Richardson Pain & Wellness Blog
July 26, 2023
You wouldn’t consider yourself vain, but you do take a little bit of pride in your appearance. Before you leave the house, you check yourself out in the mirror and start to notice that your full head of hair is looking a little thinner. You have family members who have gone bald, and you wonder whether you’ll have the same fate.
As you consider what could be in your future, you also wonder whether your testosterone and other hormone levels are causing this change. Read on to learn about the relationship between hair loss and testosterone and what you can do about it.(more…)
July 13, 2023
“I lost 30 pounds in my first month!” “You can lose weight without dieting or exercise!” If the promises made by weight loss programs sound too good to be true, they probably are. Contrary to what ads and commercials try to tell you, weight loss programs are not necessarily successful if you drop a ton of weight in a short period of time. It also matters how long you’re able to keep the pounds off and whether you are staying healthy.
So, what are the necessary tenets of a successful weight loss program? How can you know whether you’re doing it the right way? Here are things you need to do to successfully lose weight!(more…)
June 28, 2023
Thanks to rumors, news stories of botched cases, and tall tales, you may think you know about BOTOX injections, but chances are you’ve only heard the myths surrounding this treatment. What is the truth behind the fiction? Keep reading to find out!(more…)
June 13, 2023
Weight loss programs—it seems a new one comes out every year. While one claims it can help you shed 10 pounds in your first month, another says that miracle pills are the way to go. One of the newest medications on the market is Ozempic, a drug purported to help obese and Type 2 diabetes patients lose weight. But is it a good idea to take this medication with weight loss in mind? How does it compare to other medical weight loss medications like HCG? Keep reading to find out!(more…)
May 29, 2023
As you scroll through your endless feed, you see photos of people who look incredibly good for their age and wonder how they do it. In one of your favorite influencer’s posts, they mention using peptides for anti-aging. Unlike certain fads that come and go quickly, the use of peptides is well documented, but you may want to know more about this treatment before you follow in your influencers’ footsteps. Get what you need to know here!(more…)
May 15, 2023
You love hanging out with your old friends. They’ve known you forever and always make you laugh, but as you get ready to meet up with them, you notice in the mirror that your face looks older than you’d like, particularly around your mouth. Suddenly, you feel self-conscious about your age and appearance.
Did you know that you don’t have to simply accept the natural aging process? Although laugh lines indicate a lifetime of happiness, you may not want to show it on your face. But what exactly are laugh lines, and how are they treated? In this post, you’ll find the answers you’re looking for.(more…)
April 26, 2023
Before 2020, you may have considered getting BOTOX or other cosmetic procedures, but you always thought you had time and put it off. Since the worldwide pandemic and its aftermath, you don’t want to postpone it anymore! You’re far from being alone. Clinics all over the country recently report having a dramatic increase in patients who want to get BOTOX and other similar treatments. But how could the pandemic have led to this rise? Keep reading to learn three solid possible reasons.(more…)
April 11, 2023
Everywhere you look, you see commercials claiming that the secret to weight loss has finally been discovered. “Take this pill.” “Try these diet foods.” “Get this exercise machine.” With so many fad diets and exercise devices available, it can be difficult to get down to the most important elements of weight loss. However, if you want to be successful, aerobic exercise must become part of your daily routine (or most days). In fact, it’s the first thing you need to start doing in your weight loss journey!(more…)
March 23, 2023
You don’t know what it is, but you know something is definitely off with your body. After some internet searching, you think you may understand the problem—you may have low testosterone. But you have many questions about this issue. Here, you can get answers for basic questions before you talk to a medical team about getting hormone therapy.(more…)
March 10, 2023
Spring is well on its way here. With the rising temperature comes more time outside, fewer layers of clothing, and more exposure for those extra pounds you may have gained over winter. Although summer is just around the corner, you still have time to shed that excess weight, but you aren’t going to get there with fad diets and unrealistically intense workouts. Rather than work yourself to death, try these effective, proven tips for lasting weight loss.(more…)