A Bit More Healthy Archive November 2010

Feed Your Hair Through Your Mouth

Feed Your Hair Through Your Mouth

Shampoos and conditioners have their place but your hair really needs a good meal.

NUTRITION As we age, hair volume diminishes. Texture can seem dull, thin and brittle. Generally, people cope with this in using one or more of six popular methods: 1) Spend a fortune at the hair dresser. 2) Buy more hair conditioners and oils. 3) Shave it off. 4) Obtain a prescription from a dermatologist. 5) Cover it up with a wig. 6) Ignore it and do nothing.

Mission to Simplify Shopping

Mission to Simplify Shopping

Our online store has been replaced!

SHOPPING In response to customers desiring better methods to discover and purchase products, Store.ClinicalPosters.com has replaced the prior shopping cart with one offering intuitive seaching with more product options.

Listen to Your Skin

Listen to Your Skin

Skin has much to say when it or the structures it covers are troubled.

HEALTH Our largest anatomical organ is the one we actually live within. Skin has remarkable healing properties when breached. It cools us when body temperature rises and, depending upon our complexion, protects us from harmful ultraviolet rays. Skin also signals potential health problems.

Stay In Shape the Easy Way

Stay In Shape the Easy Way

Add up all the money spent on gym memberships, diet plans and doctor visits. You can save money and feel better.

FITNESS Think of all the wasted time spent laying around feeling miserable. Face it, being out of shape is costly and unhealthy. Don't just sit watching the pounds accumulate. There are simple life changes you can implement for little or no money. You shouldn't have to be rich to be healthy.

Diabetes Tri-Poster Set

Diabetes Tri-Poster Set

November is Diabetes Awareness Month.

SHOPPING Though this offer has expired, individual posters may be purchased at our regularly discounted price. During November 2010, you can receive three laminated diabetes anatomy posters for just $15 each plus shipping when purchased as a set.

Is An HSA Right For You?

Is An HSA Right For You?

A Health Savings Account is a great way to reduce health insurance premiums for ideal candidates.

By Robert Leimena, Emma L. Peterson and ClinicalPosters.com staff

HEALTH INSURANCE With a high-deductible health insurance plan, you can invest tax-free money in a Health Savings Account. You get to choose the type of investment – anything from savings accounts or money market funds, to a full brokerage house.

Colonoscopy Sheds Light

Colonoscopy Sheds Light

Mixed feelings about an upcoming colonoscopy.

HEALTH "One in every 17 of us will have colon cancer in our lifetime," says David Ahlquist, MD, professor of medicine and consultant in gastroenterology at the Mayo Clinic. Current guidelines suggest screenings begin at age 50 or sooner if there is family history of colon cancer.