Early detection is critical to treating and recovering from breast cancer. Statistics show that about one in eight women in the United States will develop invasive breast cancer during their lifetime. Each year, tens of thousands of women die from this deadly disease, making it one of the leading causes of death among women. According to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, however, ...Continue Reading →
Back pain is one of the world’s leading causes of disability. Each year, millions of people suffer from pain in their back, resulting in billions of dollars of lost productivity. It’s difficult to work when you suffer from back pain, so many people stay home rather than going to work when they experience it. But if you’re hoping to alleviate your back pain, ...Continue Reading →
What resolution have you made for 2019? According to Statista, improving one’s health and wellness is the single most common New Year’s resolution. Each year, more people make a personal goal of improving their health than any other resolution. Unfortunately, only about one in 10 actually achieve their goal. With the right approach, however, you can improve your health in 2019.
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Shin splints are one of the most common types of physical injuries from which runners and other athletes suffer. Also known as medial tibial stress syndrome (MTSS), it’s characterized by pain and inflammation on the inside edge of the shinbone. Like hundreds of other bones in our bodies, the shinbone is supported by connective muscle tissue. When you run, jog or even walk, ...Continue Reading →
It’s difficult to describe the debilitating pain caused by migraines without experiencing it firsthand. Nearly everyone has had a headache at some point in their life. About 15% of the general population, however, regularly suffers from severe, recurrent headaches. Known as migraines, they typically begin during adolescence and become progressively worse over time. According to the Migraine Research Foundation (MRF), chronic migraines ...Continue Reading →