Heel Pain

Tips for Treating Plantar Fasciitis

…the area where the fascia inserts into the heel bone, and are accompanied by inflammation and tissue degeneration. Heel spurs, small bony protrusions on the bone of the heel caused by fascia inflammation, can also appear. You may notice pain in your heel, most acute with your first few steps in the…

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Homeopathic Remedies: Do They Work?

…remedy. Homeopathy at Home One of the great satisfactions of homeopathy is that you can safely treat acute conditions—such as everyday aches and pains, colds, bumps, and bruises—without visiting a doctor or taking drugs. But prescribing the correct single remedy for any condition requires some study…

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High-Dose Statin Medications Can Cause Diabetes

…the dangerous side effects of cholesterol-lowering statin medications. Statins are rife with safety concerns including cognitive problems, muscle pain and weakness, fatigue, liver damage and even heart failure. Now, we can add another statin drug side effect to that list—diabetes. New findings published…

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Tips for Treating Bedsores

…close to the skin— for example, the elbows, back, hips, ankles, and heels. People in nursing homes and those who use wheelchairs are often prone to bedsores. Several preventive measures should be taken to avoid developing these painful sores in the first place, namely changing position every two hours…

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