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Julie Koval

The Whitehall Health Centre offers a variety of services including boutique facial aesthetics, weight loss services, chiropractic care, pain management services, and lipo laser treatments. It is the only clinic in Pennsylvania to offer SlenderRay lipo treatments. They take a personalized approach to creating custom weight loss plans to meet each patient’s individual needs and goals. They provide top solutions for total body care.

Botox: The Myths, Misconceptions, and Facts. Have you ever passed a mirror and stopped to look at your facial lines?

Botox: The Myths, Misconceptions, and Facts

Let’s face it, most of us have. All of a sudden Botox starts to look like a pretty good option. It begs the question, what do we know about Botox? What is Botox? Botox is a drug made from a neurotoxin produced by the clostridium botulinum bacterium. 1. Most assume that Botox injections are some sort of magic elixir you can use when you notice wrinkles on your face. 2. Although Botulinum toxin’s primary use is for the correction of dynamic wrinkles, it has been approved as treatment in other medical conditions that require paralysis of muscles. Chronic MigrainesOveractive bladderExcessive sweatingNeck and shoulder muscle spasmsCrossed eyes It can also be used to treat other conditions, albeit off-label for example: Cerebral palsyHyper salivationForceful jaw contractionVocal cord contractionsDepression 3. 4.

Botox has a reputation that it is only necessary for those who are older. 5. Do Hormones Affect My Weight Loss? The Relationship between Hormones and Weight If losing weight is a challenge for you, your hormones are probably the cause!

Do Hormones Affect My Weight Loss?

Most people are familiar with the hormones “estrogen” and “testosterone”. These two hormones play a vital role in your body’s response to diet and exercise. If either hormone is off balance, you are at risk to have struggles losing weight, and could even be at risk to gain weight. However, estrogen and testosterone are just two of the many hormones that your body relies on for healthy daily functioning. Hormones are a vital part of how our bodies work; they control internal functions including metabolism, digestion, sleep, and more. What My Chiropractor Knows About Weight Loss. Obesity is an epidemic in the United States, and, at any given time, there are millions of people trying to lose weight.

What My Chiropractor Knows About Weight Loss

Sadly, this is easier said than done. Some people have had success with diets and weight loss services, but for every good weight loss success story there are countless people who have been unable to reach their ideal weight and stay there. Losing weight is not impossible; it takes a lot of hard work and enough discipline to stick to a healthy eating and exercise plan. That doesn’t mean that there aren’t other things that can be done to make weight loss easier, and they may come from places you wouldn’t expect. For instance, chiropractic treatment may actually help certain patients with weight loss. Chiropractic treatment can be used to treat a number of ailments, such as headaches and chronic pain, and it has even been known to improve a person’s immunity and energy level. The reason for chiropractic treatment aiding in weight loss lies in the lower spine. Understand Why You're Not Losing Weight. When it comes to weight loss, there are many misconceptions.

Understand Why You're Not Losing Weight

Some of these misconceptions are passed down through the generations, while others are assumptions that simply aren’t aligned with how the body actually works. Below are some of the most common myths we hear, and how the right weight loss program can help you achieve your goals. Myth #1: Fad Diets Work When most people hear the word “diet”, they associate it with a fad diet designed for weight loss.

The fact of the matter is we all have a diet. Myth #2: Skipping Meals Will Help You Lose Weight Your daily caloric intake may need to be decreased as part of your weight loss plan, but skipping meals is not the way to achieve this goal. Myth #3: The Number On The Scale Should Be Your Primary Goal Even if the number on the scale is far higher than you would like, your main goal with losing weight should not be the related to your scale. What's Your Weight Loss Strategy?

One of the questions we ask our clients when they are deciding if a weight loss center is the right fit for them, is what their current weight loss strategy is?

What's Your Weight Loss Strategy?

Most of our prospective clients answer with fad diets or temporary changes to fitness and diet. Most of these changes are abandoned because they don’t deliver results, or because they are simply too extreme or restrictive to be a realistic long-term lifestyle change. Why You Need A Medical Weight Loss Strategy Whether you have lifelong weight to shed, baby weight, or the slow 5 or 10 pounds that crept on every year for the last decade—you need a medical weight loss strategy to succeed.

Consider any other goals you set in your personal or professional life. Whitehall Health Centre’s 5 Step Approach.

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