Do bionic people live among us?

Do bionic people live among us?

Bionics in medicine, i.e. the replacement or support of various organs and body parts with devices that closely imitate their natural functioning, is a relatively new phenomenon that is, however, rapidly gaining popularity. Through scientists’ work and...
Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar Fasciitis

Usually, we pay little to no attention to our feet, not aware of the fact that they are an extremely complicated and important part of the body. Not only that, such a small surface must support the weight of the whole body, but also act as a shock absorber, reducing...
Back Pain

Back Pain

A sedentary lifestyle, lack of regular physical activity, overweight, poor posture, and stress can result in one of the most common ailments we complain about – back pain. If it is not related to degenerative disease or trauma, it may be treatable. Everything...
Alternative therapies for Parkinson’s disease

Alternative therapies for Parkinson’s disease

Currently, Parkinson’s disease is incurable. No drug can stop the progression of the disease and make the symptoms vanish. Traditional medicine and pharmacology can help, but complementary and supportive therapies also provide a range of treatment options. They...
Life with CRPS

Life with CRPS

Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is not a well-known condition. Few doctors have heard of it, and even fewer patients. Therefore, it is not easy to get an accurate diagnosis and even harder to get appropriate treatment for this extremely painful condition.  CRPS...
Sciatica

Sciatica

strikes at the most unexpected moment, causing excruciating and stabbing pain in the back, often radiating all the way down to the foot. It makes it difficult to sleep, bend down, in acute cases, even walk. Sciatica – a nightmare afflicting 40% of people, has an...