Monthly Archives: September 2015

Understanding Topical Analgesics

“When it comes to relieving the pain of achy joints, many people reach for a pain-relieving pill like aspirin or ibuprofen,” reports the Harvard Men’s Health Watch. “There may be a better way. When the source of pain is close to the surface, applying a cream, gel, patch, or spray that contains a pain reliever right where it hurts can ease pain and help… Read More
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Massage Away Pain

A study of back pain patients demonstrated that massage helped reduce pain and improve function more rapidly than usual medical care in people with chronic low-back pain.  According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Americans spend at least $50 billion each year on low-back pain, the most common cause of job-related disability and a leading contributor to missed work. How does… Read More
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Holistic Diabetic Neuropathy Treatments

About 60-70% of people with diabetes have some form of neuropathy, which is nerve damage.  What are the symptoms of diabetic neuropathy and best holistic treatments?  Salonpas sat down with Dr. Robert Pomahac, a board certified chiropractic physician and certified wellness practitioner at MaxHealth and Dave Endres, licensed physical therapist and co-founder of the SPEAR Physical Therapy Center in New York City,  to discuss… Read More
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Labor Day Celebration

Today as we celebrate Labor Day, which is a Federal holiday that celebrates American workers and their social and economic achievements, let’s take some time to appreciate our great country.  While many of us will rush out to the stores to catch the Labor Day sales, it’s also a great time to reflect and appreciate how far we have come. The… Read More
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