Health and Beauty

Tips for balancing your home life and home office

Written by Healthy Living News. Posted in Health and Beauty

Striking a balance between work and home life has always been a challenge. But if your office happens to be in the home—whether permanently or temporarily due to the coronavirus outbreak—the lines between these two areas of life can be especially blurry. On the one hand, there are endless domestic distractions that can cut into your productivity. On the other hand, with the workplace always just a few steps away, the temptation to pop into the office during family time to get a little work done is ever present. So, how do you achieve some sort of equilibrium between the often-competing influences of work and home life when they’re in such close proximity?

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Commonsense protection against the coronavirus

Written by Healthy Living News. Posted in Health and Beauty

The arrival and spread of COVID-19 has disrupted our lives in unprecedented ways and ushered in considerable uncertainty over what the future holds for us, our families, and even the nation. With tangible facts about this novel virus in short supply, it’s easy to feel as though we have no control over its impact. The truth is, there are several steps we can take as individuals to help reduce the risk of getting infected as well as prevent the spread of the virus to others in our community.

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Natural ways to avoid nasty virus infections

Written by Douglas A. Schwan, DC, Dip ac. Posted in Health and Beauty

In recent days, the coronavirus has been all over the news. People are stranded on cruise ships because countries are fearful of the epidemic being spread to their shores. So, what can one do to naturally reduce the likelihood of getting a virus-borne infection like the flu or a cold—or to protect oneself from their scarier cousins like the SARS or H1N1 pandemics that swept through countries just a few years ago?

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Tinnitus can be controlled

Written by Randa Mansour-Shousher, AuD, CCC-A. Posted in Health and Beauty

Tinnitus may occur from many different causes. The most common cause is damage to the hair cells of the inner ear, often due to extended exposure to extreme background noise. The longer one is exposed to excessive noise and the louder the noise is, the higher the likelihood that damage is going to occur. The importance of wearing ear protection in those situations to decrease the risk of developing hearing loss with the complication of tinnitus cannot be stressed enough.

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Luxe Laser offers permanent, state-of-the-art solution to unwanted hair

Written by Healthy Living News. Posted in Health and Beauty

With bathing suit season still several months away, there’s no time like the present to get rid of that embarrassing unwanted hair wherever it may be growing on your body. If you’re fed up with repeatedly shaving or waxing your particular problem area, Luxe Laser Vein & Body Center offers a permanent solution—laser hair removal using state-of-the-art, medical-grade laser technology.

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Ignite your kids' interest in exercise

Written by Healthy Living News. Posted in Health and Beauty

With another Northwest Ohio winter on the wane, many parents are more than eager to get their kids off their backsides and doing something active outdoors. Kids, on the other hand, may not share their parents’ enthusiasm for physical exertion . . . or the outdoors. In fact, some parents may need to explain exactly what “outdoors” is. (It’s that extra space they walk through between buildings and vehicles.)

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Parents: help ease your child’s seasonal allergy suffering

Written by Healthy Living News. Posted in Health and Beauty

Every year in Northwest Ohio, a progression of different pollen types takes to the air beginning in late winter or early spring and continuing well into autumn. Unfortunately, individuals who are allergic to one or more of these pollens can experience a host of unpleasant symptoms during this period, causing them to dread winter’s end and the arrival of warmer weather.

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