Fall Brings the Onset of SAD

Fall Brings the Onset of SAD

When fall begins, it brings with it cooler days, grey skies, and the onset of seasonal affective disorder (SAD). The people who are afflicted by this unique depression experience increased symptoms throughout the winter and early spring. The disorder typically affects those living in the northern regions of the globe. While SAD is different than […]

Portland Air Quality May Improve With Upcoming Storms

Portland Air Quality May Improve With Upcoming Storms

In Portland, Oregon, the air quality was rated the worst in the United States on Sept. 16, 2017. However, the Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) reports residents in Oregon will breathe easier soon. After months of unusually high temperatures and wildfires, it seemed Portland might have a break. The weather cooled, hinting at Autumn in […]

Are Everyday Cleaning Products Putting You at Risk for Autoimmune-Related Health Problems?

Are Everyday Cleaning Products Putting You at Risk for Autoimmune-Related Health Problems?

Would you be surprised if I told you that the very products you might be using to rid your home of dirt, germs, grime, and bacteria might actually be causing you and your family more harm than those elements would themselves? Would you be concerned if I suggested that your everyday household cleaning products could […]