For the 100 million Americans for whom chronic pain has become a disease in its own right rather than a set of symptoms, painkillers and surgery were the only two possibilities they thought they had to manage pain and be able to get on with their lives.
Fortunately, today’s pain specialists are doing more than … Read more
Millions of Americans suffer from some form of chronic pain. Whether it is the result of an injury or accident, or caused by a medical condition like arthritis or fibromyalgia, chronic pain can be incredibly debilitating, leaving many people unable to perform even the simplest of tasks.
Although many sufferers have come to accept their … Read more
Thanksgiving Day, Christmas, or Easter may give us enough reasons to be jolly, but apparently most people don’t spend a lot of time enjoying themselves. In fact, the holidays are, for many,the busiest and most stressful period of the year, leading to poor dietary choices, sleep deprivation, and binge eating or drinking. Here, we take … Read more
Automobile accidents account for nearly 85% of all reported neck injuries, with 85% of them being caused by rear-end impacts. When resulting from a severe wreck, it is easy to diagnose problems in the neck, since the symptoms are immediately present, but it turns out that even minor traffic collisions can cause injuries and … Read more
When you stop to think about it, our feet and ankles are quite amazing. Composed of 26 bones and 33 joints, this intricate system provides balance for our entire body when we walk, run, stand, and jump, all without the need for a second thought. But did you know your feet can also help diagnose … Read more