"Texting thumb" -- once called "blackberry thumb" in the early 00's -- is the layman's term now being used to describe thumb pain related to texting and constant smartphone use. It may sound funny, but it’s no joke, considering billions of texts are sent every single day, and countless hours are spent browsing and engagin … Read More
Medically reviewed by Dr. Brian Paris, D.C on Nov. 6, 2018. Is lower back pain a symptom of the flu? Is there a link between back pain and the flu? We get asked these questions a lot here at the Healthy Back Institute, especially during the winter. Every year millions of Americans take to bed stricken with a cold or … Read More
Medically reviewed by Dr. Brian Paris, D.C on Jan. 20, 2019. If you've never heard of proteolytic enzymes, you're not alone. It's not likely your doctor will tell you about them -- in fact, he or she probably doesn't know much, if anything, about them. After reading this article, you'll have a good understanding of … Read More
If you suffer from joint pain... Then you might already know health experts say the single most important thing you can do to feel better... ...is to cool the fires of inflammation in your body. Yet, what most people don’t know is the best place to start is NOT with NSAIDs, prescription painkillers, or surgery.
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Few have a true awareness of how much stress actually affects their life. Frequently we don’t even recognize it. Many think of stress as “having a meltdown” but that’s often not the case. I seldom, if ever, have a meltdown, but I’ve learned to tune in to and recognize the effects of stress on my body and in my life on a d … Read More
Earlier this week I sat down with New York Times bestseller Chris Kresser, author of The Paleo Cure and Unconventional Medicine, to interview him for our next issue of Live Pain Free®. Not only is Chris a bestselling author, he's also a super smart guy listed by Greatist.com as one of the 100 most influential people in he … Read More
This might be one of the most despicable acts I’ve ever seen from the Medical Establishment… Fox News reports Mississippi doctor Dr. Alberto Diaz is accused of robbing over $2.3 million dollars from a taxpayer-funded government health care program. How did he do it? He prescribed EXPENSIVE pain creams to folks with … Read More
I get a lot of flak from the mainstream medical community. They call people like me “quacks”… Or “snake oil salesmen”… Just because I believe people have a right to know there are safe and effective natural solutions for just about every health condition under the sun. But the more people learn the truth, the mo … Read More
Is this Hidden Danger In Your Medicine Cabinet?
You might be surprised to know one of America’s most prescribed drugs... ...is also found in the pest control aisle at Home Depot. I’m serious. Drug companies say it’s harmless to humans. Yet, studies link it to fatal internal bleeding, kidney failure, increased ris … Read More
Fingernails and disease don't go together in most minds… but they should. Your fingernails can give you valuable health warnings and signal the presence of serious disease. Take a good long look at your nails. Hold a hand level with your nose about a foot out from your face and scrutinize each one. Look at the curves, … Read More