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What Is Cupping Therapy, and Does It Work?
When you’re stressed, tense or battling muscle aches and pains, you may consider getting a massage, taking a hot bath, stretching or trying deep breathing/meditation....
Nov 03
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Lower Back Pain: Could My Active Child Have Spondylolysis?
Lower back pain is the most common health problem among older adults. While this is a sad but true state of affairs for us adults, what about lower back...
Sep 22
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5 Things You Should Know About Peripheral Neuropathy
At one time or another, you’ve probably had numbness and tingling in your hands and feet after sleeping with your arm folded under your head or sitting...
Jun 23
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Fear of Falling Can Restrict Your Life. These Strategies Can Help
If you’ve fallen and hurt yourself, or if your balance isn’t as solid as it used to be, you may be afraid to do some of the activities you used to enjoy....
Jun 06
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Could My Herniated Disc Lead to Cauda Equina Syndrome (CES)?
In your teens, back pain was nothing more than a myth. In your 20s and 30s, your back only hurt after a day of heavy yard work. By the time you hit your...
May 27
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A Muscle You Probably Never Heard of Could Be Causing Your Hip Pain
When you think of your glutes, you’re probably thinking of your gluteus maximus muscles. Those are the big muscles found in your buttocks that power you...
Dec 08
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That ‘Funny Bone’ Feeling: Is It Cubital Tunnel Syndrome?
We’ve all tweaked our funny bone. It’s not exactly a great feeling, is it? When this happens, that painful sensation running up to your hand is an irritated...
Nov 01
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Five Reasons Why Your Core Is So Important
When you think about having a strong core, it may conjure up images of people with chiseled, rock-hard abs. While this can be a motivating goal, having...
Oct 16
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How to Help Your Joints Heal and Keep Them Healthy
When your joints work well, you may hardly think about them. You unscrew the lid from a jar, walk down a flight of stairs, or reach to take a book down...
Sep 04
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Shoulder Instability: Getting Back into the Swing of Things
Whether you are an athlete or not, a lot hinges on your shoulder (get it!?). Jokes aside, you’ll have a hard time lifting a barbell, not to mention picking...
May 26