If you or someone you love suffers from arthritis, please know that you (or they) are not alone. Chances are that if you have arthritis, you probably have osteoarthritis, its most common form. It af...
A mouth ulcer is like an open wound, the same as you might get if you cut yourself. As a result, tender nerve endings are exposed. The exposed nerve endings of mouth ulcers are often irritated, causin...
Massage, Acupuncture, Acupressure, Pain Relief. Part 2Acupuncture•Very exotic word isn't it?•Where did it come from?•What does it mean?•Why do you need to know about it?•What are the benefits for you?...
Acupuncture - traditional Chinese medicine had lost its footing when modern medicine took over. However, it was later found out that traditional Chinese medicine such as acupuncture was more effective...
Most of us are aware that therapeutic massage feels amazing; but massage also provides relief to a multitude of specific health concerns. Therapeutic massage has been proven beneficial in reducing mus...
It is a condition that afflicts nearly one in five adults, and is the leading cause of disability in Americans over the age of fifteen. Perhaps at one time or another you have heard an elder relative ...
Gout is a very painful health problem that usually effects the big toe. It can, however, effect other joints such as the fingers, knees, etc. It is caused by the build up of crystals of uric acid de...
It is a well known fact that many of us suffer with back ache in various degrees from simple aches to very severe pain. When you consider that the whole of our skeleton frame is supported by our spin...
Everyone suffers from a headache every now and then. Some of us may even experience more than our fair share. Over-the-counter medications are vital in relieving headaches when they occur and allowing...
What is Sciatica?The longest nerve in your body, the sciatic nerve runs from your pelvis through your hip area and buttocks and down each leg. It divides into the tibial and peroneal nerves at the ...