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Complications and Conditions Caused By Crohn’s Disease

Conditions Caused By Crohn’s Disease
Crohn’s disease is an autoimmune disorder that impacts over half a million Americans. It targets the digestive system and is one of several conditions, including ulcerative colitis,  known as an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Crohn’s disease is a chronic condition and many patients experience...

Coping With Sciatica in the Workplace

Sciatica can be a literal pain in the butt—especially when you find yourself sitting for long periods, like at work or school. This nerve pain can actually be debilitating if you choose not to deal with it. While there is no cure for this...

Autoimmune Diseases: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments

autoimmune diseases and symptoms
Although they are one of the leading causes of death and disability in the United States, autoimmune diseases have not gotten the attention they deserve. If you catch an autoimmune disease early enough, its progression can be massively slowed down. In some cases, the...

5 Tips To Help You Stop Car Back Pain

Avoid Back Pain on Long Road Trips
Whether you commute long hours or just like to drive around for fun, long hours in the car can hurt your back. While some people may have public transportation or biking options, for others that's just not a reality. If you're unable to avoid...

These Are The 5 Worst Foods For Joint Pain

Worst Foods For Joint Pain
Joint pain is a common health problem that can affect your range of motion, strength, and overall well-being. Oftentimes, injury or arthritis are the leading causes of joint pain. However, your diet can also exacerbate the pain that you feel. That's why one of...

Pain Management: Finding Chronic Neck Pain Relief

This article was reviewed by Melissa Capurro, a physical therapist in the Tampa Bay area.Just about everyone has felt neck pain at some point. Whether you slept on it wrong or hit the gym a little too hard, neck pain happens. However, more serious...

Best Residential Treatment Centers For Depression In Ohio

residential treatment centers for depression ohio
46.4% of all Americans will experience a mental health issue sometime in their life. One of the most common, depression, does not discriminate between age, race, or station in life. This mental health condition plagues millions of people all over the globe. In fact,...

Home Cures: Natural Remedies For Sleep Apnea

sleep apnea
22 million Americans suffer from sleep apnea. Amongst this population, nearly 80% of moderate to severe cases go undiagnosed. This means that a lot of people aren't getting the sleep they need. Not only can this hurt their health, but it can also prevent...

Watch Out For These Signs Of Autoimmune Disorders

signs of autoimmune disorders
We all suffer from stress. Between managing our careers, keeping up our social lives, taking care of our families, and everything else life throws our way, it’s not unusual to feel exhausted and achy sometimes. However, the same symptoms that result from our hectic...

How Athletes With Sciatica Can Beat Chronic Pain

Sciatica
If you’re not careful, your fitness routine might cause sciatica. As an athlete, you may experience pain in your back and legs more often than the general population. This is due to the strain that you put on your muscles while working out. Any...

What Is Your Pain Personality?

pain personalities
Not too long ago, doctors believed in one pain-prone personality. If you possessed certain characteristics, then you might feel pain more intensely and stay longer in the cycle of suffering. Nowadays, those in the health field acknowledge that this issue has more nuance. There...

Steps To Take If Chronic Pain Is Impacting Your Sex Life

chronic pain and sex
While the words pain and sex aren’t two that we hope to group together, there is a connection between the two that deserves to be evaluated. Sex is an essential component of a healthy lifestyle and relationship, but for some people with chronic pain,...

Interventional Pain Management For Lower Back Pain

Interventional Pain Management for Lower Back Pain
Lower back pain, a.k.a lumbar pain, is one of the most common pain conditions that you may experience. Because it's invisible, lower back pain may be difficult to diagnose and treat. Whether you're suffering from chronic or acute lumbar pain, finding treatment can be...

These Are The Best Questions to Ask Your Pain Doctor

Questions to Ask Your Pain Doctor
Doctor's visits can be overwhelming at the best of times, but when your appointment is a long-awaited visit to a pain physician, nerves and anxiety can easily get the better of you. It’s smart to prepare for every medical appointment beforehand, but doubly so...