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2014-07-23 23:11:42

Improvement in Headaches Following Improved Cervical Curve Through Chiropractic Bio-Physics Pembroke Pines, FL (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Millions of Americans visit their medical doctors each year complaining of headaches and migraines, hoping for quick and easy bandaid to their sometimes-debilitating headaches. Not surprisingly, most patients are sent home after a brief exam and a prescription for medication. According to a BioMed Central study which evaluated referral patterns of primary...

2014-07-23 12:31:49

LONDON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Neurostimulation: Technologies and Global Marketshttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2070063/Neurostimulation-Technologies-and-Global-Markets.htmlREPORT HIGHLIGHTSThe global neurostimulation devices market is expected to reach $3.8 billion in 2013 and $4.1 billion in 2018, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 1.5%.This report provides:An overview of the global market for...

2014-07-22 08:32:45

FAIRFIELD, Conn., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An estimated 2.3 million people worldwide live with multiple sclerosis (MS) each day, a debilitating disease that can often cause severe pain, muscle spasms, poor circulation, anxiety, stress and clinical depression. Although not a substitute for regular MS treatment, massage therapy is an effective, complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) that can alleviate such symptoms and in turn, help to pacify the disease....

2014-07-21 23:09:48

Dry needling is a procedure where physical therapists insert a needle into a muscle to help alleviate pain and treat a variety of conditions. Newport News, Va. (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Tidewater Physical Therapy is pleased to announce that 14 of its clinicians have earned their dry needling certification and the innovative treatment for pain is now being offered in 11 of its clinics from Virginia Beach to Richmond. “Having so many of our clinicians earn this certification and being able...

2014-07-21 16:25:53

ATLANTA, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than one in five adults in the U.S. have arthritis, and 60% are under age 65. The number of people with arthritis is continuing to increase making it more important than ever to communicate to them often overlooked pain management options. Everyone knows physical activity and weight management are good for overall health, but not many people know the positive impact they can have on...

2014-07-21 12:25:43

CINCINNATI, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An estimated 2.3 million people worldwide live with multiple sclerosis (MS) each day, a debilitating disease that can often cause severe pain, muscle spasms, poor circulation, anxiety, stress and clinical depression. Although not a substitute for regular MS treatment, massage therapy is an effective, complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) that can alleviate such symptoms and in turn, help to pacify the disease....

2014-07-20 23:02:11

ReportsnReports.com adds “Cebranopadol (Neuropathic Pain) - Forecast and Market Analysis to 202” to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 20, 2014 Neuropathic pain (NP) is defined as a disorder of the sensorimotor system and is distinctly different from nociceptive pain, which is a consequence of trauma, injury, or inflammation. The main difference between neuropathic and nociceptive pain is the absence of a continuous nociceptive input in neuropathic pain. Although the term neuropathic...

2014-07-18 08:22:19

MIAMI, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Richmond Private Equity Group Limited announced today that its "portfolio company", National Med Care Ltd, a Salt Lake City Utah, based pharmaceutical marketing firm has entered into an agreement with Taking You Forward Inc., a Cebu Philippines based BPO firm to form a joint venture for the marketing of its compound pharmaceutical products in the United States. Under the terms of the agreement, Taking You Forward will provide 400 call center...

2014-07-17 23:12:25

Doctor Francesca Marino of LeBlanc Spine & Nerve recently announced a new knee pain treatment option for patients looking for less invasive options. Layfayette, LA (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Knee pain is a condition that affects millions of Americans. This condition often leads to knee replacement surgery which can be expensive and have lifestyle altering consequences. Many patients are looking for alternative treatments, and recent medical advances look to be promising. When contacted...

2014-07-17 23:10:11

Dr. Pechak of the Perio & Implant Center of the Monterey Bay & Palo Alto, California, recently completed his 50th gum recession procedure using the Chao Pinhole Surgical Technique ®. This procedure is minimally invasive involving no blades, cutting, scalpels, or stitches. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Dr. Jochen Pechak, a Board Certified Periodontist and founder of the Perio & Implant Centers of Palo Alto and Monterey Bay, California, is celebrating his 50th...


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Cryosurgery
2013-04-30 10:04:11

Cryosurgery is the use of extreme cold to remove unhealthy and irregular tissues from the body. Cryosurgery is a non-invasive form of surgery that leaves hardly any scarring, has a low cost and minimal pain. When to Use Cryosurgery Cryosurgery has commonly been used to treat a lot of skin conditions; malignant and benign. It is also used to treat warts, moles, skin tags, solar keratosis, and Morton’s Neuroma. Liver cancer, prostate cancer, lung cancer, oral cancers, cervical disorders...

Cold Compression Therapy
2013-03-04 15:59:27

Cold Compression Therapy is used to reduce pain and edema (swelling) for instances such as soft tissue injuries, strains, sprains, or post-surgical therapy. As the name suggests, the therapy includes the application of cold (cryotherapy) but also includes the principles of R.I.C.E. (Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation). Cryotherapy, application of cold or ice to the painful area, lowers the metabolic rate of the tissue and prevents further injury to the site from the inflammatory...

Cystoscopy
2013-01-18 11:39:08

Cystoscopy is a medical procedure to explore the bladder with a cytoscope, a small camera with magnification. The bladder is accessed by the cytoscope through the urethra. This procedure is used as a diagnostic tool for the medical provider. Reasons for Procedure There are several complaints from patients that would make this procedure a consideration of the medical provider. Patients that present with chronic urinary tract infections, decrease in bladder control, abnormal urine...

Heat Therapy
2012-12-31 12:08:31

Heat therapy is a treatment in the medical field to relieve pain and improve over health. It can be a therapy used only once, repeatedly in rehabilitation sessions, or as part of an after-care routine in sports medicine. It can be delivered in many forms with success in all. How the Heat Helps As heat is introduced to the area, the temperature will increase beginning from the outer layer and moving deeper into the tissues. After the change in temperature, the blood vessels in the area of...

Palpation
2012-11-26 20:39:45

Palpation is a technique used by a physician or medical provider during a physical examination. By placing hands on a patient, data can be gathered that is otherwise unknown by visualization only. What Information it Provides Information such as the temperature of the skin, the moistness or dryness of the skin, the shape of a structure, the location of pain, the radiation of the pain, the quality of function, strength of a structure, amount of swelling, sensation, circulation and so...

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