Regular Cast vs. Waterproof Cast

Regular Cast vs. Waterproof Cast

All casts are made with two layers – a soft inner layer and a hard outer shell, typically made of fiberglass. In the past, wearing a cast meant strategically avoiding...

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 Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI)

Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI)

When you overwork a body part, you’ll feel it. Muscles, tendons, ligaments, nerves, and bones are all designed to allow movement. However, it’s important to allow them to rest. If...

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 Gout

Gout

Gout is a form of arthritis that causes sudden, severe attacks of pain, tenderness, redness, warmth, and swelling in joints – often starting with your big toe. And though gout...

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 Disuse Syndrome

Disuse Syndrome

It’s no secret that physical inactivity lays the foundation for chronic conditions and illness. It’s also well-known that many Americans lead a sedentary lifestyle. The problem with going from bed...

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 Lupus: Symptoms, Treatment & More

Lupus: Symptoms, Treatment & More

One of the worst human experiences is receiving a serious medical diagnosis. This is even more difficult when the condition has no cure and can result in life-threatening complications, such...

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 Bone Spurs

Bone Spurs

When you’re experiencing any kind of pain in your bones, even the most simple tasks can become a hassle. It becomes even more frustrating when you’re trying to figure out...

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