Pain Relief Blog

Pain Relief Blog 2018-01-17T12:23:24+00:00

Service Dogs for Chronic Migraines

Dogs are truly amazing creatures. They can be trained to work with anyone and to identify all sorts of health-related problems. Due to their strong sense of smell, they can identify odors we humans can't. [...]

What Exactly Are Muscle Knots?

You probably know the feeling. You have a sore back, so you ask someone if they can work on it. As they blindly attempt to massage your back, their finger rolls over a lump that [...]

Do You Need to See a Pain Management Professional?

Suffering from Complex Regional Pain Syndrome can become completely debilitating. 50 million Americans live with Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, yet many do nothing about it. They have simply accepted it as part of their routine. [...]

Car Accident Injuries Can Have Long-Term Affects

Car accidents can cause a range of injuries, from whiplash to broken bones to brain trauma. In some cases, the injuries may not even be noticeable until days after the accident. However, whether immediately noticeable [...]

4 of the Worst Sports Injuries of All-Time

Because athletes often push themselves to the physical limit, they are prone to experiencing injuries - even with all the training and conditioning they undergo. If you have a strong stomach, read on about some [...]

When to Worry About Your Neck Pain

Neck pain is an issue millions of Americans suffer from. For many, the pain stems from poor posture or other easily corrected physical ailments. However, there are times where you should be more worried about [...]

Suffering Daily Headaches? Here’s What to Watch For

Getting headaches can be a common occurrence for many people. Sometimes headaches are caused from stress, too much wine, or even from eating your ice cream too fast. But when you have a persistent headache [...]

Lower Back Pain Treatments for Athletes

Lower back pain afflicts about 80% of athletes. Most suffer back pain due to pressure from vigorous exercise, twisting, turning and bending the back to extreme angles. Rather than directly resulting from one injury, minor [...]

Buddha’s View Of Four Noble Truths To Suffering

Most of the world’s religions have something to say about pain and suffering. Buddhists believe that Siddhartha Gautama, the founder of Buddhism, was born wealthy, but left his wealth to learn the truth about life. [...]

The Potential Negative Effects of Pain Medication

People in pain want relief as quickly as possible, so it's not surprising many patients and doctors turn to analgesics ranging from steroids to opiods. Like antibiotics, these medications are overprescribed and overused. If you [...]

Causes of Dizziness

Every one of us has those times when we feel unsteady. Dizziness is a symptom associated with several conditions ranging from mild dehydration to life-threatening issues. When it's associated with back pain, here's what you [...]