Entries Tagged as 'Aches & Pains'

How Is Back Pain Diagnosed?

June 8th, 2012 · Comments Off

During the initial visit, your doctor will ask a series of questions in order to get a focused medical history and an exact description of your symptoms. Your doctor will also perform a physical examination. Taking a medical history and performing an exam will help the doctor identify the cause of your pain and also [...]

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Small Body Size and Bone Fractures Is There a Connection

December 22nd, 2011 · Comments Off

Can your body size predict your future risk of bone fractures? Past research shows this to be the case with hip fractures, but what about other fractures? A study, published in the July 18 issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine, examines the relationship between body size and fractures in elderly women.

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Neck Pain Check Your Symptoms

October 11th, 2011 · Comments Off

If you answer yes to any of the following questions, click on the “Yes” in front of the question for information about how soon to see a health professional.

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Sprain vs. Strain Post 2

October 4th, 2011 · Comments Off

Treating Your Injuries Let’s say you did everything you were supposed to do and despite your best efforts you still got injured. Here are some helpful hints and suggestions to get you on the road to recovery. Whether the injury is a sprain or a strain, the treatment is the same.

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Sprain vs. Strain Post 1

September 26th, 2011 · Comments Off

Sprains and strains are, without a doubt, the most common injuries suffered by sports enthusiasts, bar none. There isn’t an athlete or sports enthusiast out there who hasn’t experienced these injuries and the pain that goes along with it at least once in his or her life. Many people will use these terms synonymously, but [...]

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