We all use our hands constantly for tasks ranging from eating, to typing on our smartphones, to cleaning, to preparing paperwork. These various movements depend on many muscles and ligaments, which are at risk for injury.
Pain between the thumb and i... Read More
Once thought of as an “old person’s disease,” arthritis affects more than 50 million American adults and nearly 300,000 children each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
It is the country’s leading cause of disa... Read More
From time to time, we all suffer from some type of headache or pain in the head region. While it is usually treated with rest, nutrition, or over-the-counter pain medication, there are situations that call for medical treatment.
It is important to kn... Read More
At one time or another, we have all experienced dull or stabbing pains in the left temple of the head.
Usually, it is caused by tension, stress, sinus issues, or even consuming cold products such as ice cream too fast.
In certain cases, it can be cau... Read More
“Ow, my liver!” is not a phrase that comes up often in conversation. Liver pain, however, is a very real thing that is often a sign of an underlying problem. There are various types of liver disease ranging from viral to genetic to lifes... Read More
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The ribs are a veritable collection of bone, muscle, and organs, most of which are fairly important for living and other useful functions. Consequently, pain from the rib cage tends to cause alarm, especially i... Read More
Do you know the name Selena Gomez? Maybe you’ve never heard of her. Perhaps you do know the name because your kids or grandkids are big fans of her music. Maybe you’re actually into her and have been following her on-again/off-again romantic saga... Read More
If you’re suffering from chronic pain in your lower back (or other areas) and want an alternative to expensive medications, yoga might be for you.
Research has indicated that yoga poses can effectively treat chronic pain resulting from osteoarthrit... Read More