Why does my knee pop? Linked to an article explaining the muscle tug of war that my doctor once told me I have, and a short time of physical therapy would fix. Article has multiple exercises for the knees so I can get into races again. Knee Muscle, Exerci For The Knee, Tug Of War, Muscle Tug, Physics Therapy Exercise, Knee Pain, Knee Pop, Articles Explained, Massage Therapy
"Green algae could hold a cure for blindness" -- 20150910: "...a light-sensitive protein called channelrhodopsin-2 found in its eyespot could one day be transplanted into humans’ retinas, thus returning sight to the blind. The Food and Drug Administration approved human clinical trials for such a procedure just last month."
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"Should You Use Ice or Heat for Pain? (Infographic)" -- More suggestions, tips, and cautions at the click-through.
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From Cleveland Clinic,...: good stuff! What's best for your aches and pains: ice or heat? #infographic #pain #heat #ice
As a former Physical Therapy Assistant I have treated all of these & it does make award of difference which one you use.
FOR YEARS I RESISTED PT'S ENCOURAGEMENT FOR ME TO USE ICE FOR MY NERVE BUNDLE IMPINGEMENT PAIN THAT RADIATED EVERYWHERE. FINALLY THEY JUST DID IT, ME FACE DOWN AWAITING HEAT PACKS. QUITE A SHOCK AT FIRST. THEN 5 MINUTES PAST...AND I WAS PAIN FREE. AND STAYED THAT WAY LONGER THAN WITH HEAT. TODAY I RELY ON ICE PACKS FOR PAIN TREATMENT. COULDN'T FUNCTION OR SLEEP WITHOUT THEM. What's best for your aches and pains: ice or heat? #infographic #pain #heat #ice
I RESISTED ICE THERAPY FOR YRS URGED UPON ME BY MY LIFELINE (PHYSICAL THERAPISTS_ WHEN I WORKED DISABLED AS LONG AT A HOSPITAL. NOW MY FIRST LINE of DEFENSE FOR MOST all the pain associated with psoriatic arthritis, occasional migraine, headaches. IT WORKS. For any injury involving swelling,restriction of movement and first thing to do for a sprain and/or suspected break/fracture. RICE rest,ice,compression and elevate. I take NO pain medication, gut & psoriasis issues= no NSAIDS either.I rely solely on non pharmaceutical natural treatments of various types. I use HEAT too. I burn out/replace a heating pad every 60 days on avg
Ice Pack or Heating Pad?
Researchers Find Missing Link Between the Brain and Immune System - NeuroscienceNews.com - In a stunning discovery that overturns decades of textbook teaching, researchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine have determined that the brain is directly connected to the immune system by vessels previously thought not to exist. This shows the maps of the lymphatic system: old (left) and updated to reflect UVA's discovery. #science #neuroscience #brain
"Researchers Find Missing Link Between the Brain and Immune System" -- "In a stunning discovery that overturns decades of textbook teaching, researchers... have determined that the brain is directly connected to the immune system by vessels previously thought not to exist." WOW -- phenomenal implications for all sorts of neurological disfuncations! Shown: "... maps of the lymphatic system: old (left) and updated to reflect UVA's discovery." Original article: dx.doi.org/...
Researchers find missing link between the brain and the immune system - significant because it opens a new avenue of study & treatment of neurological diseases like MS, Alzheimers, autism, etc
"In 1918 Flu Pandemic, Timing Was a Killer" -- This fascinating New York Times article explains a new theory that the victims had antibodies to a different strain of flu.
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1918 Flu Pandemic
St. Louis Post-Dispatch photo from 1918 -=- With masks over their faces, members of the American Red Cross remove a victim of the Spanish Flu from a house at Etzel and Page Avenues in St. Louis. Between 50-100 million people worldwide died during the 2 years of the Spanish Flu pandemic.
"Recipe for the human body revealed: Groundbreaking map of human epigenomes could lead to personalised medicine" -- Click through to read more; click www.nature.com/... for "Nature’s" Epigenome Roadmap website, with maps, research; more.
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Recipe for the human body revealed: Groundbreaking map of human epigenomes could lead to personalised medicine - The epigenome map published on Wednesday shows how each of 127 tissue and cell types differs from every other at the level of DNA. - Epigenome differentiates cells, telling heart muscle cells to not make brain chemicals, for instance - Working out code will allow researchers to create personalised treatments...x
"Flash Action Strategy: September 8-10, 2014" -- "...an annual student led advocacy campaign organized by the Student Assembly Board of Directors in conjunction with APTA to educate students on legislative issues impacting physical therapy and promote advocacy... We still need your help! Even though this year's Flash Action Strategy effort has ended, you can still take action..." Click through to see how.
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"Doctors Tell All—and It’s Bad: A crop of books by disillusioned physicians reveals a corrosive doctor-patient relationship at the heart of our health-care crisis." -- Really good and thought-provoking article that's both depressing and hopeful; references a number of recent books by doctors.
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Doctors Tell All—and It’s Bad - Atlantic Mobile These inside accounts should be compulsory reading for doctors, patients, and legislators alike. They reveal a crisis rooted not just in rising costs but in the very meaning and structure of care.
November 2014 Doctors Tell All—and It’s Bad A crop of books by disillusioned physicians reveals a corrosive doctor-patient relationship at the heart of our health-care crisis. Meghan O'Rourke Oct 14 2014
Why doctors hate medicine and what we can do to fix it
Doctors Tell All and it's Bad.
"SleepyTi.me Bedtime Calculator" -- A site that allows you to determine the best time to go to sleep (and awaken in between sleep cycles) based on when you have to get up. Alternately, you can find out when to awaken if you go to sleep at the time you use the site.
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10 helpful websites from shopping to what time you should go to bed based on what time you plan to wake.
SleepyTime This calculator will tell you exactly what time to go to bed based on natural sleep cycles. Get your Z’s
SleepyTi.me - This calculator will tell you exactly what time to go to bed based on natural sleep cycles. | 33 Amazingly Useful Websites You Never Knew Existed
SleepyTi.me Not a recipe - sleep time generator
"The ultrasound beam that could save you from a hysterectomy and painlessly zaps fibroids in just four hours"
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The ultrasound beam that could save you from a hysterectomy #DailyMail
"The Documents You Need, When You Need Them" -- Click through for discussion of and apps for getting health-care advance directives where you need them and when. Shown: "A screen shot of the new smartphone app from the American Bar Association that is intended to help users save and transmit health care documents."
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Advance directives available on a free app
In the largest, most comprehensive, nationwide study to examine the prevalence of allergies from early childhood to old age, scientists from the National Institutes of Health report that allergy prevalence is the same across different regions of the United States, except in children 5 years and younger.
"Prevalence of allergies the same, regardless of where you live" -- "This study suggests that people prone to developing allergies are going to develop an allergy to whatever is in their environment. It’s what people become allergic to that differs."
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And you’d catch your death of cold if you went to bed with wet hair. | 28 Signs You Were Raised By Irish Parents
Colds Viruses and Flu: Herbal Remedies
News: Prevalence of allergies the same, regardless of where you live #news #research #foodallergies #allergies
"Understanding Urinary Incontinence: 12 Food and Drink Triggers for Overactive Bladder" -- Click through for a slide show. Shown: "Fluids"
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Drink lots of water!
5 Foods That Can Help Overactive Bladder
12 Food and Drink Triggers for Overactive Bladder
"Here's A Horrifying Picture Of What Sleep Loss Will Do To You"
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Transform yourself Your life, get fit healthy. Start your free month now!!! Cancel anytime. #fitness #workout #health #exercise #gymra
Lose Sleep, Lose Your Mind and Health Here's A Horrifying Picture Of What Sleep Loss Will Do To You #Infographic
What Sleep Deprivation Can Do To You- A Horrifying Infographic - Infographic Place #sleep deprivation is a very common problem that is unnoticeably one of the main causes of debilitating illnesses during adulthood. Some people don’t value the importance of sleep, but it’s one of the most crucial way of our body to regenerate and heal itself.
"Top Diet To Prevent UTI" -- Suggestions on what to eat/drink and what to avoid to remedy and prevent urinary tract infections.
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Natural Cure For UTI - Ways To Treat Urinary Tract Infection | Home Remedies, Natural Remedy... and apparently regular alka seltzer.
Home Remedies For Urinary Tract Infection - Natural Treatments & Cure For UTI | Find Home Remedy
It is a natural remedy for heartburn, helps clear up skin conditions and acne, promotes digestion and will keep you regular, helps control weight, can help regulate blood sugar (as a type 1 diabetic this has made a huge difference for me), helps reduce sinus infections and sore throats and can help ease menstrual cramps. It is rich in enzymes and potassium.
Previous pinner: "It is a natural remedy for heartburn, helps clear up skin conditions and acne, promotes digestion and will keep you regular, helps control weight, can help regulate blood sugar (as a type 1 diabetic this has made a huge difference for me), helps reduce sinus infections and sore throats and can help ease menstrual cramps. It is rich in enzymes and potassium." -- Recipe at click-through is "Sweetened Raw Apple Cider Vinegar Elixir"
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Superfood Spotlight: Apple Cider Vinegar #applecidervinegar #digestion #alkaline #cleanse #digestion #vinegar #applecider #superfood #drink
"The color of urine can tell you a lot about your body. Here's a chart of urine colors and what they indicate..."
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Drinking Water - can usually clear up/change the color of Urine. WHAT COLOR IS YOUR PEE? Urine Color Chart: "The color of your urine says something about your HEALTH." Infographic from Cleveland Clinic HealthHub
What The Color of Your Urine Says About You - PositiveMedPositiveMed | Stay Healthy. Live Happy
The color of your urine says something about your health. Infographic from Cleveland Clinic HealthHub #motivation #inspiration #fitness #quotes
Start paying attention to your urine, it can say a lot about you and your intake. The color of your urine says something about your health. Infographic from Cleveland Clinic HealthHub
"3M Nexcare Duct Tape Bandages" -- Item is not currently available via Amazon, source of this photo, and it's not on the Nexcare site, either, but it was too funny not to pin. Saw it elsewhere as "bandages for manly injuries"!!!
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Amazon.com: 3M Nexcare Duct Tape Bandages: Office Products
3M Nexcare Duct Tape Bandages - No longer available from what I can tell, but not a bad DIY idea!
"It is game over for 23andMe, and rightly so" -- Click through to read about FDA's ruling on the firm and the broader implications for the genome testing industry.
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Guest Post Series: Preventative Double Mastectomy: Story Of Hope | Choose Hope Today
grace for gayle: I'm a PREVIVOR | laughing in the face of hereditary cancer.
Gayle of Grace for Gayle's story of why she chose to be a Previvor (@gayle talabay)
My DNA Made Me Do It? How Behavioral Genetics Is Influencing the Justice System
"Doctor On Demand: ...a mobile application for your iPhone/iPad or Android phone/tablet that lets you video chat with a real, US-licensed physician ready to help you. Signing up is free and takes about a minute. There are also no subscription fees. Only pay when you talk to a doctor." Click through to find the page with this image, which will walk you through a typical session with this creative and potentially very helpful new app.
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"The Great Ice vs. Heat Confusion Debacle: A quick guide that explains when to ice, when to heat, when not to, and why."
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Ice vs. Heat for Injury Confusion
Heating and Icing sore muscles and injuries - The Whole Guide!
heat vs ice confusion
"The Brushed-up History of the Humble Toothbrush" -- The photo caught my attention, but the post was interesting and has lots more photos, though none quite as odd as this hippo...
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Dental hygiene is important no matter what your #teeth look like! #hippopotamus #toothbrush #ShowUsHowYouBrush
Tooth brush lol
Previous pinner: Abdominal pain differential diagnosis
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Abdominal pain differential diagnosis ( Health Assessment in Nursing: North American Edition)
Abdominal pain chart. **
Abdominal pain. I'm not in the medical field but this could still be useful.
Abdominal & back pains
Referred Pain Chart for Abd.
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This is just good to know. "stomach pain" chart, show me where it hurts.
Abdominal Pain Guide and visual map - Where does it hurt? Is it serious? Could it be serious? #stomacheache #bellyache #abdominalpain possible causes and home remedies . Avoid OTC medicines unless Dr. prescribes. http://humannhealth.com/know-your-abdominal-pain/1296/ #healthinfographic
good to know - stomach pains #stomachPains
cheat sheet to abdominal pain
"Lead found in 400 types of lipstick" -- Click through to see the 10 top offenders. Click here for 11 that the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics found to have no lead: www.thedailygreen...
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Lead found in 400 types of lipstick: Which has most? - HealthPop - CBS News
Four hundred of the most popular lipsticks on the market contain traces of lead according to a U.S. Food and Drug Administration analysis, the Washington Post reported.
"How 2013′s Nobel Prize in Medicine changed science, and your life"