30 million Americans suffer from varicose veins, or the more serious form of venous disease called chronic venous insufficiency (CVI), yet the majority remain undiagnosed and untreated.by
It's been two years since Woodhouse Day Spa opened the doors to their Chattanooga location, and the team there has been doing everything to help locals renew and relax ever since. To celebrate this milestone in their business, Woodahouse Chattanooga is offering new clients a great deal.by
Hearing loss can happen at any age and has many causes. Most people affected by hearing loss can benefit from traditional hearing aids. However, there comes a point when traditional hearing aids may no longer help. Johnson Audiology wants people to know there are other options that can be life changing.by
Summer can be a time for breaks, relaxing and fun, but it doesn't need to be a time for letting your oral health slip up, according to the staff at Soddy Daisy Smiles.by