David Greene

Dealing With Shingles

Shingles is sometimes looked at as the adult version of chickenpox, but it is really a different illness altogether, despite the point that it comes from the same source. Medical science to this day does not know the reason that the herpes zoster virus, which

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When Sciatica Strikes

The sciatic nerve is the largest single nerve in the human body. It is the longest and the widest. It starts in the lower back, just above the buttocks, and runs the length of your leg. It ends at the top of your foot in

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What Is Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?

Until recently, chronic fatigue syndrome, also called myalgic encephalomyelitis, is a disease that most people, including the medical community, assumed was a myth for many years. Persons with chronic fatigue syndrome do not look sick; they don’t have a fever or exhibit other signs of

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Natural Remedies for a Cold – Don’t Forget Bed Rest

If you’re looking for a natural remedy to combat a winter cold or the flu, you might want to think this through a little first. It is easy to assume there is something inherently better about a remedy found in nature, as opposed to one

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Implications of Leaving Your Pain Unchecked

Millions of Americans suffer from one form of disease or trauma-induced pain in one body part of the other. A large percentage of these people never get professional help for their conditions, choosing to instead depend on painkillers. This destructive habit can cause many other

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Your Mental Health Matters- 5 Ways to Take Better Care of it

Did you know that 1 in 5 adults in the United States suffers from mental health issues at some point in their lives? Yet, a considerable number never seek professional help. As a result of the stigma attached to mental health issues, many people find

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Is Pain Making You Angry?

Anger It is not easy to suffer from intermittent or ongoing pain. Anyone who is in pain knows there is an emotional aspect to suffering and it is not always a simple chain of circumstances. Some people bury their anger, but they are angry nonetheless.

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Uses for Trigger Point Injections

Trigger point injections are a form of treatment that can be useful for helping to manage pain. They are especially useful for treating musculoskeletal conditions. The injections provide a specific mixture of medication that can help to reduce pain and restore function. This article will

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Diagnosing Yourself Online

They call it Google University and it’s become the most widely used and – oops – the most widely misused education on the planet. It is, in fact, a blessing and a curse.   The promises of open-source technology, in fact, are indisputably making the

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Protect Your Ears

The importance of protecting your ears almost sounds – no pun intended – like an afterthought. We give our clear and unfailing attention to our eyes, considered our No. 1 most important sensory system. Meanwhile, as we age and hearing becomes difficult for many, it

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Natural Remedies for a Cold – Don’t Forget Bed Rest

If you’re looking for a natural remedy to combat a winter cold or the flu, you might want to think this through a little first. It is easy to assume there is something inherently better about a remedy found in nature, as opposed to one

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Lifestyle Changes To Reduce Pain

Do you suffer from intermittent or chronic pain? If so, there’s a small chance you’ve run into one of those lectures on alternative methods of pain management – those ideas that allow you to critically reduce your reliance (or dependence) on pharmaceutical drugs. If so,