Millions of diabetics develop painful peripheral neuropathy. Discoveries by a scientist at MDI Biological Lab in Bar Harbor may lead to new treatments.
Your tooth hurts and you need a root canal. No one gets excited about that news. We try to allay your worst fears with some facts from a specialist.
If you have a burning pain in the ball of your foot or it feels numb or tingly, you may have Morton’s neuroma. What’s that? Catching Health has the answer.
If you want a medication for pain or other symptoms, how do you pick the right one? Pharmacist Stephen Drapeau from Coastal Pharmacy and Wellness helps us out.
If you’ve ever hurt your back, you know how miserable it can feel. That’s what happened to Samantha Bassett. She found relief from a combination of treatments.
If you want to wear flip flops or stilettos or slippers, fine. But don’t climb any mountains or your feet, especially your heels, will be crying out in pain.
Guest post by John Turrell, Wellness Coordinator, Greater Portland Branch, YMCA of Southern Maine. Do you like to exercise really hard in the gym? Are you training for a marathon, 10k race or triathlon? Would you like to relieve the pain of the strenuous workouts? Do you take ibuprofen before your workouts and before your races? […]