Exploring Alternative Treatments For Rheumatoid Arthritis

I was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis fifteen years ago, and I have had several flare-ups flanked by periods of remission during that time. I'm pleased to say a number of new drug treatments have become available since I was diagnosed, but I've always been keen to explore alternative treatments, such as hydrotherapy, acupuncture, homeopathy and massage, as a way of complementing my medical treatment. I started this blog to document the alternative treatments I've tried and share information about current research into drug-free treatments for managing the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis. If you've tried an alternative treatment that's eased your symptoms, I'd love to share your experiences on the blog.

What Goes Into Toothpaste?

19 May 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Toothpaste might be something that is used every day all over Australia, but few people know exactly what goes into the average tube. You might have read the ingredients list on your preferred brand of toothpaste, but do you know what they all are? Read on to discover what the major ingredients of all toothpastes are and what function they perform in this crucial healthcare product used the world over. Read More …

How to prepare for a medical emergency

5 April 2017
 Categories: , Blog

Medical emergencies can occur at any time. If someone in your household has a health condition which puts them at risk of having a medical emergency (for instance, if they have a serious heart condition which increases their chances of having a heart attack), or if you are simply concerned about your inability to handle this type of situation, read on to learn about the steps you can take to prepare yourself for emergencies of this kind. Read More …

Protecting Yourself from STDs During an FFM Threesome

22 November 2016
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If you're going to be engaging in an FFM (female-female-male) threesome, you need to make sure that the proper steps are taken to ensure that everyone stays safe. For most people, threesomes of any kind aren't exactly an everyday occurrence, so it can be easy to get carried away with the excitement of it all and forget to take the proper precautions as a result. Try to get tested Obviously the most sensible path to take is getting tested together in order to eliminate the possibility of STDs. Read More …