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Any personal trainer will stress the importance of the strength of your core. They are referring to the abdominal, back and upper thigh muscles that support our bodies and support our balance. Your body also has an “internal” core and that is your gut. Probiotics...

As a Physicians Assistant, Heidi Combs commonly sees patients who are troubled with acne.  After trying multiple acne regimens for her teenage daughter who was seeing acne on her cheeks, forehead and chin, Heidi had a conversation with Redline Specialty Pharmacy (RSP).  She and one...

When life throws changes at you, stress is an inevitable outcome.  The start of school is a change for many people, both kids and parents.  Making sure your body can accommodate the change can be a simple way to make the transition into school easier...

Back to school means lots of changes for many households.  Maybe you are settling back into a routine, sending babies off to college or just noticing a change in traffic on the roads.  This time of year is normally more stressful, but it is a...

In an ideal world, all our essential nutrition would come from the food we consume.  Unfortunately, most Americans fail to eat the correct balance of nutrients or are unable to absorb the nutrients we need to thrive.  It is researched that over 1/3 of the...

Parenteral Nutrition represents one of the most notable achievements in modern medicine –  serving as a life- saving and sustaining therapy for all ages, and providing a critical role in reducing malnutrition and promoting positive health outcomes. Redline Specialty Pharmacy offers home Total Parenteral Nutrition therapy...

Depending on your stage of life, you know someone or are experiencing for yourself what it is like to go through hormone hell. Hormones change throughout our lives, particularly progesterone, if you are a woman. When progesterone levels fall women may experience a variety of...

Last month, we discussed the use of estrogen and progesterone after a hysterectomy for symptoms of menopause.  While these are extremely important for relieving menopausal symptoms caused by hormone imbalance, testosterone and DHEA (androgens) are also hormones that can decline after a hysterectomy and many...

The journal Zhongguo Zhen Jui featured a study concerning auriculotherapy (ear acupuncture) for migraines without aura. 90 subjects suffering from the condition were treated with auricular acupuncture. Several acupuncture points were targeted over a seven to 10 day period and positive results were seen after...

There is a very large number of migraine sufferers who need acute treatment other than triptans. If you are one of these, read on to learn about a novel treatment option for acute migraine attacks. A 1993 study published in the journal Headache looked at utilizing...