Therapies

New Treatment Option for Tendon Injury Mediated Shoulder Pain, Tennis Elbow

New Treatment Option for Tendon Injury Mediated Shoulder Pain, Tennis Elbow The shoulder has an enormous range of motion, and that mobility is used repeatedly in daily life, to say nothing of sports. Yet to achieve free motion, the shoulder has to sacrifice stability and strength. Instead of being a snug joint held together by strong ligaments, the shoulder has to depend on muscles and tendons for much of its stability and strength as well as its mobility. A tendon is a...

Back Ache Relieving Shoe Pad/ Insole has no Benefit

Back Ache Relieving Shoe Pad/ Insole has no Benefit Shoe insoles (or inserts) are devices placed inside shoes that may vary from over–the–counter foam or rubber inserts to custom made orthotics. The therapeutic objective of shoe inserts is the reduction of back pain. Insoles or heel pads can be used to prevent the tendon from having to stretch fully with each step as normally happens. Insoles are often made of cork, plastic, rubber or a gel-like...

8 Week Yoga Regimen for Heart Rehabilitation

8 Week Yoga Regimen for Heart Rehabilitation Yoga is an ancient Indian practice that involves meditation, spiritual discipline, stretching, diet, breath control, and sound. There are many scientific studies showing that yoga can decrease blood pressure, heart rate, and anxiety, and suggesting the benefits of yoga in a variety of medical conditions. It is becoming increasingly common to find yoga classes being offered in medical centers....

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Shown Effective for Insomnia

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (Cbt) Shown Effective for Insomnia Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) is based on the idea that how we think (cognition), how we feel (emotion) and how we act (behavior) all interact together. Specifically, our thoughts determine our feelings and our behavior. Therefore, negative thoughts can cause us distress and result in problems. It is nothing but is a kind of psychotherapy used to treat depression, anxiety disorders, phobias,...

Suggestions for Improved Sleep

Suggestions for Improved Sleep 1.Set a regular time to go to bed and a regular time to wake up: Regularity is a key component to improving sleep. The patient must set these times and adhere to them as diligently as possible. A patient who cannot fall asleep within a reasonable period of time should get out of bed, leave the bedroom, and do something non-stimulating, for some this would be watching a late night talk show on...

Effectiveness and Safety of Erythropoiesis Stimulating /Anemia Drugs are Questionable

Effectiveness and Safety of Erythropoiesis Stimulating /Anemia Drugs are Questio Hemoglobin (Hgb) is the major substance in red blood cells, and its level indicates the blood’s ability to carry oxygen throughout the body. Studies have shown that low hemoglobin, which may result in anemia, is more common among patients with heart failure than it is among people in the general population. As many as 25 percent to 60 percent of heart failure patients have anemia, defined as...

Airway Bypass: Treatment Option for Emphysema Lung Disease

Airway Bypass: Treatment Option for Emphysema Lung Disease Long-term exposure to air pollution, both in the home and outdoors, is known to increase the risk of chronic respiratory illness in children. Chronic respiratory diseases are asthma, chronic cough, chronic bronchitis, emphysema and chronic obstructive airways diseases.Probably the most important exposures are to environmental tobacco smoke, but in many developing countries domestic cooking and...

Unnecessary Antibiotic Use for Pneumonia Treatment Should be Reviewed

ImageUnnecessary Antibiotic Use for Pneumonia Treatment Should be Reviewed Pneumonia is usually a complication of a cold. Although, colds can be passed from person to person, bacterial pneumonia is not considered contagious. Pneumonia is a disease which results from the infection of the air passages and lungs by certain germs.When a person has pneumonia, lung tissue can fill with pus and other fluid, which makes it difficult for oxygen in the lung's air sacs to reach...

Treatment of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary / Airway / Lung Disorder (Copd) by Combo Therapy ,Shown Effective

Treatment of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary / Airway / Lung Disorder (Copd) by Co In patients with COPD, even moderate but certainly more severe COPD, each breath is something they have to focus on. They have to understand what they can and can't do within the course of the day, based on their breathing,The leading cause of COPD is smoking, which can lead to the two most common forms of this disease, emphysema and chronic bronchitis.Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD...

Prevention of Recurrent Colorectal Adenomas (Colorectal or Colon or Bowel Cancer)

Prevention of Recurrent Colorectal Adenomas (Colorectal /Colon / Bowel Cancer) w Most cases of colon cancer begin as small, noncancerous (benign) clumps of cells called adenomatous polyps. Over time some of these polyps become cancerous.Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States. However, the number of new cases of colorectal cancer and the number of deaths due to colorectal cancer has decreased, which is attributed to increased...

Regular Massage May Make You Feel Relaxed, Reduce Muscle Soreness / Osteoarthritis Knee Pain as A Natural Painkillers Even Boosts Your Immune System

Regular Massage May Make You Feel Relaxed, Reduce Muscle Soreness / Osteoarthrit Massage consists of gentle stroking, kneading or mild stretching of the muscles either while in a seated position (chair massage) or a full-body massage while lying on a table. Massage may be done through one's clothing or on exposed skin.In professional settings, massage involves the client being treated while lying on a massage table, sitting upright in a massage chair, or lying on a pad on the...

Radiation Therapy for Childhood Cancer may Have Risk for Further Development of Tumor at CNS

Radiation Therapy for Childhood Cancer may Have Risk for Further Development of Radiation is everywhere - in soil, water, food, building materials, and even our own bodies. Too much of it can be harmful, but in the right amounts, radiation has many uses. It can be used to make X-rays, create electricity, and even power submarines. And radiation can also be used to help people with cancer.Radiation therapy (say: ray-dee-ay-shun ther-ah-pee) is one form of treatment for kids...

More Targeted Skin Cancer Treatment Therapies Identified

More Targeted Skin Cancer Treatment Therapies Identified In the US alone, one million Americans will be diagnosed with the disease this year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).Skin cancer is a malignant tumor that grows in the skin cells and strikes more people worldwide than any other form of cancer.It is important to examine your skin on a regular basis, and become familiar with moles, and other skin conditions, in...