Sciatica is a condition that affects the sciatic nerve through inflammation and compression on the lumbar and sacral spine. Common causes of inflammation and irritation are sacral iliac sprains, compression injuries such as disc herniation, direct trauma to the nerve, tumours, or pregnancy. Piriformis is similar in a way that the sciatic nerve is irritated […]
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In these unprecedented times, with many external stressors impacting our emotional and physical wellbeing, often our digestion can suffer from imbalance and uncomfortable symptoms. Learn why acupuncture is an effective mode of treatment.
Sniffles, runny nose, sneezing, sore throat, and feeling lousy are all symptoms affecting the respiratory system. But how do you know if it’s an allergy, cold or the flu? It is easy to get symptoms mixed up because your immune system reacts to allergies and viruses with the same immune response, as this is how the body protects itself from foreign invaders.
While it’s not always possible to avoid getting sick, there are 5 keys ways you can support your immune health.