As a social species, it would be an understatement to say that most of us take our looks very seriously. Our appearance is a point of distinction from others, they way we dress and style ourselves says a lot about who we are as individuals. Studies have found significant links between one’s self-image and one’s […]

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If you are like most American adults, you have struggled at some point during your life with your weight. Obesity has become an epidemic in the United States. Nearly 36% of people around the country are considered to be overweight or obese. As a consequence, diseases such as diabetes, high blood pressure and heart disease […]

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Sleep apnea is a serious but common sleep disorder affecting nearly 18 million Americans. The problem often goes undiagnosed and as many as one on 50 have it but do not know it. Sufferers stop breathing multiple times during the night for periods of time as long as several minutes and can occur as many […]

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The urgent care clinics industry has been steadily growing over the last decade or so, with people like Millennials acting as a primary driving force behind them. We live in a society that wants things faster, more convenient, and more affordable than ever before and urgent care centers are one of the rare places where […]

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It’s hard to believe exactly how wired people are today — literally. It seems that in today’s digital age of smart phones and mobile devices, everyone is plugged into something nearly all the time. Whether it’s for work or for play, the line between man and machine is more blurred than ever before. Just think […]

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More than 46.3 million households own at least one dog today, and according to the latest data from the American Pet Products Association, we collectively spent an estimated $60.59 on our pets in 2015. That’s up from $55 billion in 2013. Even during the peak of the recession, Americans continued to spend more and more […]

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