Showing    of 10 results


The Evidence for Acupuncture

Acupuncture is a 5,000-year-old healing practice used to treat such diverse conditions as pain, digestive problems, respiratory disorders, anxiety, depression, headaches and migraines. Is there a place for this ancient approach in modern medicine?

antidepressants and opioids

Taking Antidepressants With Opioid Results in Less Pain Relief, Study Says

The findings have important implications for the opioid epidemic, suggesting that some patients suspected of drug-seeking may in fact be under-medicated and simply are seeking more effective pain relief.

Elderly man signing medical papers at the doctor's office

What Your Handwriting May Say About Your Health

If you're having trouble signing on the dotted line, or you've noticed a change in your handwriting, it may signal more than just sloppy writing. It could indicate a neurological or muscular problem. “When someone’s handwriting changes and...

Over-the-counter medication emerging from opened bottle

How Much Ibuprofen is Too Much?

If you pull a muscle while running, are experiencing menstrual cramps or have a killer headache, you’re likely to reach for an ibuprofen pill, such as Advil or Motrin, to reduce the inflammation and quash the pain. When taken correctly,...

inserting needle in skin

In Pain? Why Dry Needling May Help

When you're in pain, you know how hard it can be to find relief. One option might be dry needling, which for many, restores mobility and relieves muscle pain.

Why does it still hurt? (Dealing with chronic pain)

How You Can Treat Pain Without Taking Medicine

Your first response to pain may be to reach for a bottle of pain relievers. But you have other options to deal with pain that won't go away.

12 Best Lower Back Pain Exercises

5 Best Exercises to Ease Your Lower Back Pain

If you have lower back pain, you aren't alone: More than half of all older adults struggle with back problems. Learn how exercise and better habits can help ease your back pain.

urgent care logo

Should You Go to an Urgent Care or the ER?

When someone in the family gets hurt, of course you want them to get medical help immediately. But unless it’s a life-threatening emergency, an urgent care center – not the ER – may be the best place to seek treatment.

Results are loading...
Back to Top