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Common Types of Nerve Pain (And How Nerve Pain Treatment Through Your Physio Can Help!) By Leslie Trigg

Nerve pain, or neuropathic pain, is generally caused by damaged or poorly functioning nerves, and is all too common for many people. It can present in a number of different ways, from severe, sharp pain to prickling, tingling or burning sensations. If you have a pain in the nerve, physiotherapy can help to offer your… Read More »

Marijuana Use More Common in Pregnant Women with Morning Sickness

A recent article published in JAMA Internal Medicine raises concerns regarding the increasing use of marijuana in pregnant women.  According to data derived from two small surveys, women reported using marijuana to alleviate morning sickness, also known as nausea and vomiting in pregnancy (NVP).  An epidemiologic study carried out in Hawaii, 4735 pregnant women (2009-2011)… Read More »

The Top 10 Most Common Cancer For Men

Statistics show that men are around 40% more likely to die from cancer than women, and if that doesn’t sound bad enough, 16% more men actually get cancer than women. So the odds for the men are much worse for the women, and most data seems to point to the reason being lifestyle, as no… Read More »