Knee Pain

Knee pain is a common symptom among adults in the United States. An astounding 26 percent of all people in the United States report suffering from chronic knee pain. If we dig a little bit deeper, you may be able to understand why this number is actually larger than reported. Roughly 60 percent of all of the adults who suffer from chronic knee pain admit they will not report it to their medical professional. At Premier Medical we do not believe in suffering in silence. We are your allies and

Inability to sleep

Millions of people have trouble falling, staying or getting a quality good night’s sleep. Insomnia does not only describe people that cannot sleep at all, but it also describes those people not getting the quality of sleep needed to function at a productive and healthy level during the day. Quality of sleep is measured by different levels of sleep experienced by a person. An inability to get enough deep sleep or enter deep sleep at all, will have the same effects on a person with an inability

Hormones

The majority of Americans are living a life out of balance. As the pace of life increases and our lives simultaneously become more sedentary, our bodies change. Throw bad diets into the mix and the problems multiply. The molecular structure is deformed and the endocrine system, which sends messengers around our body via hormones, along with other messages transmitted by our brain and nervous system, so critical to our well-being, become dysfunctional. As hormonal balance worsens, we see many oth

Hip Pain

Overview Hip pain affects many people and can have a variety of causes. Diagnosis from a medical professional that specializes in this particular type of pain is important. Often the exact locality of hip pain is an indication of the underlying cause. When considering treatment options for hip pain, it can be valuable to consider where and when the pain started and make note of activities that worsen pain. Hip Pain Causes Arthritis including Osteoarthritis, Psoriatic, Rheumatoid, Septic

Herniated Disc

It happens to us from time to time. We do a routine action, something that we do on a daily basis, something such as getting out of bed, out of our car or out of a chair. We do the same thing many times a day, in seemingly the exact same way. Then, one day, for no apparent reason, this very same action can cause a sudden excruciating pain to shoot through our body. This renders us next to useless for hours or even days. The pain gradually subsides, usually, but we can feel the after effects for

Headaches

There isn’t one person who wants a constant ache in their head or forehead. If you are someone who suffers from constant headaches Premier Medical wants you to know that you’re not alone. Stop suffering in silence and call us to set up an appointment to take a look at what’s causing your headache. You wouldn’t put a bandage on your broken arm, so why ignore your headache? If your car wasn’t running correctly, you’d make sure that you fixed it, so why not take care of yourself? The

Functional Medicine 1

What is functional medicine? Simply stated, functional medicine is a healthcare philosophy that believes that well-being should be based on the individual patient. Everybody is different, and a symptom in one person may indicate a different problem than with other patients. Only by a full understanding of the individual can an effective treatment program be developed. Take headaches for example. When people have headaches, society has successfully brainwashed them into believing that they mus

Foot Pain

One of the most debilitating things that can happen to us is to develop a problem that seriously impacts our quality of life on a daily basis. Every day we walk, drive, stand in lines, and go up and down stairs at home, at work, in shops. Imagine if all of these activities, which we take for granted, and should have every right to take for granted, were painful or even impossible to achieve. Imagine not being able to drive or walk. Severe pain in our feet can certainly prevent us from fulfilling