Tag Archives: Pain

24 Secrets Pain Doctors Won’t Tell You

Gone with the wind istock/g-stockstudio Before you praise me for curing your back pain, remember this: It may have gone away on its own. Approximately 90 percent of low-back pain subsides within 12 weeks without medical intervention. You are what you eat istock/Eva Katalin Kondoros If you have chronic pain, consider experimenting with dietary changes.… Read More »

When and why is pain pleasurable?

Many people think of pain and sex as deeply incompatible. After all, sex is all about pleasure, and pain has nothing to do with that, right? Well, for some individuals, pain and pleasure can sometimes overlap in a sexual context, but how come? Continue reading this Spotlight feature to find out. Some people find pain… Read More »

What causes lower back and hip pain?

When pain in the lower back occurs alongside hip pain, there may be a common cause. Certain health conditions or injuries can affect the nerves in both of these areas. These pains usually occur as a result of overuse or injury, but they can also be a symptom of an underlying medical condition. People may… Read More »