For those losing their hearing in Richmond (or anywhere else), it can be a trying experience, both emotionally and physically.
Many of us are familiar with the symptoms of depression: loss of appetite, unexplained weight loss or gain, withdrawal, an absence of pleasure in the things one used to enjoy. But did you know that there can be a link between hearing loss and depression symptoms?
We often think of spring as “allergy season.” But if you’re an allergy sufferer, every season can seem like allergy season. What steps can you take to keep your allergies from becoming an irritation all year round?
Air quality can make a significant impact on your allergies. Spring and summer are often the worst months for allergy sufferers, but air pollution and other factors can make allergies a problem year round.
As the weather in Richmond changes from warm to cold and back again, you may find yourself dealing with an unexpected cough. (more…)
March is National Sleep Awareness Month. This month, most of the country moved the clocks forward for Daylight Saving Time– an event that can often disrupt sleep and impact our work and school days. At times like this, it’s important for us to think about how good sleep — or the lack of it — can have an effect on our lives. (more…)