Acupuncture

What is Acupuncture? Acupuncture is an ancient method of medicine that has been used for thousands of years.  It is a technique in which the practitioner stimulates specific points of the body by inserting thin needles through the skin. How Much Do We Know About...

Neuropathy

Neuropathy Neuropathy is a nerve issue typically relating to the peripheral nerves.  It can be caused by a variety of underlying medical conditions.  In some cases, it can occur with seemingly no cause, termed “idiopathic” neuropathy. Some key points to note about...

Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism Hypothyroidism is a condition where the body has an insufficient amount of the thyroid hormone.  Since the primary purpose of this hormone is to regulate the body’s metabolism, it is no wonder that this problem can have such a dramatic impact on the...

Alternatives to Shoulder Surgery

The shoulder is the most mobile joint in the body, and as such, the most susceptible to injury.  It is no surprise that so many individuals find themselves being faced with the possibility of having to undergo shoulder surgery.  However, there are many ways you can...