Allergy season in Phoenix and Scottsdale is especially pronounced during the “cooler months” where temperatures at its highs average 70 degrees. Typically, December through May are peak allergy seasons in Phoenix and Scottsdale. As a result, some people who migrate to the Sonoran desert in hopes of escaping their allergy symptoms are usually surprised to find that their allergy symptoms has worsened. For others, they may develop moderate to severe allergy symptoms after they have established residence, years later.
Quitting smoking isn’t easy but it can be done with the support of friends, family, and your doctor.
Many of you are thinking, “I know, here comes another lecture on why I should stop smoking!”. However, the fact that you are reading this blog means that you are seriously interested either subconsciously or consciously. Obviously, quitting smoking has significant health benefits as well as social benefits. It is no longer accepted social norm to smoke. In the past, it used to be not only socially acceptable, but “cool” to smoke. Today however, smokers are ostracized and frowned upon. Here are some benefits of quitting smoking:
Did you know that laser hair removal is one of the most efficient, safe, and cost effective method to remove permanently unwanted hair? This is absolutely true if the hair removal is performed by experienced provider using the very best technology available. Cynosure Elite Laser System in service at Camelback Health Care is FDA proven to destroy hair follicles that produce hair. There is no other laser on the market that does this.
Skin health and beauty is dependent on its appearance. A smooth skin, especially the legs and bikini areas are one of the most popular areas that receive treatment. Laser hair removal is not just for women. Many men can benefit from this treatment as well. There are more therapeutic applications than just cosmetic reasons. In fact, many patrons of laser hair removal are men who are concerned about their skin health as well as their aesthetic appearance.
As we age, our skin loses its youthful appearance by forming skin wrinkles. Scientifically speaking, skin wrinkles are the result of thinner, drier and less elastic skin. The building blocks of skin, elastin and collagen, are present in much higher amounts in young people and then wane predictably over time to form skin wrinkles. Although the loss of these substances can be partially genetic, there are many environmental influences which affect how and when your wrinkles will show up.
Hormones, especially bio-identical hormones, have received a lot of press coverage lately. Many people are confused or often skeptical of the benefits of hormone therapy.
The mainstream medical community has not yet fully embraced the positive health benefits of hormone therapy, nor do they fully understand it, unless they have been properly trained. Indeed, it is absolutely true that bio-identical hormone therapy is essential for both men and women to help maintain vitality, youth, and vigor.
One of the most confusing aspects of hormone therapy when a patient contemplates starting it is, “What is the difference between synthetic hormones and bio-identical hormones?”
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA) or “Obamacare” was designed to create more affordable access to health care and initiate health care reform. While there are plenty of opinions and diverging views on this very controversial health reform act, it is not the intent of Camelback Health Care to engage in discussions of its impact on the economy or social issues. Instead, the intent is to breakdown the law into understandable bullet points that will enable our patients to make informed decisions.
Obesity remains one of the biggest epidemics in the United States. One in three adults are considered to be obese. Health care insurance spends over $40 Billion Dollars annually to treat conditions related to obesity. Additionally, it is estimated that $20 Billion Dollars are spent annually on personal health care. We are the fattest nation on Earth. How did we as a nation get to this alarming level?
In order to better understand how to lose weight, we must first understand two basic principles. First, we must understand why we gain weight in the first place. Second, we must create an imbalance in our diet in order to lose weight (that is, we must consume less than what we expend in the form of energy).
Do you feel young and vibrant on the inside but appear tired, dull, or sagging on the outside? Perhaps you, like many others, want to slow aging but don’t want to undergo surgery, and its inherent risks, to rejuvenate your face. Perhaps you believe facial fillers are not an option because that big-lipped, big-cheeked look isn’t what you are going for. There is good news, though, because fillers are more versatile and more accessible than you ever dreamed possible. In this ever-changing and advancing technological field, non-surgical facelift options are fast becoming the mainstay of cosmetic treatment.
Enter dermal filler technique called “Liquid Face Lift”.
This Internet site provides information of a general nature and is designed for educational purposes only. If you have any concerns about your own health or the health of your family please contact Camelback Health Care. Camelback Health Care is a family medical practice providing pro-active health care for the entire family, allergy testing and treatment, cosmetic skin and laser services, medically managed weight loss, and bio-identical hormone replacement therapy. Conveniently located on Camelback Road, Camelback Health Care is easily accessible from Phoenix, Paradise Valley, Scottsdale, and Tempe.