Why Can’t I Simply Lose a Few Pounds? Dieting Myths and Gender Differences
Despite their apparent leanness, too many active people are discontent with their body fat. All too often, I hear seemingly lean athletes express extreme frustration with their inability
In 2011, a 52-year-old runner and yoga enthusiast walked into the office of Monica Loghin, a neuro-oncologist at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, complaining of numbness and weakness in her lower limbs and difficulty controlling her bladder.
This article provides an overview of how psychologists with specialized expertise can assist patients with Multiple Sclerosis, and work as part of their comprehensive and interdisciplinary treatment team.
Despite recent published reports suggesting that omega-3 supplements lack the cardiovascular health benefits they once claimed and could be associated with various health risks, many people continue to use them. According to the 2014 ConsumerLab.com survey of 10,000 supplement users,
I recently heard someone say, “Parkinson’s is not a death sentence, it’s a life sentence”. I don’t expect exercise to cure PD, but it does help just as it helps many other diseases. I once had a neurologist, who was
.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A new study published this month in the Annals of Internal Medicine finds spinal manipulative therapy (SMT) and exercise more effective at relieving neck pain than pain medication. The research reinforces the use of conservative care options as a
Many people with Fibromyalgia (FM) enjoy the benefits of regular massages for pain, muscle soreness stress and improved sleep quality.
Psychologists can play a vital role in the comprehensive care of Alzheimer’s disease, and in addressing the biological, psychological and social factors associated with medical illness.