Massage features as part of the broad discipline of medicine. This kind of treatment uses different techniques aiming to loosen soft tissues within the body. The therapeutic modality targets soft tissues because they are usually the places where stress affects the most. Folks who lead very stressful and busy lives commonly get joint pains, or occasionally in the overworked large areas, for example, back musculature, the neck and lower limbs. This marks the entry point for myofascial release therapy.
This ancient form of healing uses a variety of techniques to stimulate areas on the human body. The techniques use needles to gently prick and pierce the skin. A skilled acupuncturist will operate from a well-maintained medical center, and will use needles and other sorts of equipment that can be thrown away. A professional will be able to help you to take advantage of the many benefits of acupuncture.
Medical massage is the term used to describe an outcome-based massage. Generally, this is done as a specific treatment target to specific problems that a patient has. These are often given after a thorough evaluation has been done by a trained therapist with the outcome of an assessment being used as the basis for treatment. […]
Your eyesight is a precious gift and something that can easily be taken for granted. It is only when your eyesight begins to fail or you have problems with it that you realize what you have and what you have lost. Although all of us will experience deterioration in our vision as we age, there […]
If you have ever suffered from acne, you know how painful it can be. If the pain is not bad enough, you also get ugly scars. Acne can happen both to teenagers as well as adults. For some people, the acne eventually goes but the scar remains for a long time; for others, acne vulgaris […]
Eczema or atopic dermatitis usually appears on toddlers. This is a rash in the skin usually which occurs on the scalp and cheeks. Eczema toddler symptoms are rashes that seem to be dry, thickened and scaly or oozing red bumps when become infected. Eczema is irregular and is not contagious. Eczema toddler symptoms are very […]Continue →
Vertigo, which is an illusion of movement in relation to the environment, is commonly experienced as part of a migraine headache. Migraine is a disease characterized by periodic headaches, but patients often experience other symptoms, including dizziness. In some patients, dizziness can be the only symptom. The dizziness associated with migraines is called vertigo. Vertigo […]Continue →
For some people, the worst thing about a migraine is not the pain – it’s migraine nausea. Nausea and vomiting are two very distressing symptoms accompanying migraines in some people. About 80% of migraine sufferers get nauseous, but only 30% actually throw up. In rare occasions, a person may vomit so many times they actually […]Continue →
The term “protoelytic” means literally “protein dissolving”, and proteolytic enzymes do exactly that. They dissolve enzymes in the body, and there are a lot of them that carry out various different functions. Examples are the pepsidases, such as trypsin and chymotrypsin that help to break down the proteins in our food. Others generate blood clots […]Continue →
Released in 1929, Catalyn is the first multi-vitamin formula ever made. This article will explain the history and philosophy behind this simple, yet powerful product. Catalyn contains every nutrient that the body needs to function. When Catalyn was introduced, researchers had not yet discovered most of the vitamins and minerals we know today. Whenever they […]Continue →
Since the discovery of leptin in 1994, many have hoped that the hormone would be a promising weight-loss treatment for humans. Leptin acts as a signal to help the body decide when it has eaten enough food to feel full. The amount of leptin in the blood has been directly linked to body fat. After […]Continue →