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What Is Bursitis

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Bursitis is the inflammation or irritation of the bursa. A bursa is a fluid filled sac located between tissues such as bone, muscle, tendons, and skin, that decreases rubbing, friction, and irritation.
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Understanding Acupuncture

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You’ve more than likely heard of acupuncture, but you might not have a thorough understanding of just what it is. If you’re experiencing pain or discomfort, you might want to try professional medical acupuncture, but you’ll want to check with your medical doctor beforehand to see if they think it’s a good idea.
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TMJ Dysfunction (TMD)

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What is the Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ)?

The TMJ is your jaw joint is and located directly in front of your inner ear, below your temple, and is a part of the body we use many times during the day when we talk, yawn, eat, drink or chew (see diagram). Usually, you are only aware of this joint when it becomes painful.
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What is Pain? C. Chan Gunn, MD

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What is pain? Everyone knows what the sensation of pain is, but its definition is not at all simple. Many of us simply treat pain without bothering with its definition, yet we are convinced that we have excellent results. How can this be explained? The fortunate part of treating pain is that the great majority of patients we treat recover relatively quickly.

In fact, over 90% recover (as defined by elimination of pain) within eight weeks, and it does not seem to matter what

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Surprising Ailments That Can Be Treated with Physiotherapy

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Physiotherapy is used to gauge, maintain, and rehabilitate physical function. Physiotherapy is an important area of health care that can be used solely or in conjunction with other kinds of medical management. If you have any type of injury or disease, physiotherapy can prove useful in diagnosing the issue in your body and can be used to treat the condition. PhysioActive can help you manage and treat a variety of ailments, some of which just might surprise you.
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Concussions and how Physioactive takes a unique approach to its rehabiliatation

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The staff at Physioactive treat injuries from a unique perspective that involves a variety of treatment methods and addresses the cause of the symptoms not just the symptoms themselves. This makes our specially trained physiotherapists and osteopaths especially effective in treating patients with a concussion. Symptoms of a concussion include dizziness, headaches, nausea, and trouble with memory. Treating these symptoms in isolation limits the recovery of a concussion patient.

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