Pain is a lifestyle killer. It sucks the fun out of your life by limiting your experiences and interrupting your daily routine. It causes your to miss out on events and just makes you crazy with its constant presence. When it comes to managing that pain, where do you start? Is there something out there that can help alleviate the pain or get rid of it altogether? Very often a strong factor in the pain game is the amount of inflammation in your body. Inflammation occurs as a reaction to injury or infection whereby the body becomes reddened, swollen, hot, and often painful. So we must ask, are there ways to reduce inflammation in order to reduce pain or possibly ways to eliminate it altogether? [Read more…]
As an expectant mother, it’s no surprise that your focus is on the health and well being of your child. This includes changing the way you eat, changing your day-to-day pace, and avoiding stress. You are willing to make sacrifices and be more disciplined as you put the health of your child first.
Sports Injuries and Pain
Most people usually associate OsteoArthritis with people who have reached the age of 65 or older. In most cases, this would be correct. OsteoArthritis is a degenerative condition that affects the cartilage in joints throughout the body. Over time, the cartilage begins to deteriorate and wear out resulting in pain and swelling in the joint.
Among the many different treatments and therapies for peripheral neuropathy, many who suffer from this condition have turned to massage for help in managing the symptoms. Because peripheral neuropathy is caused by damage to nerve endings in the hands and feet, a massage is thought to help stimulate those nerve endings. [Read more…]