Category: Lower Backpains

Dry Needling: The Most Controversial (And The Most Effective) Therapy For Your Neck, Jaw & Back Pain

Have you ever heard of dry needling? If the answer is no, you’re definitely not alone. Dry needling, also known as trigger-point dry needling, is a technique used to treat myofascial pain —commonly in the neck and back—by inserting a thin needle directly into different areas of the muscle. Basically, dry needling focuses on myofascial […]

Vernon Wellness Centre celebrates 10 years, donates to hospital

Arise Wellness will celebrate its 10-year anniversary by donating a portion of all proceeds on Thursday, Jan. 24 to Vernon Jubilee Hospital’s Women and Children’s Health Services. When the clinic first opened its doors in January 2009, it was a two-person operation, with Dr. Elliot Lysyk at the chiropractic table and his partner, Alana, behind […]

Claims about pulsed radiofrequency for back pain and sciatica are premature

Our Review Summary The main problems with this news release promoting an abstract from a radiology meeting are that it fails to mention the research is unpublished, and there are significant limitations which may well preclude a headline such as: “Pulsed Radiofrequency (pRF) Relieves Acute Back Pain and Sciatica.” The touted benefits of pRF (pulsed […]

These are the 20 most painful health conditions a person can have

By Catriona Harvey-Jenner Nov 2, 2018 Getty Imageselenaleonova Sorry to state the obvious, but pain is never a pleasant thing. It’s hard to ignore, and chronic pain in particular can end up having a psychological impact, affecting a person’s mental health as well as their physical health. It can be frustrating, when experiencing certain health […]

Sarah Hyland On Her Second Kidney Transplant, Dialysis, and Living with a Chronic Illness

Catherine Servel. Wardrobe Styling by Mar Peidro. Prop Styling by Bryn Bowen. Makeup by Allan Avendano at Starworks. Hair by Mark Townsend at Starworks. Manicure by Whitney Gibson at Tomlinson. On Sarah: Dress by Rhode Resort. Waistband and shoes by Nike. Socks by Darner. By her count, Sarah Hyland , 28, has had about 16 […]