: In an episode of his new Netflix show “Bill Nye Saves the World,” Nye debunks myths about alternative medicine.
Think you know fact from fiction in chronic pain? Read this slideshow to see.
Spring brings warm weather and outdoor adventures. A change in season can also bring new muscle and joint pain. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are often recommended as a short-term solution to relieve the pain. NSAIDs work on hormonel...
If you are a person living with chronic pain, like me, you have probably been examined, evaluated, and diagnosed by a doctor that practices Western medicine referred to as conventional (traditional) or mainstream.
You can treat chronic pain with many kinds of approaches. Read about the differences here.
Credit: iStock If you experience chronic pain then you know how difficult it can be to face life knowing that from the moment you wake up, you will have a level of suffering that can make living life and enjoying life incredibly difficult. Here are s...
AS is incurable, but treatment advances can control pain and stiffness. The American College of Rheumatology’s treatment goal is to ease symptoms and preserve normal posture, flexibility, and the ability to work and enjoy life.
Arthritis, per the Arthritis Foundation, is an informal term for joint disease. Arthritis refers to degenerative musculoskeletal changes in joints. There are at least 100 types of arthritis and related conditions.
Only 21 percent of Americans meet the recommended levels of physical activity for health according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Lack of exercise can contribute to joint pain in both adults and children. Joint pain can then ...