Today’s Links January 20, 2015

  • Acupuncture better than drug for sciatica
    Acupuncture better than drug for sciatica Acupuncture could be better than a common drug for treating sciatica pain, a recent small study suggests. After three treatments, 57% of acupuncture patients were cured compared to just 27% of patients taking a common pain killer and 20% receiving… Acupuncture better than drug for sciatica This post has […]
  • Losing sleep to fibromyalgia
    Losing sleep to fibromyalgia Sleep. It’s something many fibromyalgia patients have a difficult relationship with. It seems like it’s seldom there when you need and the lack of it manages to impact every aspect of your life. Fatigue, insomnia, and sleep disturbances are just… Losing sleep to fibromyalgia This post has been generated by Page2RSS […]
  • Surgery or Conservative Care for Sciatic Pain?
    Surgery or Conservative Care for Sciatic Pain? When a patient discovers they have sciatica due to lumbar disc herniation, one of the first questions they have to answer is whether or not they wish to undergo surgery. Numerous studies have explored that question, and a 2010 review… Surgery or Conservative Care for Sciatic Pain? This […]
  • Can exercise make you smarter?
    Can exercise make you smarter? Exercise doesn’t just improve your physical health, it may also enhance your cognitive functioning, according to a new study. Nine women with fibromyalgia participated in a small study of the effects of exercises on working memory. Researchers used a functional… Can exercise make you smarter? This post has been generated […]