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Laser Treatment for Sunspots Isn’t Just for Seniors Anymore



Selfies are taking over the world. Even President Obama has been known to snap a selfie or two. People in recovery are no different. We want to display to our family and friends the “new” us. New hairstyles, new attitude, new reasons for living. We hold the camera phone up, snap a picture and boom — the image is all over the globe.

So are our sunspots and freckles.

While we’re busy taking our photos, those reverse-angle images are also showing a startling revelation to...
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Is Laser Eye Surgery for You?



When Keith Richards had laser eye surgery done in 2012 he got the attention of many baby boomers who may have thought about the corrective surgery but never pursued it.  The legendary guitarist for the Rolling Stones has survived years of drug and alcohol abuse and even a fractured skull after he fell out of a tree in Fiji after a night of drinking.

Richards may be music’s ultimate survivor, but not even the potentially immortal Richards can stop time in its tracks.

For Richards,...
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STOP! That Shampoo has Alcohol — Safe Products for Personal Grooming

Because of extensive drinking and drugging, many addicts screw up their body chemistry. In early stages of recovery as the body works to achieve some level of normalcy, the body care products — makeup, hair care and sunscreen — may be irritating at first. Another challenge for someone in recovery is the number of personal care products that contain alcohol.

While the small amount of alcohol may not be harmful, many individuals who are in recovery...
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Chiropractic Care an Integral Part of Recovery

Chiropractic care is an option to treat and relieve pain and stiffness. Frequently, patients who previously felt that pain had to be managed through prescription can now be relieved in a drug-free regiment.

Chiropracticis a medical procedure that treats bone alignment problems. Often the result is improved well-being. The holistic approach used in some treatment programs for pain management is perfect for an addict beginning their path to sobriety.

Chiropractic care as a component of addiction treatment allows clients to enjoy a more natural...
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VASER HD Liposuction In Recovery from Substance Abuse?

One aspect of recovery from substance abuse is self-esteem. The better a person feels about their appearance, the stronger they are in recoverying from self-defeating messages which may have helped lead to substance abuse in the first place.

Some individuals seeking to improve their self-esteem may try out a new hairstyle, return to school or begin a fitness regieme. A small percentage looks to a twenty-year old procedure, which has been improved, to help rebuild...
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