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5 Best Types Of Massage That Can Help With Your Pain

Massage is one of the ancient arts of wellness. First mentions of massage occurred in China in 2700 BCE, but it was not long before it spread to the Middle East, Greece, and India. Massage is the manipulation of the soft tissues of the body. The goal of this manipulation [...]

6 Back Pain Devices You Can Use At Home

When you’re living with back pain, it can sometimes feel like your pain is in control. This doesn’t have to be the case. By eating a healthy diet, exercising regularly, and following your pain doctor's advice, you can reduce your back pain and regain control over your life. Sometimes, however, healthy [...]

By |2017-01-27T12:57:21-07:00January 27th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on 6 Back Pain Devices You Can Use At Home

Chiropractic Vs. Physical Therapy, Massage, And Reiki

Are you familiar with the major complementary therapies for pain and relaxation? The four most common are chiropractic and physical therapy, and the more alternative treatments of massage and Reiki. But what exactly are they? The best way to understand the differences between chiropractic vs. physical therapy, as well as massage and [...]

By |2016-11-17T10:06:15-07:00October 19th, 2016|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Splurge Or Steal: Gift Ideas For Chronic Pain

Finding the perfect gift for someone can be difficult, especially when that person suffers from chronic pain. Whether you are on the budget or can spare no expense, here are some ideas to make a chronic pain sufferer’s holiday special with the perfect gift. Massage The gift of healing touch [...]

By |2016-11-17T10:27:38-07:00December 5th, 2015|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Splurge Or Steal: Gift Ideas For Chronic Pain

Causes And Risk Factors For Hip Bursitis

There are many causes of hip pain, but the most common cause is hip bursitis. The hip joint contains several fluid-filled sacs called bursa that cushion bones and reduce friction in the joints and tendons. When these bursae become irritated or inflamed, the result is hip pain. Trochanteric bursitis is [...]

By |2016-11-17T10:51:18-07:00July 30th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Causes And Risk Factors For Hip Bursitis

Headache Treatments: Beyond The Pharmacy

Many people reach automatically for over-the-counter medicines for their occasional headaches, but what types of treatments are available for people who experience migraine pain or more frequent headaches that interfere with everyday life? There are prescription medications available, but there are also other headache treatments that can be used to [...]

By |2014-06-04T09:48:31-07:00June 12th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Headache Treatments: Beyond The Pharmacy