Articles tagged with: Neck Pain Help Apache Junction AZ
Many things cause neck pain including bad posture, pinched nerves, and stress. No matter what the cause, you will want the neck pain gone. The faster you can relieve the pain, the better and if you can do it at home it is all the better. Therefore, here are four things you can do in your home without seeing a doctor to relive your pain.
#1: Ice the Neck -
A simple ice pack will help reduce inflammation from overworked neck muscles. If you can find one, a gel ice pack will stay cold longer. However, anything frozen will work. On...
For those who are considered to be ‘morbidly obese,’ weight loss becomes a life or death issue. If obesity is defined as having a body weight that exceed the ideal body weight by more that 20%, then those who are morbidly obese are over 100% of their ideal body weight.
Obesity Rates are Skyrocketing -
With the amazing abundance of weight loss programs, pills, books and DVDs being pumped out by the billion dollar diet industry, you’d think that we’d be the slimmest, trimmest country in the world. But obesity...
Back pain is one of the most common ailments in adults. Most people will suffer from some form of back pain at some point in their lives. Often the pain is just nagging, causing some discomfort that can be relieved by a bit of rest and an over-the-counter pain reliever. Other forms of back pain can be far more acute, limiting the patient’s range of motion. When pain lingers for longer than three months it is considered chronic.
What causes back pain? -
The pain can be the result of injury caused by many things including:
Everyone gets a minor injury from time to time. It may be something as simple as a small cut to a minor fall. There are a few ways to treat these injuries if the person that is there wants to try. It may seem scary to deal with an injury, but it doesn’t have to be.
Treating Minor Injuries
Most cuts and scrapes are considered minor injuries. They may be a little scary if it’s on a child, but they are generally easily treated.
The first thing that will need to be done is to clean the cut or scrape. This is a...
There are many people that will tell you that they have back pain, but they may not know how to prevent it or make it better once they have it. If you are one of these people, then you are probably looking for an answer on what you can do and what you may need to know about back pain.
Kinds of Back Pain
There are many kinds of back pain and it can be in many different places. There is lower back pain that many people deal with after a long day at work or a long day sitting at their home. It may also happen after lifting...
Unless you live in a bubble you have certainly heard the ads that tout spinal decompression therapy. For all the hype on the radio or television it is difficult to understand exactly what spinal decompression is, much less how it works. We all grasp that this technique involves applying traction to the spine, somehow, but what it does and how it does it remain a mystery to most. Here is a primer to help you be one of the people in the know about this popular spinal treatment.
What is Spinal Decompression?
Simply put, spinal decompression...