There are different types of therapies for people with a cervical herniated disc. Some of the remedies that experienced pain management doctors review are the following: Home care Many times, the pain will resolve within a month or two. Ice … Continue reading
PRP (platelet rich plasma) is a procedure that uses your own blood. It consists of a solution of platelet cells, proteins, and growth factors which are used for regeneration. The platelets are rich with materials that rebuild tissue as well … Continue reading
Cervical osteoarthritis is also called cervical spondylosis. It is a painful medical condition that affects the discs, joints, and bones of the neck. It usually occurs with the wear-and-tear of old age. As we age, the spinal discs lose fluid … Continue reading
Help for Managing Pain on Valentine’s Day Valentine’s Day is a day to celebrate the loved ones in your life. For people who are in chronic pain, enjoying the day can present problems. Here are a few suggestions for honoring … Continue reading
Practical Suggestions for Reducing Pain Here are some tips for managing your pain. As always, the best advice is to review your pain issues with a respected and trusted pain management doctor. Quit smoking. Tobacco is not only bad for … Continue reading
Discogram. L4 is OK. L5 is not. How a Discogram Can Help Manage Pain? A discogram is a diagnostic test that is done prior to any surgery to help determine the source of you back pain. A dye is … Continue reading
Migraines are headaches that usually cause intense throbbing or a pulsing sensation in one area of the head. The pain can be very severe and can last hours or even days.
Diagnostic tests can also help identify the cause of the pain and also the source of the pain. Continue reading
Q. What is the difference between acute and chronic pain?
A. Acute pain is brought on by illness, surgery or an injury, and can last a short time. Chronic pain is an ongoing condition, usually in the back or neck. Chronic pain can also be related to illness or the musculoskeletal system. Continue reading
What is Fibromyalgia? Millions of Americans each year suffer from chronic pain, a serious medical condition that can persist for months or, in some cases, years! Chronic pain can cause serious disruptions for most patients, including taking them away from … Continue reading
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