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5 Symptoms of Arthritis
Arthritis is a catchall term for more than 100 different joint diseases that cause pain and inflammation, which are the first indicators that there’s a problem. Here, we take a look at five signs that you may have arthritis
Could Your Low Back Pain Be Spondylolysis?
There are many reasons your lower back might hurt, and spondylolysis could be a culprit. Read on to learn more about this condition and signs you might have it.
Will My Sciatica Resolve on Its Own?
Lower back pain that feels like you’ve been shocked with electricity can be an early warning sign of sciatica. If the pain travels to your buttock or down one leg, you may need medical care.
Is Your Lifestyle Causing Back Pain?
Low back pain makes your daily life a challenge. It can seemingly strike out of nowhere or develop gradually. Partner with a pain management specialist to find the best solution to restore your life with less pain.
Lesser-Known Side Effects of Chronic Pain
Pain on its own is a terrible symptom to live with, but when the discomfort is ongoing, it can cast a very wide net over your life. Here’s a look at some of the many ways people become imprisoned by pain.
How Botox® Relieves Migraine Pain and Why It May Be What You Need
Did you know that Botox® can address more than just aesthetic concerns? That’s right. Botox is FDA-approved for the treatment of migraines and can block migraines from even developing. Find out more here.
Leading Causes of Low Back Pain
Four out of five people in the United States have low back pain sometime during their life. Find out more about the leading causes of low back pain and how to protect your back.
Are Epidural Steroid Injections Safe and When Are They the Best Option for Chronic Pain?
Epidural steroid injections are safe and may be your best option for chronic pain when medical interventions fail. Learn more about these injections, the conditions they help, and the potential risks.
Ketamine for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS): What to Expect
Chronic regional pain syndrome (CRPS) causes symptoms that can be difficult to manage using traditional therapies. In recent years, ketamine infusions have emerged as an effective alternative. Here’s what you need to know.
5 Practical Ways to Prevent Chronic Knee Pain
Chronic knee pain is a common medical problem and one that becomes more common with age. If your knees are aching, these five simple tips could help you find relief.
Top Tips to Manage Cancer Pain
Cancer affects your quality of life, and so does the pain that can come from it. Regardless of what type of cancer you’re struggling with there are ways you can manage the pain, and we can help.
How Fibromyalgia Affects Your Entire Body
Fibromyalgia is a troublesome condition that can affect many areas of your body, making everyday tasks difficult. Little is known about its cause, but thankfully, a lot can be done to help you lead a fuller, more comfortable life.
Neck Pain? Botox May Be Able to Help
Before Botox® was the go-to anti-aging solution for unwanted wrinkles, it was FDA-approved to treat severe neck muscle contractions and pain. Here’s how this simple solution can ease your neck pain and improve your quality of life.
Exercise Tips for Arthritis
Do you fear exercising because your joints hurt or because you worry that it may further damage your joints? Read on to learn how you can exercise safely.
How PRP is Alleviating Joint Pain and Restoring Mobility to Aging Baby Boomers
If you’re among the millions of baby boomers who are dealing with achy, stiff joints, the remedy may lie in your own body. Learn how platelets found in your blood can help with damaged joints.
Medical Marijuana for Chronic Pain
Anyone who lives with chronic pain knows how impossible it can seem to manage. If you’re looking for a safer option to ease your pain than opioids, which carry a risk of getting dependent on them, it’s time to learn more about medical marijuana.
The Link Between Weather Changes and Migraines
Migraine is often confused with headaches, but different in significant ways and can be caused by various triggers. One trigger that is not well understood is the connection between migraines and changes in the weather.
Am I a Candidate for Ketamine Treatments If I Have Fibromyalgia?
If you’ve been diagnosed with fibromyalgia, you’re no stranger to pain - but finding relief for pain that affects your entire body is frustrating, especially since it appears to originate in the neurotransmitters of your brain. Ketamine may help.
4 Symptoms of Knee Pain
Rarely does knee pain show up on its own without any other indications of an underlying injury or dysfunction. Here are four key symptoms that you can expect with knee pain.
How Botox® Relieves Migraine Pain and Why It May Be the Solution for You
Botox® does more than smooth out lines and wrinkles. It also relieves migraine pain. Are you looking for a long-term solution to your chronic migraines? Click here to learn how Botox works and how it might be the solution for you.
Remedy Your Sciatica and Prevent a Recurrence
After you’ve felt the shooting pains and numbness in your legs that’s characteristic of sciatica, you don’t ever want to feel it again. Read on to learn what causes sciatica, how it can be treated, and how you can help keep it from returning.
Is Working From Home a Pain in Your Neck?
While working from home can be convenient and comfortable, it can also have drawbacks. Hours spent hunched over a laptop can lead to chronic neck pain. Learn more about the causes and treatment options.
These 4 Conditions Can Lead to Lower Back Pain
Back pain sucks the fun out of everything. Your favorite hobbies, redecorating, and playing with the kids all become chores when you’re in pain. Finding the cause of your back pain sets you up for successful treatment. Start here.
Managing Cancer Pain at Home
Chronic pain often becomes a part of cancer patients’ lives, making pain management a necessity. Here’s how a specialist can help you manage pain at home.
Can Ketamine Help My Fibromyalgia?
The pain from fibromyalgia can be persistent and pervasive, accompanied by fatigue and sleep issues. The cause of the condition is unknown, and it’s sometimes difficult to treat. Adding ketamine infusions to your treatment plan may help.
4 Signs Your Tension Headache Is Actually a Migraine
Does it matter if your symptoms are due to a migraine or a tension headache? Yes. When you don’t understand the reason for your headache, you may miss out on treatments that could stop the pain. Our specialty team explains.
How Effective is Viscosupplementation Therapy in Remedying Knee Pain?
Viscosupplementation therapy may be an effective treatment to relieve your knee pain and help delay surgery. Find out if you’re a good candidate for this advanced treatment.
Why a Spinal Cord Stimulator May be the Right Choice for Remedying Your Chronic Back Pain
Are you hoping for a drug-free answer to your chronic back pain? A spinal cord stimulator may be just what you need. Find out what it is and how it might be able to relieve your chronic back pain.
Myths and Facts About Epidural Steroid Injections for Managing Your Back Pain
Do you suffer from chronic back pain and need a lasting solution? Not sure what to believe when it comes to epidural steroid injections? Read on to find out if they may be a good solution for your back pain.
How Long Should You Power Through Pain Before Seeking Medical Help?
Your body is uniquely designed to help you prevent injury or death by sending pain signals to your brain. When can you push through pain, and when should you see a doctor?
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