Ulcerative Colitis

What Is Ulcerative Colitis: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

Ulcerative colitis (UC) is a type of inflammatory bowel disease that only affects the large intestine, inside lining or colon. It causes irritation and inflammation that eventually leads to sores in the lining called ulcers. It can be debilitating and can sometimes lead to life-threatening complications. Although UC is an...

Barrett’s Esophagus

Barrett’s Esophagus

One type of GERD or gastroesophageal reflux disease is Barrett’s Esophagus which is a serious disease that individuals should always look out for - especially those who have GERD. This condition involves the tissues lining the esophagus to actually change into tissues that resemble the ones that are lining the...

Strained calf rehab tips

How to Rehab a Strained Calf

Before learning the different ways you can treat a strained calf, the most important question first would be: what is a strained calf? The strained calf is a rare injury in your calf muscle. It is found at the back of your lower leg that consists of two muscles: gastrocnemius...

Benefits of Physical Therapy

When it comes to dealing conditions that are limiting an individual’s mobility, physical therapy is a pretty good choice. But not everyone favors physical therapy. There are some patients who would consider surgery as their first choice of treatment since they believe it’s the fastest way to recovery. What’s good...

Mild or sharp pain in your groin muscle is caused by Groin Muscle Strain

What to do if you pull your groin muscle?

The groin muscle is located in the area of the stomach that is connected to the legs. But when you put too much pressure or stress in this portion of your body, there is a tendency that the muscle gets torn or over-stretch that can lead to a groin strain...

A pulled pelvic muscle or a pulled groin to be specific is an injury caused by a tear in the adductor muscles or when the inner thigh muscles are overworked or stretched.Its symptoms depend on the degree of the injury.The first thing you need to do to treat this kind of injury is to give it time to rest, for sever cases, it is advised to see a medical expert.

Pulled Pelvic Muscle: Causes and Recovery

A pulled pelvic muscle or a pulled groin is an injury caused by a tear in the abductor muscles or when the inner thigh muscles are overworked or stretched. Usually, this type of injury happens to athletes or to individuals who are engaging in activities that involve large movements such...

Sciatica is back pain which usually starts from the lower back. Physical therapy is an effective approach to treating sciatica. Choosing the right physical therapist for a specific condition is essential. As a result, one could expect a really effective and long-lasting pain relief.

Physical Therapy for Sciatica

Pain comes in different forms. It may also come in various levels - mild, sharp, severe, etc. Feeling even a slight amount of pain would really make us feel bad. That is why we would normally exhaust all means just to get rid of the pain. Some pain doesn’t last...

Compression sleeves for elbow

Compression sleeves for your elbow. Do they work?

Living an active lifestyle or doing intensive sports make you prone to injuries. This is why fitness experts would always recommend the use of support sleeves to save one from straining which could lead to muscle pain and aches. I’m pretty sure you’ve already seen some athletes most especially bodybuilders...

Lupus pain natural relief

6 Ways to Find Natural Relief from Lupus Pain

Lupus is a long-term autoimmune disease, wherein the body attacks normal and healthy tissues. It causes inflammation, damaging internal organs, the skin, joints, and many other parts of the body. The inflammation is quite painful and causes suffering to those who are dealing with this condition. Facts About Lupus 90%...

Acid Reflux

Acid Reflux: What It Is, the Causes, Symptoms, and Remedies

Acid reflux, also called heartburn, acid indigestion, and pyrosis, is the burning sensation felt in the lower part of the chest. This happens when the acidic content in the stomach flows back up to the esophagus. And, this burning pain usually takes place after eating a meal. What causes acid...