Many people complain about muscle or joint pain. But often, doctors are unable to pinpoint the cause. Scientists in Cologne have developed a new approach. They measure movements with sensors, infra-red cameras and 3D analysis.
Lots of athletes swear by the colorful tape from Japan when it comes to treating pain and muscle tension. They're meant to not only relieve pain, but also encourage healing of injuries. But how does that work?
Convicted assassin Dimitris Koufodinas' freedom frolic sparked international and domestic outrage. Koufodinas was a member of the radical left-wing November 17 movement that carried out nearly two-dozen murders.
As for thousands in Turkey, a government decree ended Nuriye Gulmen and Semih Ozakca's careers. In protest, the pair started a hunger strike 113 days ago - they have languished in prison since their arrests on day 75.
The flowing movements used in the Chinese martial art of t'ai chi ch'uan can relieve pain and improve mobility, Tai chi is even said have some advantages over physiotherapy in treating arthritic knees.
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