Finger Joint Pain – Its Causes and Treatments

Man pointing at finger joints in hand x-ray

From a tingling sensation to a buzzing pain, any sort of discomfort with the fingers can make regular activities all the more difficult. The finger joint is where the bones meet, they are made of cartilage, tendons, and ligaments, surrounded by nerves and muscles. The reasons for finger joint pain can range from something as […]

Heat versus Ice: When and How to Use Them

Compress being used for pain relief

We are all familiar with both hot and cold compresses. It is the most basic method of pain relief that we learn simply by seeing others do it. We instinctively ask for ice whenever someone is hurt. This is because it is a tried and tested method.  But, like all home remedies, hot and cold […]

Middle Back Pain Causes Symptoms of Remedies

Man holding back due to middle back pain

Middle back pain, also known as Thoracic back pain, occurs above the bottom of your ribs, between your shoulder blades, and below your neck. The middle back consists of the spinal column, spinal cord, discs, nerves, blood vessels, ligaments, and tendons. Any of these components can be irritated or injured by a variety of causes […]