Musculoskeletal disorder
Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) are injuries or pain in the body's joints, ligaments, muscles, nerves, tendons, and structures that support limbs, neck and back. MSDs are degenerative diseases and in...
Musculoskeletal disorder - Wikipedia
Chiropractic neck adjustment has been linked to vision loss
Chiropractic neck adjustment has been linked to vision loss.
New Treatments For Arthritis Look Promising
The new treatments for Arthritis are very promising.
Fibromyalgia Mystery Finally Solved! Researchers Find Main Source of Pain in Blood Vessels
by Donna Ker Leesley, Researchers Find Main Source of Pain in Blood Vessels. Researchers have found the main source of pain in Fibromyalgia patients, and contrary to what many believe, it does not …
How To Get A Deep Piriformis Stretch To Get Rid of Sciatica, Hip & Lower Back Pain
Many people suffer from lower back pain that spreads downward to the limbs and feet. This can often be alleviated by doing a deep piriformis stretch – a stretch that releases tight piriformis muscles,...
Put a Bar of Soap Under Your Sheets and See What Happens
Soap is cheap and readily available. Who knew that aside from cleaning your skin, this everyday personal care item can also be your nightly companion in your desire to spend sufficient amounts of time...
How this granny got her spine back
At 85 years young, Anna Pesce discovered yoga, which transformed her life and her body. Anna suffered from decades of severe scoliosis and was even wheelchai...
Understanding fibromyalgia: causes, symptoms and treatment
While there is no cure for fibromyalgia, there are things you can do to control symptoms.
This new injectable foam can repair and regrow degenerating bones
Researchers in France have developed a special kind of injectable foam that could be a significant help in repairing bones damaged by degenerative diseases such as osteoporosis.
AC Joint Dislocation Treatment Could Get Lot Easier: Study
Acromio-clavicular joint dislocation, most common form of shoulder dislocation, gets treated by surgery. Now, a new research has come up with another option, which is to wear a sling and undergo rehab...
How To Stop Attacking Yourself: 9 Steps To Heal Autoimmune Disease.
It appears connected to almost every known chronic disease—from heart disease to cancer, diabetes to obesity, autism to dementia, and even depression. Other inflammatory diseases such as allergies, as...
9 Surprising Foods That Cause Gout
Gout is a form of very painful arthritis, caused by uric acid crystal buildup in joints. The inflammation comes on suddenly and usually affects the big toe, though it can also swell up whole feet, ank...
Health Experts Speculate 3 Factors Behind Fibromyalgia
Fibromyalgia is a disorder that is characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain. Many people can get confused about the actual meaning of a fibromyalgia diagnosis, thinking it is simply a 'catchal...
Fibromyalgia
Fibromyalgia is a syndrome that affects 5-10 million Americans. As Dr. Holly Atkinson explains in the video above, Fibromyalgia is seen mostly in women and symptoms include fatigue, widespread pain, s...
Osteoarthritis - Relief for Joints Besieged by Arthritis
“People with osteoarthritis are relying more and more heavily on surgery,” Dr. David T. Felson, a rheumatologist and epidemiologist at Boston University School of Medicine, told me. “The rate o...
Osteoarthritis - What is osteoarthritis, and what can you do about it?, Options for those ...
If you live long enough — that is, beyond 50 or 60 — chances are one or more of your joints, probably your knees or hips, will become arthritic. And if pain or stiffness begin to seriously limit your ...
Arthritis
Arthritis (from Greek arthro-, joint + -itis, inflammation; plural: arthritides) is a form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints.There are over 100 different forms of arth...
Arthritis - Wikipedia
Connective tissue disease
A connective tissue disease is any disease that has the connective tissues of the body as a target of pathology. Connective tissue is any type of biological tissue with an extensive extracellular mat...
Joint dislocation
A joint dislocation, or luxation, occurs when there is an abnormal separation in the joint, where two or more bones meet. A partial dislocation is referred to as a subluxation. Dislocations are often ...
Joint dislocation - Wikipedia
Neuromuscular disease
Neuromuscular disease is a very broad term that encompasses many diseases and ailments that impair the functioning of the muscles, either directly, being pathologies of the muscle, or indirectly, bein...
Osteopathy
Osteopathy (from Greek ὀστέον, "bone" and -πάθεια, "disease of") is a type of alternative medicine. It is an alternative medical approach emphasizing the physical manipulation of the muscle tissue and...
Chiropractic
Chiropractic is a form of alternative medicine that emphasizes diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mechanical disorders of the musculoskeletal system, especially the spine, under the belief that th...
Chiropractic - Wikipedia
Chondropathy
In medicine, chondropathy refers to a disease of the cartilage. It is frequently divided into 5 grades, with 0-2 defined as normal, and 3-4 defined as diseased.
Some common diseases affecting/invo...
Joint disorders
An arthropathy is a disease of a joint.
Arthritis is a form of arthropathy that involves inflammation of one or more joints, while the term arthropathy may be used regardless of whether there is i...
Manual therapy
Manual therapy, manipulative therapy, or manual & manipulative therapy is a physical treatment primarily used by massage therapists, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, chiropractors, osteo...