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Natural Remedies for Allergies to Furry Friends
by Julie Peterson
Jessica Martinez, a medical assistant and part-time dog groomer in Rockford, Illinois, was growing her family—a husband, two daughters and a young beloved husky. When their third daughter was born with health
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For runners, food is fuel, and a new study lays to rest debates about which diet is best. Researchers at Leibniz University, in Hannover, Germany, recruited 76 men and women runners, divided equally between vegans, vegetarians and omnivores. They had
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Natural Help for Varicose Veins
by Melanie Laporte
The season for wearing shorts and swimsuits may be coming to an end, but the unsightly—and often painful—puffy, blue streaks caused by varicose veins will likely remain an issue for many. While more than 40
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Cold or unsupportive mothering styles can harm a child's health into adulthood, Loma Linda University researchers have found. Compared to adults mothered in a "warm" style, adults that had been mothered in a "cold" manner had an average of
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About one in 10 Americans develops painful peptic ulcers, open sores in the lining of the stomach and duodenum, that are sometimes caused by an overgrowth of the Helicobacter pylori bacteria. Drug therapy to eradicate the bacteria involving two antibiotics
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Regular exposure to sunlight decreases the incidence of irritable bowel disease (IBD) in children, researchers from the Australian National University report. They compared 99 children with IBD with 396 healthy children using interviews with parents to establish a database.
OsteoStrong East Boise is offering group presentations to introduce its services at 4 p.m. and again at 5 p.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of each month. Seats are limited, and reservations are requested.
OsteoStrong uses a unique system of robotic machines and biofeedback that
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How to Turn Back the Clock
by Marlaina Donato
It has been said that stress kills, and it often can be a slow and premature process, leading to common but avoidable symptoms of decline: impaired memory, loss of mobility, fatigue and decreased libido.
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Tapping Into the Life Force
by Marlaina Donato
Longevity is something most of us strive for, and increasingly, research shows that implementing a consistent yoga practice can be a fruitful investment toward that goal. Yoga is an eight-branch system of well-being
Marlene Robinson, founder and CEO of MiiG Enterprises Presents, invites area residents to consider a “new” waterfront venue in Boise: the Lake Harbor Event Center has received a makeover and recently enjoyed its unveiling.
With a park-like setting along Silver Lake, the amphitheater and mezzanine patio