Pain Relief

  • Ice Wraps
    The first step towards healing an injured part of the body is to ascertain whether or not it should be put on ice. Broken bones, torn ligaments and ruptured tendons should be put immediately on ice, ....
  • Natural Antioxidants
    Antioxidants work like soldiers to guard our bodies against damage from outside forces. Until recently, not many outside the nutritional industry understood the importance of antioxidants in our fight....
  • Cancer Pain Management
    The pain associated with cancer can leave patients with very little energy and feeling very crestfallen. Not only does cancer cause your body to devote most of its energy to fighting the cancer, but t....
  • Natural Arthritis Remedies
    The recent scare among arthritis sufferers involving Vioxx has many people scrambling for alternate methods to relieve the symptoms of arthritis. Vioxx is an anti-inflammatory drug that was prescribed....
  • Compression Therapies
    There are many different types of compression therapies to choose from, depending on the nature of the injury. The two main types are "3-4 layer" compression bandaging and elastic graduated compressi....
  • Shoulder Wraps
    Shoulder wraps are instrumental in dealing with shoulder pain and injury. When cold, these wraps help with any feelings of pain and discomfort. When tightly wrapped around the shoulder, they prevent....
  • Arthritis Relief
    Arthritic joints can make life very difficult for once-active people. According to the Arthritis Foundation, half of Americans with arthritis think there's nothing they can do about it. There are a gr....
  • Myofascial Pain Syndrome
    Myofascial Pain Syndrome can be characterized by extremely sensitive trigger points that can be anywhere on the body but are usually located in the back or neck. These trigger points can be caused by ....
  • Cox 2 Inhibitors
    COX-2 inhibitors are medicines that help ease inflammation without the negative gastrointestinal effects that some anti-inflammation drugs can have. Aspirin and other anti-inflammation medicines like ....
  • Compression Wraps
    The science behind a compression wrap is to maintain constant pressure on a specific area of the body over a long period of time. This pressure helps to reduce swelling and decrease the amount of blo....