Apr 08 2019
CBD is in everything these days from tinctures, body lotions, infused drinks, and even dog treats! CBD is a compound found in both the cannabis and hemp plants. CBD does not contain THC so you or your dog will not get high from consuming it.
CBD is a natural treatment for dogs who experience pain associated with […]
Apr 05 2019
We love our pets! There are more than 90 million dogs and over 94 million cats in households across the United States. Companionship is one of the top reasons why we love them so much but they also provide many health benefits as well. Let’s take a look at some of the reasons why owning […]
Apr 04 2019
A healthy immune system can keep your heart healthier, lower your blood pressure, and it can help you maintain healthy body weight. Having a healthy immune system can also protect you against many illness and diseases. Understanding how your diet can improve your immune system is very important. Hippocrates’s famous quote from 460 B.C said, […]
Apr 01 2019
Avocados are fruit and they came from Mexico somewhere between 5,000-7,000 BC. They are technically a berry that contains one seed. Mammals such as the ground sloth and wooly mammoths ate them whole about 13,000 years ago. Somehow the avocado survived but the prehistoric animals did not. The word avocado means “testicle” in the Aztec language […]
Mar 29 2019
Heart Disease has many symptoms and physical signs. Everyone knows that chest pain is a common symptom, but there are many other signs that you might not know.
Heart Disease symptoms are things you feel like chest pain and shortness of breath. Signs of heart disease are different. Signs of heart disease are things your medical […]
Mar 26 2019
Statin drugs are taken by more than 102 million Americans (20 years old or older) who have high cholesterol. High cholesterol is when your level is above 200mg/dL. There are more than 35 million Americans who have cholesterol levels above 240 mg/dL who are at high risk of heart disease. Another alarming statistic is that […]
Mar 15 2019
Teens are glued to social media. The fact is that teens spend an average of nine hours a day on their phones and computers looking at Snapchat, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Unfortunately, recent studies have shown a direct link between increased social media usage and increased rates of depression, anxiety, loneliness, poor body image, and […]
May 02 2017
Eating fruit is one of the most important parts of your child’s diet. Fruit is full of fiber, low in fat and calories and it’s full of healthy nutrients to help your child grow! Eating fruit protects your child from some diseases and illnesses. Unfortunately, more than 60% of all children in the U.S. do […]
Apr 06 2017
Foods That Can Sicken or Kill Your Dog!
Often I share my food with my two dogs. I go by the rule, if it’s good and healthy for me, it must be good for my dog. Little did I know that some of the healthy food for us humans is toxic to our dogs. I want […]
Jul 09 2013
Neighbor and GREAT pal Wayne Nelson / Little River Band …. LRB’s first single released by a record label in over 25 years, The Lost and the Lonely, was released yesterday and today the official video has been released. www.littleriverband.com