3 Common Sports Injuries

Posted on: 11 January 2016
For most people, playing sports is a way to get the physical workout they need and enjoying the sport in itself. Although playing sports can be very rewarding, there are a few dangers you will have to face. In some cases, you will find yourself the victim of sports injuries, which can take you out of doing what you love for a long time. There are a number of different causes for these types of sports related injuries.
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Severe Sciatica: What to Do When Painkillers Don't Work

Posted on: 6 January 2016
Are you at your wits' end with over the counter painkillers? Paracetamol, ibuprofen and aspirin often work wonders for mild pain. However, when it comes to chronic sciatica, they rarely make a dent in the discomfort.  You've probably discussed the option of stronger painkillers with your doctor, but most GPs are hesitant to prescribe such potentially dangerous medications. Luckily, this doesn't mean you have to let sciatica ruin your life. Here are 3 options for alleviating your back and leg pain when medication just doesn't cut it.
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