9 Sep 2014

Athlete’s Foot After Backpacking Yosemite

By |2020-06-02T10:55:29-07:00Sep 9, 2014 - Tuesday|Health, Travel|0 Comments

"Athlete's foot (tinea pedis) is a fungal infection that usually begins between the toes. It occurs most commonly in people whose feet have become very sweaty while confined within tight-fitting shoes. Signs and symptoms of athlete's foot include a scaly rash that usually causes itching, stinging and burning." I got it after backpacking Yosemite.

28 Apr 2014

Review: Knight Physical Therapy

By |2020-05-28T19:55:18-07:00Apr 28, 2014 - Monday|Health, Place/Event Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Six months ago, my lower back crumbled with paralyzing pain, and it happened again a month later -- but this time, the severe pain would not subside after two weeks, and I went to see a well-respected orthopedic. MRI diagnosis showed a 5mm-slipped disc at the bottom of my spine, and I was asked to see a physical therapist in order to avoid surgery. I chose to initially go to a chiropractor instead, but that was a mistake. Read on to see why.