Category Archives: neurology

Do You Know How to Manage Your Headache?

We all suffer from headaches from time to time. Sometimes we’ve had a little too much caffeine, or haven’t had enough sleep, or maybe we’ve had to do a 10 hour shift at the office looking at a computer screen. At other times you may experience headaches persistently for no obvious reason. With a headache, […]

Sciatica: a real pain in the…

Last month’s blog explained why slipped discs don’t really exist. Here we explore another common and partially related self diagnosis: sciatica and/or “trapped” nerves. Sometimes people with low back pain find it spreads downwards, reaching their buttock, thigh or even lower leg and foot. This disquieting turn of events tends to prompt five uniquely human […]