David Cave, MD, PhD, director, clinical gastroenterology research, describes the pill camera which is easily swallowed to film the entire gastrointestinal system reaching the middle section colonoscopies and endoscopic procedures can’t examine. Learn more in our Health Watch video below. To
The truth is that little factual evidence exists to support this. In fact, when patients with rheumatoid arthritis were placed into a barometrically-controlled chamber, which simulates the change in air pressure, they didn’t notice a difference in joint pain.
Most of us have experienced the pain of a muscle cramp or “charley horse.” Muscle cramps – involuntary muscle contractions – are common. But even though they can be quite painful, they don’t usually cause damage. Learn ways to help give those charley horses the boot.