There is only so much punishment that one’s own body can take before it starts to break down – or break apart. Needless to say, if you were to push your own body too hard in an exercise session, or when you have overstretched yourself when shifting some heavy stuff around, you will most probably end up with aches the next day – or perhaps a couple of days after...
As one grows older, one does not only get wiser (hopefully), but you would most probably notice that the vigor of your youth would have started to disappear – slowly and surely. No longer are you able to party all night long withoutShow More Summary
Use your smartphone to track and personalize your Quell-based pain therapy. The post Quell wearable pain relief device stimulates nerves and blocks pain appeared first on AppleTell.
During the last weeks of December, I caught the flu and was hella sick. The flu turned into bronchitis and a sinus infection, and I stayed half-awake on the couch most of the day. In addition to fluids and pain relief, I binge-watched Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, which was probably the best thing I could have done for myself. Show More Summary
SHOTS BEAT PILLS for arthritis relief. “The most effective treatment for the pain of knee osteoarthritis may be an injection of hyaluronic acid or corticosteroids, and the least effective may be Tylenol or Celebrex pills, a review of studies concludes.”
The most effective treatment for the pain of knee osteoarthritis may be an injection of hyaluronic acid or corticosteroids, and the least effective may be Tylenol or Celebrex pills.
NeuroMetrix, a Waltham, Ma firm that makes neurostimulators for pain management, will be unveiling at the CES in Las Vegas next week its new Quell pain relief device. It’s an externally worn device that can be used during the day or night, and the FDA does not require a prescription to obtain one. Show More Summary
“That hurts!” “No, it doesn’t.” “Yes, it does!” Who’s right? Depends on your social world and when in history you’re talking about pain. Pain’s history is fascinating, full of prejudice, ignorance, and misguided efforts at relief. read more
After so much pain at the pump in recent years, it’s got to be sweet relief for drivers to hear that 2015 might be easier on the old wallet. A report from the federal government says the average driver will save $550 on gas next year compared to 2014. Gas prices haven’t been quite so rough lately, and it’s going … [More]
THE QUESTION Seeking relief from the pain, stiffness and diminished function caused by osteoarthritis in their knees, people often take the dietary supplements glucosamine and chondroitin. Is that likely to help?Read full article >>
A smart pain relief patch could prove a cheap, long-lasting solution for millions of arthritis sufferers
As Victoria Wolk writes in Prevention magazine, even if you don’t play tennis, there’s probably a tennis ball somewhere in your garage. So grab one, Wolk says, and try pain-relieving exercises suggested by yoga teacher Jill Miller. The equipment is certainly cheap and portable. Read full article >>
A new article outlines how a spine patient obtained almost instant relief after years of severe neck pain. The patient injured her neck after falling from her roof while clearing snow. She tried various therapies over the years, but the treatments provided, at best, only temporary relief.
How a spine patient obtained almost instant relief after years of severe neck pain.
PRELUDE: A contemporary story - Maluki had what she thought was a minor infection in her chest. She took a couple of pain relief tablets. She is undocumented and uninsured. She had no access to a community clinic where she might have seen a doctor with no questions asked; no one in her suburban family had heard that such things exist. Show More Summary
In research published in the medical journal Brain, Saint Louis University researcher Daniela Salvemini, Ph.D. and colleagues within SLU, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and other academic institutions have discovered a way to...Show More Summary
A way to block a pain pathway in animal models of chronic neuropathic pain has been discovered by researchers, suggesting a promising new approach to pain relief.
A Saint Louis University researcher and colleagues have discovered a way to block a pain pathway in animal models of chronic neuropathic pain suggesting a promising new approach to pain relief.
Alfonso Ribeiro’s huge fan base breathed a sigh of relief when he managed to dance through the pain during last week’s episode of Dancing with the Stars, but now they’re probably wondering how his injured back has been holding up since then. Show More Summary
NeuroMetrix, Inc. announced Wednesday that it will unveil a new wearable pain relief device.