Preventing Neck Pain

There are many possible causes of neck pain, many of which can be prevented to some degree. Because the causes of neck pain are so diverse, tips for preventing neck pain must be discussed in terms of preventing each of …

Preventing Heat Stroke

Heat stroke, a serious medical emergency involving the body’s cooling mechanism breaking down and body temperature rising to dangerous levels, is easily prevented. If someone is suffering from the symptoms of heat exhaustion, such as muscle cramps, fatigue, dizziness and …

Psoriatic Arthritis

Psoriasis is a skin disease caused by the immune system attacking skin cells. One possible complication of psoriasis is psoriatic arthritis, a type of joint pain that occurs in some, but not all, cases of psoriasis. It is estimated by …

Managing Pain in the School Staff

As anyone who has had more than one child knows, keeping an entire classroom of rowdy children under control is no easy task. Teachers and other members of the school staff have to deal with this on a regular basis. …

How Does Pain Affect Learning?

Both acute pain and chronic pain can have an effect on learning new things in educational settings, work settings and even at home. Moderate to severe pain of an acute nature is distracting and may stop someone from performing their …