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Monthly Archives: July 2014

Wellness Wednesday 7-30-2014

Wellness Wednesday 7-30-2014

“Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going” – Jim Rohn. An inspirational reminder that if you stay consistently motivated to eat right and exercise, it will eventually become second nature to you. Get started living your best habits today. Other Wellness Wednesday Quotes you may like: “Every time you eat [...]

July 30, 2014 Ashley Wellness Wednesday Comments Off on Wellness Wednesday 7-30-2014

Sunscreen Essentials for Your Health this Summer!

Sunscreen Essentials for Your Health this Summer!

Sunscreens are skin products designed to help protect your skin against ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun. UVA and UVB radiation can seriously damage your skin, increase your risk of skin cancer, and make you look older than you are. Everyone over six months old should use sunscreen and babies under six months should not [...]

July 28, 2014 Ashley Skin Care Comments Off on Sunscreen Essentials for Your Health this Summer!

Drink Up! Water and Your Health.

Drink Up! Water and Your Health.

Your body is about 60% water, so it shouldn’t be a surprise that you need water to keep things running smoothly. Water-based bodily fluids, lubricate digestion, assist in absorption, aid circulation, create saliva, maintain your body temperature through sweat and transport nutrients throughout your body. Other benefits of drinking water include: Flushing toxins from your [...]

July 25, 2014 Ashley Water Health Benefits Comments Off on Drink Up! Water and Your Health.

Wellness Wednesday 7-23-2014

Wellness Wednesday 7-23-2014

“Every time you eat or drink you are either feeding disease or fighting it” – Heather Morgan. An inspirational reminder on the importance of nutrition, and the impact it has on your long-term health. If you think about your body as a machine, what you put in it reflects how it runs. You can fight [...]

July 23, 2014 Ashley Wellness Wednesday Comments Off on Wellness Wednesday 7-23-2014

Understanding Hyperthyroidism: What Is It and Should You Be Tested?

Understanding Hyperthyroidism: What Is It and Should You Be Tested?

If you suddenly start losing weight without changing your diet or exercise routine, it can be pretty scary. However, it doesn’t necessarily indicate a life-threatening condition. When your thyroid isn’t working properly, it can rev up your metabolism and cause your heart to beat faster, your weight to drop and other symptoms, like nervousness and [...]

July 21, 2014 Ashley Thyroid Screens Comments Off on Understanding Hyperthyroidism: What Is It and Should You Be Tested?

Low Energy? Should You Be Tested for T-3?

Low Energy? Should You Be Tested for T-3?

As we age, there are plenty of conditions that can drain our energy. Stress, lack of sleep, allergies, high or low blood sugar, and anemia are common causes. If you’re tired all the time and can’t identify the cause, you may want to consider taking a thyroid test. Triiodothyronine, also known as T-3, is a [...]

July 18, 2014 Ashley Thyroid Screens Comments Off on Low Energy? Should You Be Tested for T-3?

Wellness Wednesday 7-16-2014

Wellness Wednesday 7-16-2014

The awareness that health is dependent upon habits that we control makes us the first generation in history that to a large extent determines its own destiny” – Jimmy Carter. An influential quote, that continues to hold true today on the importance of creating a path for a healthy lifestyle. This persuasive message showcases the [...]

July 16, 2014 Ashley Wellness Wednesday Comments Off on Wellness Wednesday 7-16-2014

Understanding Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone (TSH) Levels: Who Should Be Tested?

Understanding Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone (TSH) Levels: Who Should Be Tested?

The thyroid gland secretes two hormones that regulate your body’s metabolism, triiodothyronine (T3) and thyroxine (T4). If your TSH levels are too high or too low, you may experience a wide range of symptoms. A thyroid blood test is usually advised when you’re experiencing some of these symptoms: An underactive thyroid gland (hypothyroidism) is often [...]

July 14, 2014 Ashley Thyroid Screens Comments Off on Understanding Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone (TSH) Levels: Who Should Be Tested?

HealthCheckUSA Announces All New Reduced Pricing for Thyroid Testing!

HealthCheckUSA Announces All New Reduced Pricing for Thyroid Testing!

HealthCheckUSA is proud to offer All New Low Prices on some of our most Popular Thyroid Tests, for as low as just $30.00! Thyroid Panel II: T4 Free, T3 Free with TSH Testing Thyroid Peroxidase Antibodies TPO TSH Testing Super Chemistry Heart + Thyroid + Ferritin Click here to learn more about which test is [...]

July 9, 2014 Ashley Thyroid Screens Comments Off on HealthCheckUSA Announces All New Reduced Pricing for Thyroid Testing!

Wellness Wednesday 7-9-14

Wellness Wednesday 7-9-14

“There’s nothing more important than our good health – that’s our principal capital asset” – Arlen Specter. A powerful quote, standing the test of time on the importance of health and wellness in our everyday activities. Health is truly our greatest treasure. At HealthCheckUSA we are committed to encouraging healthy living that remain in line [...]

July 9, 2014 Ashley Wellness Wednesday Comments Off on Wellness Wednesday 7-9-14