Monday, June 17, 2019

Lynn Ortiz of Fitness Together Tysons Talks Fitness as You Formulate...

“I like to say, ‘Fitness is a necessity, not a luxury’.” We had the chance to sit down with fitness expert Lynn Ortiz of Fitness...

Am I Allergic to the Sun? Polymorphous Light Eruption

Polymorphous light eruption (PMLE) is an acquired condition, which means that it can develop at any time. PMLE is characterized by itchy, red lesions,...

“Laser” Cataract Surgery

A cataract is a clouding of the lens inside the eye, causing vision loss that cannot be corrected with glasses, contact lenses or corneal...

Hair Loss: Types and Treatments

Hair loss, or the medical term, alopecia, is a common condition a dermatologist treats. However, the dermatologist and the patient alike can probably agree...

Exercise to Manage Your Type 2 Diabetes

November is American Diabetes Month. Diabetes is one of the leading causes of death and disability. If not controlled diabetes can cause blindness, nerve...

Psoriasis

According to the The National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF) 7.5 million people are living with psoriasis in the U.S. and 30 percent will develop psoriatic...

Breast Cancer: Understanding the Power of Exercise

Regular exercise is an important part of being healthy. Research shows that exercise is one of the most important lifestyle changes you can make...

Finding Your Key to Survival in the Breast Cancer Journey

In 2015, there are more than 2.5 million women in the United States with a history of breast cancer – 2.5 million survivors. Chances...

Obesity’s Link to Cancer

7 out of 10 adult Americans are obese or overweight. Obesity, which is defined as a Body Mass Index (BMI) greater than 30 kg/...

Functional Fitness: Training for Real Life

In the Fitness industry there always seems to be a new trend or “buzz” word. You may have heard of functional fitness or functional training....