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Natural Ways to Get Relief from Painful Muscle Cramps

As a kid, I loved the funny sound of “charley horse.” Somewhere along the line, I learned that the term…

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Poultice for a Door-Pinched Hand

Did you close a door or a drawer on your finger? Ouch! We feel your pain. What you need is…

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Will Surgery Help Your Back Pain—Or Make It Worse? How to Tell

Does your back hurt…and has your doctor suggested that surgery might help? If so, don’t be too quick to take…

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Oh, My Aching Foot! Help for Common Causes of Foot and Leg Pain

The average person walks the equivalent of four times around the world in his/her lifetime. No wonder foot problems plague…

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The Painkiller Trap

These popular drugs can muddle your thinking and make your pain worse. If you have ever suffered from severe pain,…

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Quick Fix for a Stiff Neck

Ever since you got up this morning, you can't nod your head yes or no because it hurts. What a…

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Leek-y Relief for Sprain Pain

If you gave yourself a sprained ankle or wrist, complete with an ugly bruise, here's a liniment to soothe the…

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The Foot Massage for Back Pain

Is your back out of whack? If your pain seems due to stress (and most back pain is caused by…

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Chronic Rectal Pain — Treatment that Works

Unique Biofeedback Technique Treats Painful Condition A surprisingly common problem not often talked about in polite company, as they say,…

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Medical Mudslinging: Does Vertebroplasty Help Your Back Pain?

Is Vertebroplasty a Sham Procedure? Our Experts Weigh In For this story, I am going to give you the punch…

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Why Doctors Hate Chiropractors

Is Chiropractic Care a Visionary Form of Health-Care Reform? If you’ve ever complained of a terrifically sore neck or lingering…

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Coffee Relieves Pain

The caffeine in coffee raises the body’s level of dopamine, which causes pleasurable sensations that counteract pain. Caffeine also narrows…

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How To Ease Pain With Prolotherapy

A medical procedure that "tricks" the body into healing itself, prolotherapy treats acute or chronic pain from damaged ligaments, tendons…

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Say Good-Bye to Back Pain

More than 80% of Americans will experience at least one episode of low-back pain during their lives. Here’s how to…

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Milk Bath for Sunburn

The first few sun exposures of the year can be real stingers. When you've gotten a little more sun than…