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Drop Foot Orthopedic Devices

Posted on March 26, 2010

Drop foot is a medical condition of the foot that is usually caused by an injury, but in some cases it is caused by an illness. Drop foot is when the muscles, nerves and tendons, fail, not allowing the foot and ankle to bend properly. The toes are unable to… Read More

Acupuncture for Tendinitis

Posted on March 19, 2010

Acupuncture has been around for centuries, and has been used to cure many illnesses and injuries. Acupuncture is used for not only treating and illness, but also for people with chronic pain, such as tendonitis. Pain can be attributed to many problems including tendinitis. If you are diagnosed with tendinitis, acupuncture… Read More

Spa Seaweed Massage Cream

Posted on March 12, 2010

Seaweed and other matter from our oceans have been linked to healing for centuries. Since the 16th century Sea plants, sea salt, and even the soils of the ocean are used for healing purposes. These items are used to cure rheumatism, and even for general rehabilitation. Since those days, the… Read More

Lymphoma and Ear Pain

Posted on March 05, 2010

Lymphoma is a cancer of the lymph nodes. The lymph nodes are a small collection of tissue that houses white blood cells. These cells are the fighting agents to many viruses that attack the body. Having cancer to the lymph nodes is a serious and often terminal disease. The body… Read More

Items used when in an Acupuncture Treatment

Posted on February 26, 2010

Modern medicine uses acupuncture is an ancient form of healing practice. It originated in China many centuries ago, and in recent times has been used as an alternative to modern western medicine practices. Many people not only believe in acupuncture’s healing method, but also are fascinated by its deep and… Read More

Acupuncture and Wrinkles

Posted on February 19, 2010

Wrinkles are a normal part of the aging process in people. Many people, especially the rich and famous, choose to fight nature by getting cosmetic treatments... Botox and cosmetic surgery are two of the most common treatments to stop or to remove wrinkles from the neck and face. Another option… Read More

What is Acupuncture used for?

Posted on February 12, 2010

Acupuncture goes back at least 5000 years. Some historians believe it may go back as much as 7000 years. Acupuncture started in China, and then spread into Ancient Egypt, then over time into Western Europe, and the United States and Canada. Acupuncture is a health science proven to alleviate pain. Acupuncture… Read More

Ache Inside Knee

Posted on January 29, 2010

Knee pain is one of the most common complaints doctors hear about with regard to pain symptoms. This is because of increased interest in working out, jogging, and other physical activity. All these activities can be good for you overall, but it does increase the chances of getting knee injuries. The… Read More

Orthopedic Knee Scooter

Posted on January 22, 2010

Additional names for the orthopedic knee scooter are Roller Foot, Mobility Scooter and Knee Walker. The device is design to allow people who suffered a knee injury to be more mobile. The Knee scooter is an alternative to crutches, which are hard to operate, can cause pain in the arms… Read More