Cortisone – Not So Safe Cortisone injections for hip and knee pain lead to more complications than previously thought, research has found. The anti-inflammatory jabs are used by athletes to mask pain, and to treat symptoms of osteoarthritis. But the study by Boston University School of Medicine found that the treatment could speed up a joint’s […]
Whether you’re suffering from fibromyalgia pain, pain due to knee osteoarthritis, or any other chronic pain for that matter, one excellent drug-free method of relief that I recommend is acupuncture. No matter the source of the pain, and to what degree, Acupuncture may the answer you’ve been looking for. The success of this alternative to […]
Triggered by painful joints, swelling and inflammation, arthritis is a joint disorder that lowers the functionality of your joints limiting movement and hampering your daily life routine. Arthritis may be triggered due to several reasons like metabolic abnormalities, autoimmune disorder, bacterial infections and hereditary factors. No matter what the reason may be it’s important to […]
There are dangers in everyday life, from slipping in the shower to getting mowed down by the next door neighbor’s teenage driver. Work place ergonomics, the risk doesn’t end once we are safely behind our desks, because… sitting is killing us! Seriously, while not really trying to commit murder, our computer, desk, office chair and […]
I have had many mentors throughout my life and career, but I think there are three who influenced me the most as a medical professional.
Did your mom ever poke you while standing in church to stand or sit up straight? Did your teachers ever hound you about the weight of your backpack and what it could be doing to your back? Did you ever think you would be seeing a Chiropractor for the aches and pains related to your […]