Lumbar flexion-distraction is effective in the treatment of herniated or bulging lumbar discs. There are a number of ways that the technique has its effect - this article outlines three of them.
Growing up as the child of an alcoholic, a patient of mine found herself in a similar situation to those whose religious practices were devised to placate the gods and godesses.
Chris Mallac describes different causes of shin splints and how to respond to each variety.
Most shoulder problems can be traced back to imbalance of the scapula and the muscles that control and support it. Learn more.
A report at the annual meeting of the American Pain Society describes changes in the brain that correlate with reduced pain after exercise in fibromyalgia sufferers.
Researchers have proven the link between weak neck muscles and headache. Learn a simple exercise that will help strengthen this key area.
It's not a story about little Timmy having fallen in the well. There's more than one way a dog can "save your life."
Transverse friction massage is one of several methods that can jump-start your healing when you have a nagging, chronic problem.
The benefits of the squat exercise for developing muscle mass and practicing alignment control.
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The brain evolved to better serve the needs of the body. Not the other way around.
Sugar provides instant gratification to the brain's pleasure centers. No wonder I like cookies so much! Unfortunately, the pleasure comes with many health risks.
The most common reason people call a poison hotline is the use of pain killer drugs.
The health breakthroughs we need don't have to come from a high tech research lab. Four recent scientific articles underscore the value of common sense and public health approaches.
My experience with Liz reinforced for me the risk of anesthesia, and also reminded me that the brain serves the body, not the other way around.