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    CBT for Kinesiophobia

    November 2, 2015 | HealthQI | | No Comments

    What is Kinesiophobia? Sufferers of Kinesiophobia are afraid of movement, as they believe it will cause or increase the sensations of pain they are experiencing or have previously experienced. Those most at risk of the condition are patients who have suffered...

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    New Information On Anti-Cancer Effects Of Propolis

    October 29, 2015 | HealthQI | | No Comments

    What is Propolis? Propolis is a natural product used by honey bees to repair their hives and strengthen their honeycombs. It’s collected by bees from tree buds such as pine needles and mixed with their own secretions. In its natural form propolis is a...

  • osteopathy for The Voice

    Osteopathic Manipulation & The Voice

    October 25, 2015 | HealthQI | | No Comments

    The Importance of Voice We often take our voices for granted, but they are actually one of the most versatile instruments our body has at its disposal, and can be used to communicate in a wider range of ways than most of us realise. Effective speakers...

  • rhythmic music cerebral palsy

    Rhythmic Music Therapy helps Stroke & Cerebral Palsy Patients

    October 13, 2015 | HealthQI | | No Comments

    Hemiplegic Gait Hemiplegic gait describes the walking difficulty an individual may have after disease progression, an injury or a stroke. It describes an unsteady walk due to a partial paralysis. Diagnosis is based on an assessment. Patients walk in a...

  • yoga prevents burnout in nurses

    Yoga proven to improve the lives of nurses

    October 9, 2015 | HealthQI | | Comments Off on Yoga proven to improve the lives of nurses

    What is burnout? Burnout occurs when an individual suffers from emotional exhaustion and begins to find coping with everyday life difficult. Sufferers can become detached from the world around them, usually due to being placed within an extremely stressful...

  • plantar fasciitis

    Miniscalpel acupuncture good for reducing pain

    October 2, 2015 | HealthQI | | No Comments

    Miniscalpel Needle Release for neck pain Chronic neck pain comes in many forms. It can be a persistent stiffness, a nagging ache that gets worse as the day gets older, or it can even radiate down the arm, all the way to the hands and fingers. Range of motion...

  • osteopathy for heart health

    Osteopathy improves heart rate variability

    September 27, 2015 | HealthQI | | No Comments

    Osteopathic treatment changes heart rate variability One of the most accurate predictors of health problems is a fluctuation in the normal beat rate of a person’s heart. This fluctuation is known as Heart Rate Variability (HRV), HRV is a measurement that...

  • tai chi and qi gong help parkinson's disease

    Tai chi improves Parkinson patients’ walking ability

    September 21, 2015 | HealthQI | | Comments Off on Tai chi improves Parkinson patients’ walking ability

    Tai chi and Qi Gong for Parkinson’s Disease Parkinson’s Disease is a movement disorder that attacks the nervous system and worsens over time. Its main symptoms are bradykinesia (slowness of movement), muscle stiffness, stooped posture, impaired movement,...

  • hypnosis for TEE

    Hypnosis better than sedation for transesophageal echocardiogram

    September 16, 2015 | HealthQI | | No Comments

    Hypnosis as an Alternative to Sedation If you’ve had any experience with medical issues, then you probably can think of a dozen or so tests that are so uncomfortable that would make you cringe when your doctor mentions that you have one. Some tests are so...

  • caralluma obesity

    Can Caralluma help reduce obesity?

    September 11, 2015 | HealthQI | | No Comments

    The Obesity Epidemic. Obesity rates have been climbing world-wide for the last few decades. In fact, in some places in the United States, it’s considered an epidemic. There are a whole host of contributing factors to this increase of obesity, including...