Chronic lower back pain is something that many people live with. Surgery is not always an option, and even when it is available, it is not always successful. If you are someone with persistent lower back pain, you are likely taking pain medication. But there are alternatives that can provide relief. Some of it may complement your medication, but it may also reduce your dependence on pain medication. The following are three alternatives to consider.
29 July 2017
Whenever are dealing with a surgery that requires you to use ostomy products during your recovery, it is important to purchase the highest quality supplies. Because eliminating waste is a matter of health, well-being, and comfort, you can't misstep when it comes to purchasing these supplies and using them the best that you can. To this end, think about the following tips and use them in order to buy and use these ostomy supplies the best that you can.
17 July 2017
Getting as healthy as you can possibly get requires you to eat a healthy diet and to get plenty of exercise. Many people have very busy, hectic lives that can make it difficult for them to get the exercise that they need on a regular basis. If you are not able to go to the gym regularly, you need to take the time to find out how to fit exercise into your life with ease.
24 June 2017
If you have a lot of knee pain due to arthritis, this can be hard to deal with. Even if you are on medication, you can still feel pain at times. Fortunately, there are some things you can do to help relieve some of your pain to help you feel much better, two of which are listed below. Get a Hot Tub If you have the room, you should consider getting a hot tub.
28 February 2017
Not all dental trauma is obvious. A seemingly perfectly healthy tooth can cause problems, the source of which may be difficult to detect. Case in point, one condition called cracked tooth syndrome can cause symptoms associated with tooth damage but doesn't readily lend itself to being diagnosed. Here's more information about this problem and what can be done to treat it. Tiny Cracks, Big Problems Cracked tooth syndrome is just as it sounds.
22 February 2017
One of the most important resources at your disposal when you have undergone any type of pelvic surgery is a physical therapist, mostly because of the many ways in which he or she can help you heal and recover after the surgery. Listed below are three ways that a physical therapist can help you after your pelvic surgery. Help You Safely Regain Strength One of the biggest ways in which a physical therapist can help you after your pelvic surgery is by allowing you to regain your strength safely.
30 January 2017
Leaky gut syndrome (LGS) is a condition that is rarely discussed, primarily because few doctors agree on its existence or know anything about the condition. Increased permeability of the gut can be the underlying culprit for many uncomfortable symptoms or autoimmune diseases. Fortunately, there are ways to minimize the impact of LGS if it occurs. Consider Testing There is some debate on whether testing is helpful or not. Since many conditions and symptoms are associated with LGS, it may be difficult to determine if LGS is contributing to health problems.
23 January 2017
Asthma is a serious disease that impacts the lives of millions of people around the world. Unfortunately, asthma can be exacerbated by other personal-health concerns, such as weight gain. Understanding these problems can make it easier for a person to recover from them. Weight Gain Can Lead to Later Asthma Those who begin gaining weight later in life may develop symptoms of asthma that were not present when they were lighter.
19 January 2017
Football is a fun, but physically challenging, sport that many middle aged guys like to play late into life. However they may be putting their spine at risk due to a serious problem known as degenerative disc disease. The Spine Stiffens as it Ages Degenerative disc disease happens when the spine stiffens later in life. This occurs as the spine begins to dry up slightly over time and the weight of the rest of the spine thins individual discs.
6 January 2017
When it comes to having chronic discomfort on a daily basis, this can simply prove to be extremely challenging. Not feeling your best and suffering while trying to make a living or raise a family may be more than you can take. The key to enabling you to get through these difficult times is sure to rest in finding effective ways to manage the pain. This can allow you to cope with it better and decrease the amount of discomfort you're having in the process.
29 December 2016