The Opioid Crisis and You

Posted on July 31, 2019 with 0 comments

It’s no longer news. There is a crisis of opioid misuse, abuse, and addiction in the United States right now. Most of the returns on data find that while most of the deaths related to opioids involve Heroin or street Fentanyl, there are some links back to prescription opioids that may be prescribed for pain […]

5 Ways to Boost Your Energy Despite Acute or Chronic Pain

Posted on July 15, 2019 with 0 comments

When you’re living with pain, your energy levels take a huge hit. This can make it difficult to work, care for children, spend time with friends and family, enjoy hobbies, or even participate in special occasions and events. Pain takes its toll on a person psychologically as well as physically, potentially contributing to depression and […]

What to Look For in a Pain Specialist

Posted on June 21, 2019 with 0 comments

To the medicine, and beyond In a pain specialist, we are often looking for methods of interventional pain management or palliative care. While that is a completely necessary and useful tool in the arsenal of a pain specialist, it is one of many. Pain physicians may consider drug therapy to be an effort to be […]

The Relationship Between Stress and Pain

Posted on June 19, 2019 with 0 comments

It may be difficult to understand how the emotions and feelings within our own minds can impact our bodies, but the connection between stress and pain has been well documented in numerous research studies. Not only can stress cause or worsen pain all on its own, but dealing with chronic pain can, in turn, cause […]

Two Pain Relief Options for Your Acute or Chronic Pain

Posted on June 11, 2019 with 0 comments

If you have been suffering with pain for any length of time, chances are you have tried numerous ways to alleviate your symptoms. Over-the-counter medications may provide temporary relief, but may not be the best course of long-term treatment. If pain is persistent for several days, you should be getting it checked out by a […]