It's not unusual to find that patients with substance-use disorders tend to have a lower tolerance for pain. This is due to the changes that the substance-use had on their brains when they were using their drug of choice. Drugs work on the brain by changing how the brain responds to stressors including pain and trauma. Some of these changes are permanent and others are on the edge of tipping the person back over the edge into substance-use again.
Smile speaks a thousand words about your inner feelings. But things turn out to be a much traumatized one when due to dental problems you feel shy to speak, greet or smile at people meeting you. Many of us get scared to meet the Dentist at Framingham just because of the terror that it will cause acute pain which will be unbearable for you. But wait and relax as there is nothing like that.
With the aim of protecting his patients against grave medical conditions like type 2 diabetes and heart diseases, Miami-based cardiologist Arthur Agatston, MD, created his own healthy diet – the South Beach Diet, which derives its name from Dr. Agatston’s area of practice.
Do you feel like you can't improve your personality, no matter how hard you try? Don't let your bad mood influence your job, and your relationship with your partner, family, and friends. We prepared some tips that will help you get rid of stress and start feeling better within a few weeks!
Knowing your Cervix position is essential especially if you are trying to keep track of your menstrual cycle or you want to know your ovulation status. Most women who use menstrual cups may be familiar with this term but to those who do not understand how cervix position matter, this post can help you gain some understanding.
How often do you crash your knee or bump your toe while walking and your first inclination is to touch the spot that hurts? That immediate reaction or say the belief that rubbing the spot that huts will ease the pain is the theory that drives acupressure.
Spine Surgery is very sensitive, delicate and should be performed by deft hands. As of today, modern Medical Science and Technology have opened up newer techniques and devices. Thus the Surgery procedures have been made simpler and easier for experts.
The word ‘thalassophobia’ in Greek means fear of the sea and those who suffer from this have an irrational kind of fear of the sea, in the creatures that reside in it, in its emptiness and in traveling on the sea water. Thalassophobia can also include the fear of swimming on any large water body like an ocean. One of the most serious aspects of the sea for those who are suffering from thalassophobia is that this fear gets darker as you dive deeper into it.
While the total cost of a doctor’s visit varies greatly depending on the reason for being seen, the physician’s specialty and many other factors, a study by the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health-led research found that the average price for a new, uninsured patient was $160. If you’re uninsured, a doctor’s visit can obviously be costly, but even if you have insurance, co-pays and other fees can really add up. Fortunately, there are ways to save on those visits.
Cannabidiol or CBD is now widely accepted for its health benefits. CBD is a chemical compound extracted from the cannabis plant. The other more famous compound of cannabis is the tetrahydrocannabinol or THC which is responsible for creating the most famous marijuana “high.” CBD, on the other hand, does not give the same mind-altering effect as the THC and it’s more used for the treatment of many health conditions such as pain, anxiety and Alzheimer's disease.