Unexplained abdominal pain could be a pinched nerve

Unexplained abdominal pain could be a pinched nerve

The Medicine Cabinet: Ask the Harvard Experts¬† Q: I have been struggling with a persistent pain on the right side…

Technology Can Put Your Neck on the Line

Technology Can Put Your Neck on the Line

Collectively, Americans check their smartphones over 8 billion times per day. And young adults age 18 to 24 send or…

Creative Shoe Lacing Helps Ease Foot Pain

Creative Shoe Lacing Helps Ease Foot Pain

The Medicine Cabinet: Ask the Harvard Experts Q: I just bought my third pair of gym shoes, and none of…

Music can be good medicine

Music can be good medicine

Jan Stouffer, who works as a board certified music therapist at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, uses…

Diet can impact migraines

Diet can impact migraines

Eliminating that morning cup of joe, consuming processed foods high in nitrites or monosodium glutamate (MSG), and enjoying too much…

Chronic pain: The ‘invisible’ disability

Chronic pain: The ‘invisible’ disability

Sometime back in 2010, a good friend of mine from college who had since become a pediatrician posted a complaint…

Ask the Harvard Experts: Seeking relief for morning foot pain

Ask the Harvard Experts: Seeking relief for morning foot pain

The Medicine Cabinet By Howard LeWine, M.D. Q: Every morning when I get up my right foot hurts so much…

How to banish aches and pains

How to banish aches and pains

Harvard Health Letter Is your back bothering you? Do your hamstrings hurt? Is your neck or shoulder sore? If so,…

Ask the Harvard Experts: Trapped nerves can happen in many sites

Ask the Harvard Experts: Trapped nerves can happen in many sites

By Howard LeWine, M.D. Q: What is a trapped nerve? How does it happen? A: The term “trapped nerve” refers…

Health Mastery

Health Mastery

Pain: A Love Message from the Body of You By Kathleen Aharoni Dear Self: I would like to address your…