A recent study sought to answer this question, and found that physical
therapy achieved similar results to surgery in the treatment of lumbar
In recognition of
National Breastfeeding Awareness month, held each year in August, Pomona Valley
Hospital Medical Center (PVHMC) honors each and every breastfeeding mother who
walks through its doors, whether you're a patient, visitor or Associate of the
Hospital. PVHMC empowers every mom and her baby's right to breastfeed, wherever
and whenever there is a need.
Question: My right shoulder has been hurting during my swim workouts for the
past few months. Recently, my shoulder has been aching almost all the
time and seems to be aggravated by any reaching or lifting activity and
wakes me up if I turn on my right side in my sleep. My shoulder no
longer tolerates any swimming at all. I’ve been a swimmer for most of my
life and don’t want to give it up. Will I ever be able to swim again?
The American Cancer Society estimates that 152,820 people will be diagnosed in 2015 and that 50,830 will die from colon cancer in the United States yet people accept myths (though inaccurate) as common knowledge making the disease even more dangerous than it is. Some of the most common myths are that the screening is embarrassing, painful or that this is a disease that only older men get. Let’s debunk these myths.
Piriformis Syndrome is literally a pain in the butt. It causes pain in
the buttock area and may include pain or tingling in the back of the
thigh and calf. Keep reading to find out more about piriformis syndrome and what to do about it.