A number of complementary and alternative treatments are used to relieve back pain. Complementary means it is used together with conventional medicine. Alternative means it is done in place of conventional medicine.
Acupuncture is now a common alternative treatment for certain kinds of pain. It involves inserting small needles or exerting pressure on certain "energy" points in the body. When the pins have been placed successfully, the patient is supposed to experience...Read more
Full Question: I have migraines that cause my face to go numb, both my legs to go weak and get pins and needles and burning sensations. I... Read more »
Full Question: I started getting headaches late 2009 sharp, shooting pain in the top of my head and numbness in my face that passed when... Read more »
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Full Question:My 20 year old daughter is having migraines occasionally. Her speech is affected by them. Is this very common? She thinks... Read more »
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