Do you want to dance?
Most people love hearing these words, and wholeheartedly jump to the dance floor to twist and shout with the best of them. Some even take classes to learn to swing, tap, or ballroom dance. Others even train and compete. It’s big fun, and provides social interaction and exercise.
Orthopedic and Balance Therapy Specialists, on Thursday, held a ‘Get Rid of Neck Pain and Headaches’ workshop at their location in Valparaiso. Patients and interested members of the public were welcomed in to come and learn about common causes of neck pain and headaches, the biggest mistakes sufferers make, and what successful treatments are out there.
For the second consecutive year, Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Michigan City Safety Committee members collaborated with Purdue University North Central nursing program officials to offer a Community Disaster Preparedness Event, focusing on disaster planning and other safety measures, at the hospital Oct. 27. The program came about after hospital and university officials met to discuss ideas, which resulted this year in 45 future nurses choosing related topics and interactive activities to educate hospital staff members and the public. Peggy Rose, Purdue associate professor of nursing, said the effort “fits the essentials that guide our curriculum in terms of community and...
Yoga hasn’t taken the world by storm, but it has gained steadily in popularity in the last decade. Originally developed thousands of years ago, the practice of breathing, posing, and stretching offers a variety of important health benefits. Reduced stress and blood pressure, increased flexibility and stamina, greater balance, and a better understanding of breathing techniques are all fabulous results of practicing yoga.
When presenting to your dentist with a toothache or dental infection, you may find that your dentist refers you to an endodontist (Root canal specialist) for specialized care. You may ask the question, why am I being referred to an Endodontist?
One of the most difficult medical conditions to spell is also one of the most common. Plantar fasciitis is the most common cause of heel pain. A person is afflicted with this medical condition when the tissue tears in the long ligament that runs along the bottom of the foot, called the plantar fascia ligament. The resulting symptoms include pain and inflammation that can be acute and often ongoing.
It’s good to have options.
Individuals who suffer from a recurring medical condition, as well as those who experience an injury of one form or another, maintain the same overall goals; manage the pain, find a successful treatment option, and heal as quickly as possible. Fortunately, chiropractic care helps promote healing and strengthen the body by working on it in its entirety.
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