Tag: chronic pain

5 Reasons Why Your Jaw Is Sore

5 Reasons Why Your Jaw Is Sore

[ 0 ] 2013-01-11 | |

Even amongst the most inactive of people, the jaws are one part of the body that gets considerable use. Whether it be from speaking or eating, the muscles, ligaments and bones that make up the jaws are moved many times in a given day. The fact that nature has made the main jaw muscles as […]

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The Uses Of Medical Marijuana In Treating Pain

The Uses Of Medical Marijuana In Treating Pain

[ 0 ] 2012-11-23 | |

In medical science, the search is always on for new medications to treat what ails us. Researchers in universities and health centers evaluate many different chemicals to understand their potential uses in improving health. Pharmaceutical companies are eager to develop and make new medications available because they understand the enormous payback that can be realized […]

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Understanding What Nerve or Neuropathic Pain Is

Understanding What Nerve or Neuropathic Pain Is

[ 0 ] 2012-11-08 | |

For most of human history, physical pain has served an important role in preserving our well being and survival. Pain teaches every one of us the limits of our bodies. It teaches what it is in our environment that can cause injury. However, as humans have become a species more separated from the natural world, […]

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The Link Between Chronic Insomnia And Many Medical Conditions

The Link Between Chronic Insomnia And Many Medical Conditions

[ 1 ] 2012-07-19 | |

Suffering a poor night’s sleep is a very common experience, but one that we can generally tolerate well enough even though it can make the subsequent day a tough one. After a few nights of poor sleep, however, we will often start to feel much worse with symptoms that can include feeling physically ill and […]

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Seeking Back Pain Relief? How Not To Manage Back Pain

Seeking Back Pain Relief? How Not To Manage Back Pain

[ 1 ] 2012-04-27 | |

One of the most common health issues that can dramatically degrade our quality of life is the presence of persistent pain. Chronic pain can make our everyday lives, including our work lives, both frustrating and difficult. It can also lead to isolation and depression as we battle the pain day after day. Over time, chronic […]

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Understanding Why Irritable Bowel Syndrome Does Not Go Away

Understanding Why Irritable Bowel Syndrome Does Not Go Away

[ 1 ] 2012-04-05 | |

Some of the most intense physical discomfort we will experience can arise from problems with our stomachs and the intestines. Both nausea and severe bloating can make it extremely difficult to focus on anything else but the discomfort we are feeling. If we add to that constipation with the significant pain that it causes or […]

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5 Health Benefits From Playing Video Games

5 Health Benefits From Playing Video Games

[ 1 ] 2011-12-22 | |

In the days leading up to the holiday season, the number of television ads marketing video games can become overwhelming. In both the West and the East alike, people with disposable income frequently choose to spend their entertainment dollars and free time on such games. Not surprisingly, the video game industry collects more than 10 […]

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