Do Slipped Discs Require Surgery?

Many people think that if they have really bad back pain, sometimes with leg pain that they must have a “slipped disc”. The truth is that a slipped disc happens in less than 5% of people with back, leg or arm pain. Unfortunately some medical doctors don’t know...

How Leptin Affects Weight Loss or Gain

What is leptin and what does it do? Most people have never heard about leptin, but the more you know about leptin the better you will be able to lose weight. Leptin is a hormone made by your fat cells. It used to be called the anti-obesity hormone. But now we know...

HOW LIPOIC ACID HELPS NEUROPATHY

Lipoic Acid is one of the nutrients we use here at Neuropathy Northshore to help in the treatment of neuropathy. Here is information about the benefits of lipoic acid supplements in neuropathy treatment. From WebMD: Alpha-lipoic acid (ALA) is...