Monthly Archives July 2018

5 Essential Items That Every Cyclist Needs

During the summer months, when the weather is finally nice and comfortable, there’s nothing better than taking a bike ride. In the spring of 2017, 66.21 million people in the United States had gone cycling in the last 12 months.

Not only is it fun and relaxing, but biking offers many health and environmental benefits.

  • A 2017 study found that biking to work burns as much fat as spending 40 minutes at the gym five nights a week.
  • According to research conducted by Glenn Stewart at Brunel University in London, cycling lowers the risk of premature death up to 30 percent, while the risk of developing cardiorespiratory diseases is reduced by about 40 percent.
  • Energy and resources that are used for the creation of one single car can be used for creation of up to 100 bicycles.
  • Bicycles save more than 238 million gallons of gas every year.

There are roughly one billion bicycles in the world-about twice as many as motor vehicles-and more tha

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Hair Restoration In The United States

Balding is common all throughout men of varying ages in the United States. In fact, if you yourself are not experiencing some stage of the balding process, it is more likely than not that someone you know on a close personal level is. This is because more than half of all men (two thirds to be more exact) have hair that is already beginning to thin (if not at a more advanced stage of the balding process) by the time that they reach the relatively young age of thirty five. And by the time that they reach fifty, a whopping eighty five percent of all men have begun to lose their hair – or are much further along in the process of balding. All throughout the country, millions of men – just about thirty five million, to be exact – are in the process of losing their hair, and this has taken a toll on the lives of many, particularly when it comes to losing confidence.

There are options. Hair treatment like hair transplant surgery is becoming more and more common, and hair specialists around t

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How Proton Radiation Therapy Can Help In the Fight Against Cancer

Battling cancer is a fight that too many people in the United States have to wage. According to the National Cancer Institute, roughly 1.73 million new cases of cancer will be diagnosed in the United States this year and more than 600,000 people will die from the disease.

Choosing a cancer treatment is never an easy decision. There are many factors to consider with cancer treatment including:

  • Control
  • Comfort
  • Cost
  • Cure
  • Side Effects
  • Overall health

When it comes to choosing a cancer treatment, The Mayo Clinic offers a five-step process to help you decide what’s best for you.

One option for cancer treatment that’s available is proton radiation therapy. This form of therapy has been around for about 40 years and is a type of radiation that stops at a very specific point in the targeted tissue whereas traditi

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