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Slipped disc or herniated disc? by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook Posted Fri 05 Sep 2014 8:52am Dr Nigel Kellow, Consultant Interventional Spine and Pain Physician explains what is happening to our spines as we grow older, and how what is often referred to as a slipped disc - should really be called a herniationAn abnormal protrusion (sticking out) of tissue or prolapseDisplacement of part of the b ... Read on »
6 types of pain that you must not ignore by VidyaSury Facebook Posted Sun 07 Aug 2011 3:23am Pain can be....well, painful. How painful, though? Could it be just an everyday ache or a precursor to a bigger health problem? Whatever it is, here is a list of six types of pain you must not ignore, simply because the pain could be telling you about an underlying health issue in your body. Can you imagine ignoring the warning of ... Read on »
Low back pain, leg pain and Chiropractic: the only way to go! by Carol Grant Posted Wed 23 Jun 2010 4:16am 2 Comments Lower back pain which is accompanied by radiating leg pain is very common and Chiropractic is a fast way to treat the problem. The radiating pain only travels into the buttock and thigh, and doesn’t travel below the knee happens frequently and is a better prognosis for conservative care. And, commonly, the thigh pain is found in the back of the ... Read on »
Knee Pain? Leg Pain? Perhaps it Is Your Hammies! by Kathy .. Healthy Living Professional Posted Wed 30 Sep 2009 10:05pm During Disney marathon last year, I was running along happily enjoying the sites of Animal Kingdom when BAM! A shot of pain in my knee put me down, literally. I had to hobble the remaining six miles to the finish line afterwards, and I did so with tears in my eyes. Believe me, when you train and train and train and then get injured on race day ... Read on »
Back pain and leg pain: a common presentation by Carol Grant Posted Fri 14 May 2010 3:48am Lower back pain which is accompanied by radiating leg pain is a very common presentation.  The radiating pain only travels into the buttock and thigh, and doesn’t travel below the knee happens frequently and is a better prognosis for conservative care.  And, most commonly, the thigh pain is found in the back of the thigh, rather than in the fro ... Read on »
Uncovering the True Source of Pain, Then Unlearning It! by Susan H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted Wed 09 Feb 2011 6:32am Guest Post by Howard Schubiner, MD Author: Unlearn Your Pain Holly’s story: “The spring of my sophomore year in high school, things were going well. I was a straight-A student, had a job, and had just gotten two new puppies. However, everything changed in May that year. Over the course of one week, I was struck with severe lower leg pain, ... Read on »
Neurosurgery for pain management by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook Posted Mon 30 Jan 2012 6:30am This article discusses common forms of intractable painPain that is not relieved by ordinary treatment. that can be treated with modern neurosurgery techniques. This will be of help to anyone who is suffering from pain which is not controlled using pain killers. The ... Read on »
Got Chronic Pain & Can’t Get Pain Meds? Here’s What You Need to Know by Bob Aronson Patient Expert Posted Tue 10 Dec 2013 1:20am By Bob Aronson Chronic pain is of major interest to me because I suffer from it and have been denied treatment as well.  I have an established record as a sufferer and one who has tried a wide range of alternatives to the “controlled substances” the medical profession is so reluctant to prescribe.  I unders ... Read on »
Peripheral Arterial Disease of the Legs - Overview by Encompass Network Partners .. Posted Thu 21 May 2009 12:00am What is peripheral arterial disease of the legs? Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is narrowing or blockage of arteries that results in poor blood flow to your arms and legs. When you walk or exercise, your leg muscles do not get enough blood and you can get painful cramps. Peripheral arterial disease is also called peripheral vascular dis ... Read on »
Growing Pains by Tina G. Patient Expert Posted Sun 14 Feb 2010 2:57pm When Madeline (now 14)  was youngershe used to wake up in the middle of the night complaining that her legs were hurting her. We took her to the doctor to see what was wrongonly to be told that it was ‘growing pains’. We wanted to make sure that it wasn’t  joint pain she was suffering from. I remember her saying that she wished she would f ... Read on »