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In many cases, inflammation occurs as a natural reaction to an injury. Mild strains and sprains can also result in redness, tenderness, and pain, and often swollen joints. There are several ways to treat these symptoms at home.
Most people will suffer from muscle pain at one point in their lives. Most muscle pain is minor and will lessen with time. However, severe or prolonged pain may require treatment from a doctor. Here are a few tips to help you know when to seek medical treatment for muscular pain. 
A pinched nerve is a nerve that has been compressed by surrounding bones, muscles or tendons. This can happen as the result of a number of injuries, illnesses or conditions. Affected nerves may not function correctly, and they can cause pain and other physical symptoms. They can be a minor annoyance or a serious medical problem, and the recommended treatment will vary based on the severity of the case.
A repetitive motion injury can best be treated by an orthopedic surgeon. Most repetitive motion injuries cause wearing of the joint or tendon that can only be repaired with surgery. In order to improve function and reduce pain an orthopedic surgeon will usually recommend surgery, depending on the condition.
Falls at any age can be dangerous, but particularly so for the elderly. Not only because they can result in serious injuries, but because advanced age, and myriad health issues that are typically present at this stage of life, can complicate recovery or even increase the risk of death. So, the importance of preventing this leading cause of injury cannot be understated. Many elderly patients of chiropractic and orthopedic clinics are there as a result of injuring from falling, injuries which can largely be prevented with certain precautions in place. While there is no way to 100 percent bullet-proof your elderly loved one from ever experiencing a fall, these health care professionals note there are several steps you can take to minimize that risk as much as possible.
If you're someone who suffers from back pain, you can sympathize with how difficult that pain can make your life. Simple activities, such as bending over or lifting items, can be difficult to perform. If those are tasks that cause you pain, then you should read and use the following tips, and you may find some relief from your back pain.
For those of you who have never heard of chiropractic adjustments before, it is a process where your spinal cord is realigned or readjusted in an effort to lessen the pain as well as promote good health throughout the body. So why do people recommend this sort of treatment during pregnancy? 
Doctors would often prescribe medications and some therapy to alleviate pain. While this is a great way to obtain pain relief it often comes with side effects that may impact other aspects of health. Natural methods are often used to manage pain and even alleviate the anxiety symptoms. While it is true that there is a need to do more research on the efficacy of natural pain killers, but the future looks promising. Here are some ways that you can do to naturally kill the pain.
On March 23 we hosted our fist community workshop with a panel of medical and legal experts to answer to your questions about the healing process and your legal rights when injured.  The workshop took place at La Clinica SC in Cicero and more than 15 members of the community participate and had their questions answered.
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