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What do chiropractors do in arthritis therapy?

What do chiropractors do in arthritis therapy?

Little: Chiropractors use an outmoded, ancient idea as a theoretical basis for treatment. The use high powered x-rays to find "subluxations" of the spine as a cause of all illness. They provide a deep massage which might give temporary relief but no cures. They cannot treat arthritis with these ideas and are more than likely to aggravate and worsen this condition. See your rheumatologist. ...Read more

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How do I learn to use medicinal herbs?

How do I learn to use medicinal herbs?

Herbology: Many courses available , most traditional medicines use herbs ie chinese, ayurveda start at the library. ...Read more

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What can learning muay Thai or ninjitsu do for your health?

What can learning muay Thai or ninjitsu do for your health?

Many things: These martial arts require a high level of physical training, mental training and overall discipline. The health benefits are endless! ...Read more

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Do osteopaths have anything to do with herbalists?

Do osteopaths have anything to do with herbalists?

Usually not but...: The osteopathic profession started with the concept that alignment of bones plays a key role in health & treated people with adjustments. Over time osteopaths have become nearly identical to md's & now most don't even do adjustments (though many do & these can be very helpful). Like md's, osteopaths are not trained to use herbs, but the average osteopath is a bit more holistic & some do use herbs. ...Read more

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How do you deal with scoliosis through chiropractic medicine?

How do you deal with scoliosis through chiropractic medicine?

You don't: Typically, scoliosis is a deformity with no symptoms. Sometimes a scoliosis may be secondary to a muscular spasm caused from a disc herniation. A chiropractor may offer relief for that type of issue but not from the typical type or idiopathic scoliosis. ...Read more

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Yoga for beginners. What do you recommend?

Yoga for beginners. What do you recommend?

Gentle: Take a gentle beginners yoga class near your home. Usually hatha yoga is quite gentle. Don't compete with anyone in the class. Often more advanced students take beginners classes to do more yoga. Just do what you can in class and don't worry about anyone else. ...Read more

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Websites that can teach me how to do rolfing, or magnetic therapy?

Websites that can teach me how to do rolfing, or magnetic therapy?

See below: There are no online sources that i know that can teach you how to do these therapies without hands on training. You can be trained however. The rolfing institute is in colorado. ...Read more

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Do doctors believe in reiki?

Do doctors believe in reiki?

Yes, some do: There may be a difference between using reiki as primary treatment for a condition, and using it for symptomatic relief of anxiety, pain, and other problems that accompany medical conditions. There are multiple studies of the latter kind, including in cancer patients. One: http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmed/23221065 patients in this cancer center benefited, and their doctors wrote up results. ...Read more

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How can I do vipassana meditation?

How can I do vipassana meditation?

Vipassana: There are many good vipassana teachers, and you could attend one of their retreats to begin with. I suggest a day or weekend-long one to start with, because some last much longer. People like jack kornfeld, tara brach, and sharon salzberg are excellent. There are also recorded courses by these teachers via sounds true, and these provide instructions too. For ideas: http://tinyurl.Com/kdlb4pu. ...Read more

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Can Ayurvedic or homeopathy medicine do anything to help azoospermia?

Can Ayurvedic or homeopathy medicine do anything to help azoospermia?

No evidence: There is no scientific evidence at this time to support that these methods do anything at all for azoospermia. ...Read more

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Does anyone know a good remedy for hip and knee joint pain? Tai chi? Massage?

Does anyone know a good remedy for hip and knee joint pain? Tai chi? Massage?

Very good.: Keeps you loose and limber. Helps with balance. Avoids signifcant trauma to knee or hips- tai chi! massage helps with trigger points and eases spasm, but provides no exercise. ...Read more

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How do I treat sporting injuries with aquatic sports therapy?

How do I treat sporting injuries with aquatic sports therapy?

Physical therapy: Aquatic therapy is a kind of physical therapy used in different diseases. To decide whether it is appropriate in your case and how best it can be used, you will need to be referred to physical therapy. The physical therapist will be able to tell you if your injury is best treated by it and if so, you will be prescribed a regimen that you will follow. ...Read more

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How do sport psychologists help!?

How do sport psychologists help!?

See below: So much of physical performance is related to the mind body connection.In sports, people can develop patterns of movement that can impede optimal performance. A sports psychologist can really help someone reduce mental tension associated with a certain sports activity and improve performance.Most professional teams employ one.Examples include" catchers who can no longer throw the ball accurately. ...Read more

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How do complementary doctors treat ankylosing spondylitis?

How do complementary doctors treat ankylosing spondylitis?

BE CAREFUL: As can be a serious disease and when progressive the spine can begin to fuse together. This makes chiropractic manipulation potential dangerous, accupuncture, massage, physical therapy under physician's orders and with therapists who know as, and aquatic therapy are options. ...Read more

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How to practice vinyasa yoga?

How to practice vinyasa yoga?

With intention: Find a teacher who appeals to your needs, make sure you have stretched well before the practice, don't forget to breathe and be mindful of your limitations while gently pushing yourself to your limit. ...Read more

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How to put some weight in proper way..Just joined gym..Pls docs....Can anyone suggest any idea...Do s and donts...Pls?

How to put some weight in proper way..Just joined gym..Pls docs....Can anyone suggest any idea...Do s and donts...Pls?

See Dr., then eat...: If one is truly underweight (based on height, family background, and body type), a dr. Can evaluate for a hormonal, digestive, or other disorder. If no medical cause is found, then one can add weight by eating more calories of nutritious foods, while also doing weight-training to increase muscle. Proteins: egg white, chicken breast, salmon, ... Better fats: olive oil, peanuts, almonds, tofu, .... ...Read more

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San francisco osteapath? Any out there? Can anyone recommend? Omt manipulation specialty needed. 

San francisco osteapath? Any out there? Can anyone recommend? Omt manipulation specialty needed. 

AOA website: Here is the website for the aoa. You can use the find a do feature. http://www.osteopathic.org/osteopathic-health/find-a-do/pages/default.aspx. ...Read more

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How do I notify health practitioners that I need help in caregiving?

How do I notify health practitioners that I need help in caregiving?

Ask: Go in with the patient you are providing care for, explain your situation and problems, and ask for what you need. ...Read more

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Looking for beauty salons, spas, aesthetician services that do safe eyebrow trimming. How do I find them?

Looking for beauty salons, spas, aesthetician services that do safe eyebrow trimming. How do I find them?

Lots of research: Cutting your eyebrows is safe from a health perspective. Eyebrows do regrow, although not always predictably. However, your happiness with the look of your eyebrow trim is a different matter. Consider an aesthetician endorsed by a dermatologist or plastic surgeon, check reviews & credentials to make sure they are licensed in their field, are up to code, and use safe/clean/sterile practices. ...Read more