Tag Archives: joint pain

Are You Sleeping on the Right Mattress?

We spend almost a third of our lives sleeping so it stand to reason that a mattress plays an integral role in our overall wellness. For many years, the conventional wisdom has been that firm mattresses were the best option for people suffering from low back pain. In past surveys up to 75 percent of […]

How Chiropractic Care Can Help Diabetes and Arthritis

If you live in the Phoenix area, the American Diabetes Association’s Phoenix is a good place to get information on diabetes and its relationship with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Research has found that individuals with RA are up to 50 percent more likely to develop type-2 diabetes. Experts admit they don’t know if the inflammation associated […]

Major Key Things To Do and To Remember When Dealing with Arthritis

  Arthritis: inflammation of a joint or joints characterized by pain and stiffness of the affected parts. Since the beginning of 2012, arthritis affects nearly 52 million adults, or 23% of the United States population. Arthritis may not be curable, but it can be treated. Treatment for arthritis includes many options. From medications to ice/heat […]

Five Things You Should Know About Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a serious condition that can severely limit your range of motion, and lead to even greater complications. It’s a disorder that causes your own immune system to attack bodily tissues even when they’re healthy, and thus affects not only the joints, but the eyes, heart, lungs, blood, and nerves as well. […]