Two Types of Pain

There are Two Types of Pain: Which are You Suffering From? Though there are many back-pain conditions, such as sciatica, scoliosis, and a herniated disc, we can narrow them down to two basic categories: nerve-based pain and tissue-based pain. You may have one or the other, or you may have both. Some treatments will ease […]

Chronic Pelvis Pain

  Chronic pelvis pain can hit anyone. But women suffer the most, with as many as 1 in 7 at any given time by some estimates (and 1 in 4 while pregnant). Yes, it’s always a good idea to see a doctor to rule out disease for chronic pain issues. That’s why I’m going to […]

Unnecessary Back Surgery Procedure Causes Death

An Important and Disturbing Example Why You Must Beware of Back Surgery! In 2010, 68-year-old Lillian Kaulback had surgery for her severe back pain — a three-level spine fusion performed by Dr. Aria Sabit of Ventura, California. Kaulback developed a life-threatening infection following the surgery and lost her ability to walk. Seven months later, she […]

Spinal Fusion Surgery

What You REALLY Need to Know If you’re dealing with severe, chronic back pain, and medications have failed to give you relief, you may have been advised to consider spinal fusion surgery. But there are important facts you must know before you go under the knife …

Learn more about scoliosis

Scoliosis is a lateral, or sideways, curvature of the spine, which in its normal state should be a straight vertical line when viewed from the front or back. Viewed from the side, a normal spine curves slightly backward to produce a mild degree of roundness in the upper back area and slightly inward curve in […]

Homeopathy: The Wisdom of Symptoms

  By Dana Ullman, M.P.H. Editor’s Note: Don’t miss Jesse’s special one-on-one interview with Dana Ullman all about homeopathic medicine! See how to listen free at the end of this article! Have you ever wondered what that stuff is coming out of your nose when you have a common cold? Such nasal discharges are composed of […]

Sacroiliac Joint Treatment

… The Best & The Worst Treatments Your sacroiliac (SI) joints, the points where your spine meets your pelvis, are located at the two “dimples” in your lower back. As you age, wear and tear on your SI joints’ cartilage can become damaged, allowing your bones to rub together, leading to pain and eventually even […]