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How to Find Pressure Points to Cure Headaches

How to Find Pressure Points to Cure Headaches

Got a headache? Before you reach for some aspirin, try working with pressure points. Pressure points are bunches of nerves located on certain points of the body, such as the temples. Pressure points help regulate blood circulation throughout the body. When stimulated, these areas will help relax tig......[Read More]
Sickle Cell Crisis

Sickle Cell Crisis

WebMD explains sickle cell crisis (Vaso-Occlusive Crisis), outbreaks of pain in your bones if you have sickle cell disease.......[Read More]
Knee Aches When Bending - Does the Pain Have You Bent Out of Shape? Special Report on Braces

Knee Aches When Bending - Does the Pain Have You Bent Out of Shape? Special Report on Braces

Sure, you have heard of athletes having knee aches and pains when they perform extreme sports, or overuse their knees. But those of us that are not professional athletes can suffer from pain when your leg is bent as well. Many normal, healthy, active people have aches and pains when their knees are ......[Read More]
Abdominal Migraines Affect Children

Abdominal Migraines Affect Children

When someone hears the term migraine, he can be thinking of headache or severe head pain. In the case of abdominal migraine, there is no headache involved.......[Read More]
What You Don't Know Can Hurt You - Symptoms of Fibromyalgia

What You Don't Know Can Hurt You - Symptoms of Fibromyalgia

Have you ever experienced intense muscle pain - the type wherein a certain part of your body gets so sensitive even when it is only touched lightly? Or have you felt long-lasting and chronic pain in your joints or tendons? If you answered yes to all of these, chances are you're suffering from f......[Read More]
Do Pain Clinics Use Drug Testing Labs or Instant Screening Methods?

Do Pain Clinics Use Drug Testing Labs or Instant Screening Methods?

Pain management doctors often test their patients with drug testing. This is just one of the methods utilized to ensure that patients are sticking with their treatment plan and not abusing illicit drugs while being prescribed narcotics. The various methods used for drug testing in a physician's......[Read More]
Three Types of Interventions in Patients with Fibromyalgia

Three Types of Interventions in Patients with Fibromyalgia

Find out more about the complexity of reducing chronic pain and increasing the quality of life of people with fibromyalgia.......[Read More]
Headache - Find Out Effective Remedies to Deal With It

Headache - Find Out Effective Remedies to Deal With It

If you experience headache, it is very important to discover the cause of it. However, the article deals with simple methods to fight against headache.......[Read More]
Migraine Relief Exercise

Migraine Relief Exercise

The National Headache Foundation reports that migraines afflict nearly 30 million Americans, the majority of which are women. Migraines are generally characterized by throbbing pain on one side of the head and can often include nausea and vomiting and sensitivity to light. While migraines might make......[Read More]
A Pinched Cervical Nerve

A Pinched Cervical Nerve

A pinched cervical nerve can cause neck and back pain. This type of injury to the neck is often seen as a result of an injury such as whiplash, but it can also affect the older population due to degeneration of the spine.......[Read More]
What Causes Tension Headaches? Can a Chiropractor Help?

What Causes Tension Headaches? Can a Chiropractor Help?

Back in the mid to late nineties several researchers set out to find the cause of so called tension headaches (also known as cervicogenic headaches). They made a discovery that confirmed what many chiropractors already knew, and had the potential to change how headaches would from then on be treated......[Read More]
Cluster Headaches and Treatments

Cluster Headaches and Treatments

Almost all of us will suffer from a headache or headaches in our lifetime, that can't be linked back to some other medical condition.These headaches are known as primary headaches and they include tension headaches, migraine headaches and cluster headaches.I've received so many emails from......[Read More]
Chronic Symptoms Of Fibromyalgia And How To Treat Them

Chronic Symptoms Of Fibromyalgia And How To Treat Them

Fibromyalgia can cause a lot of pain and suffering for many people. Symptoms are also commonly referred to as flare ups, as the symptoms do come and go. When the condition persists, fibromyalgia is known as chronic - it just keeps coming back on a recurring basis.......[Read More]
Sitting at Work All Day - Effects of Incorrect Posture

Sitting at Work All Day - Effects of Incorrect Posture

Have you ever stopped and thought about how you are sitting when you are working at your desk? What kind of problems could this posture cause you?......[Read More]
Oh Baby - My Back!

Oh Baby - My Back!

From the day they are conceived until they leave for college children put an enormous strain on your body, especially your back. Although you would do anything in the world for your children, if you don't look after yourself you may find yourself physically unable to keep up with them and provi......[Read More]
Symptoms Of Fibromyalgia And Ways To Manage It Successfully

Symptoms Of Fibromyalgia And Ways To Manage It Successfully

Fibromyalgia is one of the many diseases misconstrued and often wrongly diagnosed today. The medical practitioners frequently confuse it with other illnesses. The causes of Fibromyalgia are still ambiguous. However, innovative methods of curing it are available with different rates of success.......[Read More]
Advice on Knee Pain and Weakness From a Licensed Chiropractor

Advice on Knee Pain and Weakness From a Licensed Chiropractor

Why do so many people suffer from knee pain and what can we do to help ourselves? Are you tired of suffering from unexplained knee pain and told there is nothing you can do except live with it? Have you had surgeries on your knees and still have the same pain? So, there's no pain but your knees......[Read More]
Cannabinoids and Hallucinogens for Headache

Cannabinoids and Hallucinogens for Headache

This interesting review offers historical perspective on the use of hallucinogens and cannabinoids for headache, while exploring their possible neurobiological mechanisms for headache relief.......[Read More]
Treatment For Sciatic Pain - Are Injections the Answer You Have Been Waiting For?

Treatment For Sciatic Pain - Are Injections the Answer You Have Been Waiting For?

You are in pain, a LOT of pain, and finding relief seems so hard to do. It is almost like a maze where you have no idea where to go. The only thing you know for sure is that you wanna end this pain...now.......[Read More]
Constant Back Pain Finally Gets Relief

Constant Back Pain Finally Gets Relief

Learn how a woman who had constant lower back pain for a year was able to let go of it in less than two hours.......[Read More]