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Millpond Wellness Center: We Exist to Transform Lives

Millpond Wellness Center

Millpond Integrative Health and Wellness Center has been serving patients in the Lexington community since 2012. Offering chiropractic and alternative wellness services, the Millpond team keeps two fundamentals always at top of mind: personal health and easy mobility. The team at Millpond – Justin Pearce, D.C., Shannyn Pearce, D.C., and Donald …

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Recognizing, Getting Help for Depression in Men

Recognizing, Getting Help for Depression in Men

Everyone feels sad from time to time. It’s a natural reaction to situations that are emotionally trying or upsetting. But sadness, like all other emotions, is temporary. Even when we are sad, we are able to laugh, work, and find joy. Sadness goes away over time. Depression, which is often thought …

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January is National Radon Awareness Action Month

January is National Radon Awareness Action Month

Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas that can cause lung cancer. It is the second-leading cause of lung cancer in the U.S. You can’t see or smell radon. Testing is the only way to know your level of exposure. Radon is released from the normal decay of the elements uranium, …

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Good Health Starts in Childhood

Good Health Starts in Childhood

The statistics on childhood obesity, Type II diabetes, blood pressure and even heart disease are scary. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the number of children and adolescents diagnosed with obesity has more than tripled since the 1970s. Further, physicians are seeing an alarming number of kids …

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Hypothyroidism: A Hidden Menace

Hypothyroidism: A Hidden Menace

We’ve all experienced changes in our bodies from time to time that seem more of a nuisance than a medical issue. Take, for example, forgetfulness or fatigue, difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep, perhaps even muscle or joint pain. Too often we chalk these symptoms up to the stresses of modern …

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Your Secret Weapon for the New Year

Your Secret Weapon for the New Year

By Alex Anderson In August of 1996, I was having breakfast with a pastor that I admired. He did not come from a privileged family, but his life was full of good things. He was very blessed in every way. He had started his church a year and a half …

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