There are many benefits of ice in the management of musculoskeletal pain and swelling. Instructions for alcohol and water ice slushy, including ratio and amounts, and Karo syrup ice pack. Other ice pack options...
With gout, particularly recurring gout, you need to know which gout foods to eat and which to avoid. Here's a list of good gout foods and bad gout foods to help you break free from gout.
If you have a curved spine, but it's not bad enough for surgery, these three fixes may help you.
A severe Intramuscular Hematoma will need close management under the supervision of a health care provider, find out what you need to do if you experience a serious injury.
This piece conveys the angst and curiosity faced by a woman beset with unusual physical pain. She learns later that she needs total hip replacement surgery.
external fixation of a fracture As a home health nurse many patients have had surgically repaired fractures for one reason or another. Not only does it depend on where the fracture occurs but how best to treat the...
Personal stories and videos about toe fractures.
Shoulder impingement syndrome is a common condition and is responsible for a significant proportion of shoulder related doctor visits. Impingement can be a primary condition but is also a common secondary...
Arthritis can be seen on a knee x-ray if you know what to look for. This article shows multiple knee x-ray views and points out the signs of arthritis
The sesamoid bones may be small, but they can often be the cause of considerable pain. Inflammation of these bones is called sesamoiditis.