What Are Bunions?

What Are Bunions?

Our feet bear the brunt of everything: They carry our entire body weight, endure uncomfortable shoes, and long periods of standing, walking, or running. They sometimes get stepped on, get...

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 What Causes a Swollen Knee?

What Causes a Swollen Knee?

As humans, we need our knees for everything: To get out of bed, to walk, to sit. They carry our body weight and allow us to move our legs. They...

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 Ganglion Cysts: The Bible Bump

Ganglion Cysts: The Bible Bump

Discovering the formation of bumps on your skin is not only unsightly, but can also be alarming. What are they? Why did they form? Are they dangerous? What can you...

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 Dupuytren’s Contracture: The Viking’s Disease

Dupuytren’s Contracture: The Viking’s Disease

One of the stressful things about receiving a medical diagnosis is when doctors use a seemingly foreign language. Suddenly, brain freeze becomes sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia. How about hearing the termDupuytren’s Contracture? It’s...

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 How to Care for a Swollen Knee

How to Care for a Swollen Knee

Having an injured knee can substantially limit your daily activities. And if you’re an athlete, it can sideline you for a good portion of your sport’s season. However, life happens...

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 Home Remedies for Lower Back Pain

Home Remedies for Lower Back Pain

Low back pain is one of the most common ailments in the United States. In fact, approximately 80% of Americans experience it at some point in their lives. Considering that...

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