pain relief

Treating Pain on a Social Scale

February 9, 2012

By Matt Wood We hear a lot these days about online social networks, but the size and strength of a person’s real-life social network has major consequences for his or her health and quality of life. Studies have shown a statistical link between [Read more]

On Pins and Needles

June 1, 2010

Alternative medicine tends to live in a battlefield where treatments passed down for centuries clash with the often cold, hard truths of the scientific laboratory. Depending on your bias, one can trust the adherents of ancient practices such as [Read more]