Do no harm: Retired NFL players endure a lifetime of hurt
But the most vivid ones for many former players come when they get out of bed each day and put their feet on the floor. If the NFL confers wealth – a rookie’s base pay next season will be $405,000 – it exacts a heavy price: lifelong hurt. A ...
What Happens to Your Body Down the Line if You Don't Treat Diabetes?
Wang, MD: The long-term complications of untreated diabetes include blindness, kidney failure ... things as pain, temperature, touch, and vibration. Sometimes people will suffer from severe pain, but others may not even realize that they have lost sensation.
The Kidneys (Human Anatomy): Picture, Function, Definition, and Conditions
control the body's fluid balance, and regulate the balance of electrolytes. As the kidneys filter blood, they create urine, which collects in the kidneys' pelvis -- funnel-shaped structures that drain down tubes called ureters to the bladder. Each kidney ...
Heal yourself in 15 days by listening to your body's informative symptoms
These doctors don't consider symptoms to be a holistic part of your healing experience, but that's in fact exactly what they are. If you sprain your ankle playing frisbee, for example, your body sends you a pain message. This message contains important ...
How Yoga Can Wreck Your Body
Throughout the class, he urged us to pay attention to the thresholds of pain. “I make ... of doing yoga, “they need to be doing a specific range of motions for articulation, for organ condition,” he said, to strengthen weak parts of the body.