Health and Wellness News

Professional Insights into Managing Pregnancy After SCI

This new video offers a guide for healthcare professionals treating women with spinal cord injuries (SCI) who may have concerns about having a safe and successful pregnancy. The video features experts in the fields of physiatry, nursing, and occupational therapy, with special focus on secondary conditions. It also features one woman with SCI and her obstetrician, and how they successfully managed her journey through two pregnancies.

Mind and Body Practices for Fibromyalgia

This issue of the Clinical Digest for Health Professionals from the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH) at the National Institutes of Health introduced research on complementary mind and body approaches for fibromyalgia. Practices discussed include yoga, massage, meditation, and acupuncture. The issue also includes links to clinical guidelines, systematic reviews and trials, and information for clinicians to share with their patients with fibromyalgia.