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Ankle Injury Treatment : Surviving the Next Day

Our ankles play a vital role for our everyday lives; supporting the weight of our body and serving as the hinges for our feet and legs. They are the essential body structures that allow our feet to move with full mobility so we can walk or run smoothly.

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Headache Help: Your Crash Course to Relief

Got a headache? Is your headache accompanied with nausea, vomiting and sometimes, sensitivity to light and sound? The experience can be very debilitating, affecting your overall daily routine. According to Transport Canada, 59% of Canadian adults report some kind of headache while 30% said they suffer from tension-type head pains. Only 17% reported their headaches as true migraines.

Headache is characterized by pain in the scalp, head, and neck or in all of these areas and if often musculoskeletal. Treatment for headache depends on the type and level of pain.

Pain relievers are usually our first resort, but often just mask the symptoms. Do you know that there are options to ease your headache without medication and permanently address its underlying causes? If you want to avoid medication or, if medication itself isn’t working anymore for you, keep reading, here are the things that you can do.

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4 Steps to Choosing the Best Knee Pain Brace for You

That pain in your knee limits your ability to work, walk and even do the things you used to. It could be a scary experience but with good strength training, proper activity modification, effective rehabilitation techniques along with the use of the right knee pain brace, your healing process can be accelerated.

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Oops! Top 6 Mistakes People Make with a Recent Shoulder Injury

A shoulder injury is a serious problem that brings both physical and emotional frustrations. As you move your arm (or arms) at a certain direction, you may hear a popping sound followed by an agonizing pain around your shoulder. This state obviously needs the right treatment, A.S.A.P

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Ten Actions to Effectively Manage Your Osteoarthritis Pain – Today

Osteoarthritis, a condition characterized by disabling joint pains, impairs millions of individuals across the globe. It is not a big surprise why many resort to whatever they think work for their condition; from medication, to therapy, online cures, to snake venom, yes snake venom!

Today we look at ten effective approaches toward managing your osteoarthritis pain.

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Four Ways Massage Therapy Can Stop Sciatica Pain

Ouch! You can’t ignore that biting, shooting pain that tingles down one side of your lower back, through your buttocks and down each leg. This debilitating pain is caused when a sciatic nerve is inflamed as a result of an injury such as a pinched nerve, poor posture, or a slipped disc.

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