The last year has brought forth much uncertainty, especially when it comes to traveling. You may have found yourself cancelling your vacation or rescheduling family visits due to the pandemic. With many airlines now opening for travel around the country, travelers are finally getting back into their routines, but with a few stipulations in place

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1 in 6 Americans suffer from severe headaches, also called migraines, on a regular basis. What are physicians doing to combat migraine symptoms other than prescribing prescription medications? The Journal of Pain Research has been developing and conducting studies regarding the effects of natural treatments, such as acupuncture, for migraines and frequent headache symptoms. Although

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A Traumatic Brain Injury is defined as, “a brain dysfunction caused by an outside force, usually a violent blow to the head”. This type of injury is a common occurrence in all age groups, however, is most significantly seen as the result of a sports injury or a vehicular collision. Approximately 1.1 million ER visits,

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Americans have quickly turned to texting and other social media interactions as the most popular mode of communication. Although communicating has seemed to become much more convenient with the ability to virtually talk anywhere, these types of interactions can come with a painful price. Texting Tendinitis, also known as “Texting Thumb”, is a condition that can

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With many people working and studying at home due to the pandemic, I have been seeing increased amounts of patients coming in with lower back pain. When asked what causes their back pain, the common answer that I receive is that the pain is aggravated when a person is either sitting or getting up from

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I often tell my patients who come into the office with their back and neck hunched forward, to straighten up or they will end up looking like a giant cocktail shrimp. While this does elicit a chuckle between us, I then remind them of why being hunched forward can lead to many other health disorders

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