Shoulder Pain Fact vs. Fiction

Shoulder Pain: Fact vs. Fiction

There are so many myths out there about pain, it’s hard to know what to believe and what to just dismiss. Shoulder pain is something that I know is difficult to really understand, because it’s not one of the most “common” pains, like back pain for instance. Shoulder pain is something that isn’t overly common, but it can be very …

Why medication is NOT the only option for improving Parkinson's symptoms.

Why Medication is NOT the Only Option for Improving Parkinson’s Symptoms

If you have been diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease (PD) it can be a very overwhelming experience.  Many people go through a series of grief and/or depression due to the new diagnosis. Parkinson’s is a progressive neurological disease and currently there is no cure. Scientist and researchers, including the Michael J Fox Foundation, have dedicated their lives to finding a cure.    If there is no cure, …

Gettin' better chicken noodle soup.

Gettin’ Better Chicken Noodle Soup – Home Recipe!

Winter can be a such a wonderland:  family coming in from all over, reconnecting with old friends, bonding with new ones over a cup of hot cocoa or cider. Though this may be the case for a great deal of the people in our country, let’s face it, the same may not be said with everyone. Winter can also bring …

Thanksgiving damage control.

Thanksgiving Damage Control

Tis the season to indulge! Thanksgiving is known for many things to many people; from those crazy relatives being in town, to a big game on the TV or in the yard, to the afternoon crash that always occurs… all are synonymous with Turkey Day. Though these things may vary from household to household, one thing remains consistent in almost …

Candy corn and Sugar cubes

Candy corn… Super sweet treats! But… how sweet are they really?

Candy corn! One of Texas’ favorite fall and Halloween treats. This simple confection has received much affection since first coming to the scene in the latter half of the 1800s. Made in the millions and consumed by millions, truly a recognized fall classic! Now, whether you are a full-blown candy corn lover, or you’re simply acting out your candy fix …