We’ve all suffered from joint pain from time to time. It’s usually the joints that get the most work, especially those in your fingers, hands, and knees. But, your feet and toe joints can also have aches and pains, and the big toe is prime real e... Read More
You may be wondering how you could experience back pain after eating as such pain is usually caused by a muscle injury. And you would be right. However, back pain can be a symptom of an underlying health condition existing elsewhere. For this reason,... 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
Roughly 30% of Americans experience chronic pain, making it difficult to perform the simplest of daily tasks. Pain can literally strip the joy out of life. But chronic pain doesn’t have to be debilitating. Research indicates that you can get natura... Read More
Every day I hear stories from patients who experience debilitating, chronic pain.
One of my patients wakes up every morning to an aching sinus infection. Another suffers from a “shooting” pain sensation in the lower back.
An older patient of mine... Read More
Plantar fasciitis—a painful inflammation on the sole of the foot, also known as “policeman’s heel”—can make it difficult to get around. For most, getting relief from heel pain usually means staying off the affected foot for days on end. How... Read More
Here’s something positive on the health news front. Researchers at the Pain Research Center at the University of Utah have discovered that music could help reduce pain symptoms. Music, it seems, really can create a distraction that diverts our ... Read More
Much of alternative health has to do with mind-body efforts. And much of that begins with focused breathing. The simple act of breathing has been proven many times to be one of the most effective pain-relieving natural remedies. A new study has deliv... Read More