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  • Infographic: Baby Boomers Turn 50 Facts and Tips

    By the year 2015, 45% of the U.S. population will be 50 or older. However, staying healthy has become a prevalent trend for this age group. 82% of adults 50 and older use the Internet to research health and wellness. Since 1987, the amount of Americans heading to the gym age 55 and up has increased 266% (making it the fastest growing age group among gym members). Over the next decade, U.S. baby boomers will spend $1 trillion dollars on wellness-based services, a significant increase from the previous amount of $200 million.

  • 50 Ways to Fight Colds and Flu

    A few weeks ago, as I was writing an article on deadline, I started to come down with the flu: fever, chills, runny nose. Doggedly, I tried to push on with my work, but my concentration was waning and my brain felt foggy. Defeated, I had to leave my office, take a Chinese herb formula for cold and flu, and crawl into bed with a cup of echinacea tea. That article ended up being three days late, but what I did was the most important part of fighting illness get plenty of rest.

  • Do I need a Psychologist or a Psychiatrist?

    Depression Picture - LocateADoc.comWe often get confused regarding whether to consult a psychologists or a psychiatrist for help on our mental health problems. Psychologists and psychiatrists are just two professionals with separate roles in the mental health industry.

  • Balancing Hormones: Is Medication the Only Way or Can I do it Naturally?

    Laughter Helps Balance Hormones - LocateADoc.comA special guest article by Maiysha Clairborne MD, an American Board Certified Family Physician, Holistic Wellness Consultant, Life Balance & Fulfillment Coach practicing in Atlanta, GA.

  • 10 Foods You Should Always Have in Your Kitchen

    eggs - must have foods picture - LocateADocA person’s kitchen supply reflects so much about the person and his overall health condition. While it is very essential to be mindful of your health, it is also important to always have certain food in stock in case you need a grab-and-go meal. Listed below are some of the foods you must always have in your kitchen.

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  • One of the most common cosmetic surgeries in the U.S. is breast augmentation. It gives women with small or uneven breast an option to enhance the appearance of their breasts to create fuller, firmer and balanced breasts.

  • allergy picture - locateadoc

    If you are suffering from spring allergies, you are not alone. Over 26 million Americans deal with chronic seasonal allergies according to the National Center of Health Statistics. This figure does not include people who may just be dealing with more minor symptoms from allergies, but if it did, it is presumed that number would shoot up to 40 million people.