Tag Archives: Knees

Feet Can be a Pain in the Back

Few people consider the close connection between feet and back pain. Structural issues with those lowest of extremities can create muscle imbalances throughout the entire body and this begins at the foundation. When a human walks, the spine is supported by one leg at a time. The force of your heel striking the ground sends […]

Exercises that Can be Performed to Alleviate Scoliosis Pain

Scoliosis is an abnormal curving of the spine. While a normal spine is arranged as a straight line down the back, a person suffering from Scoliosis may have a spine that appears more like a “C” or “S” shape. Scoliosis may be present at birth, or may develop from a nervous system problem such as […]

Why The Right Shoes is Important to Joint Health

What you wear on your feet can have a dramatic impact on the health of your feet and knees. Recent studies have confirmed what most people have long suspected: while they might be fashionable, wearing high heels can have significant medical consequences. Research conducted in Boston concluded that heels made women more susceptible to arthritis […]