Pinching in Stomach – Check out the 9 most common causes

 

woman with pinching feeling in the stomach area

What are the most common causes of pinching feeling in stomach? Are you experiencing a recurring pinching pain in your stomach? Unless the pain is severe, you may not think much of it. In fact, most people who experience a pinching pain in the stomach will put it down to trapped wind or indigestion. However,…

Causes and Symptoms of Plantar Fasciitis

 

Foot Cramps

Foot pain can make any type of walking or standing unbearable. A common type of heel or foot pain is plantar fasciitis. This condition is an inflammation of a band of tissue on the bottom of the foot called the plantar fascia. This tissue connects the heel bone to the toes along the bottom of…

Benefits of a Wireless Capsule Endoscopy

 

Capsules

Imaging is a crucial part of medical diagnosis and treatment. Physicians and surgeons use various imaging options to see inside of the body to determine the cause of illness and identify the location of issues. One of the more advanced options for imaging for gastrologists is a wireless capsule endoscopy, which offers many benefits to…

Top Male Facial Plastic Surgeries

 

Male Plastic Surgery

Men want to look their best at any age. Plastic surgery is becoming more and more popular amongst men, from changing the shape of facial features to opting for anti-aging procedures. Feeling good about their appearance helps men be more confident and competitive in various areas of their life. Here are three of the top…

Myths About Vascular Birthmarks

 

Birthmark Myths

Birthmarks are very common and most children have some type of birthmark. It is estimated that 80% of children have some type of birthmark, from a tiny discoloration to larger or darker vascular birthmarks. While there have been many medical advances when it comes to treatment of vascular and other types of birthmarks, the cause…

Can Flying Cause Sinus Problems?

 

Sinus Pain

Anyone who has flown for travel knows that changes in pressure can be felt in the nose, ears and sinus region. For those with allergies or sinus issues, the change in air pressure and quality can be felt more acutely. While flying may not cause sinus problems, it certainly can contribute to additional pain and…

Who Should See a Vascular Surgeon?

 

Vascular System

The circulatory system relies on the veins and arteries to deliver the needed oxygen and nutrients the organs, tissues and every cell within the body. The study, diagnosis and treatment of the vascular system is performed by vascular surgeons. Every system in the body relies on the vascular system, so any disorder in this system…

Recovering from a Torn ACL Injury

 

Knee Pain

Anyone who watches sports knows that a torn ACL is a common, but serious, knee injury that can take many months of recovery and rehabilitation. This type of knee injury is most common in contact sports but can occur when the knee is hit hard on the side or a person quickly changes direction while…

Non-Surgical Treatment Tips for the Aging Face

 

Non-Surgical Treatments

Most people want to look youthful for as long as possible. Maintaining soft, smooth facial skin that is supple and toned can help minimize aging of the face. While there is not cure for aging, there are ways to slow the process and keep your youthful appearance longer. Here are some tips for the aging…

Fighting Fatigue? Seek Help from a ND

 

Fatiigue

If you feel tired constantly or suffer from low energy, it can be difficult to find the cause. Fatigue is a vague symptom and many family doctors are ill-equipped to diagnose this condition. They may order blood tests and look for any abnormalities, but without more to go on than one symptom, you may not…