Lower back pain can be caused by a number of different issues, and it can interfere with many areas of daily life. Sometimes it can get better with self-care remedies, such as rest and over-the-counter pain medication. However, persistent or debilitating back pain may require medical intervention to effectively treat your pain. The lower backRead More
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Fast and Effective Back Pain Home Remedies
It is estimated that at least 80% of Americans will suffer from back pain at some point in their lives. Symptoms range from a mild backache that fades within a few days to chronic debilitating pain that interferes with your ability to accomplish even basic daily tasks. Severe back pain warrants a doctor’s evaluation asRead More
What Are Your Arthritis Treatment Options?
If you have arthritis, you understand how painful, restrictive, and distracting it can be. Fortunately, there are many treatment options available to manage this lifelong condition. If you suspect you may have arthritis, or if you have a diagnosis already and need help managing it, there are many treatments that can benefit you. What isRead More
Tips for Easing Chronic Arthritis Pain
Arthritis is a common disease that can cause pain, swelling, and stiffness in joints. The condition can lead to long-term pain and can become more disabling as it progresses. There are, however, several ways you can ease symptoms and manage arthritis more effectively. What Causes Arthritis? Joints are constantly exposed to low-level damage as partRead More
Pain Management For Chronic Pain Relief
Are you getting tired of living through your chronic pain despite years of treatment? For years, invasive and long-term treatments like surgery, medication, and therapy, may have been your only solutions for chronic pain. Luckily, there are new technologies and practices you can now utilize for pain management. In this blog, we’ll talk about theRead More
Common Treatments for Neck Pain
Neck pain is a common complaint among many American adults. It typically results from poor body mechanics, worn joints, overuse (hunching for hours), and injury, such as whiplash. If your neck pain is starting to hinder you from doing even simple tasks, you will greatly benefit from the expertise of a pain management doctor, who canRead More
What Does Spinal Stenosis Treatment Consist Of?
Spinal stenosis occurs when your spine begins to narrow, putting pressure on nerves. It happens most often in the neck or lower back. Fortunately, treatment for neck and back pain can help ease discomfort in many cases. In some instances, treatment targets a common underlying cause known as spinal stenosis. Diagnosing Spinal Stenosis Before yourRead More
What should I expect during a visit with a pain management doctor?
If you’ve been referred by your primary care physician to see a pain management doctor, you may be wondering what to expect from your first visit. First, you should know what a pain management doctor is. A pain management doctor has advanced training in the diagnosis and treatment of pain. They may be board-certified inRead More
Types of Spinal Stenosis
The spine gives your body structure and provides support to enable you to stand up. Without it, you cannot move freely and bend with flexibility. As we age, the spine’s structure changes, causing a narrowing of the space around the spinal cord. This is called spinal stenosis. Symptoms of spinal stenosis can worsen over time.Read More
Lower Back Pain: Is It Serious?
Lower back pain is a common problem among many Americans. Fortunately, in a majority of cases, it gets better without the need for medical intervention. Sometimes, however, symptoms can be a cause for concern and may require further investigation by a doctor in order to manage the pain successfully. The lower back, also known asRead More