Questions You May Have About Scoliosis Surgery

Scoliosis surgery is performed by realigning curved vertebrae as much as possible and fusing them in their new and improved alignment. After the operation, instead of having curved, separate vertebrae you will have a straighter section containing multiple vertebrae that make up a solid piece. Your spine will still move normally in the areas above and below the fusion, so you should still be able to do all of the things you did before the surgery once you have completely healed. Read More 

In It For The Long Haul: Tips For Treating Chronic Pain

If you've already been in pain for a while, it can be really disheartening to learn that your pain will be chronic. But after you mourn a little and talk through your worries with a friend, it's time to face the pain head-on. If the pain is going to stay with you for a long time, then you might as well do your very best to manage it. To that end, here are some tips for managing chronic pain when you know you'll be in it for the long haul. Read More 

5 Qualities to Look For in a Physician

If you are on the lookout for a new physician, the options may seem very overwhelming. With so many different physicians out there, selecting the right one may seem daunting, especially when they all sound very competent. However, if you know which characteristics to look for, you can choose the right doctor in no time. Here are a few qualities to look for in a physician. 1. Professionalism It is important for a physician to act professionally at all times. Read More 

Top Things You Should Know Before Visiting Your First Marijuana Dispensary While You’re On Vacation

If you are traveling to a city that has legalized recreational marijuana, then you might be planning on visiting a dispensary as a part of your trip. If so, there are a few things that you may want to know, so keep this advice in mind so that you can have a great experience. You'll Need Proper Identification For one thing, you should know that most dispensaries are very strict about verifying age before allowing anyone into their dispensary. Read More 

Using CBD Tinctures to Manage Your Chronic Symptoms

Taking CBD can be an extremely effective option for individuals that are wanting the benefits of using medicinal cannabis without the intoxicating effects. One of the most convenient solutions for individuals that want to start taking CBD regularly will be to use tinctures. These solutions are highly concentrated CBD that can provide patients with fairly rapid results after taking it. Consider Whether You Intend to Take the Tincture With Food Read More