Steroid Injections for Back Pain

2017-08-31T13:39:15+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Back Pain, Epidurals, Pain Injections|

Back pain is notoriously challenging to treat, but steroid injections could give you weeks of relief without drugs. The risks are rare, but significant, so your physician will try more conservative approaches before recommending them. They’re an invasive option given the sight of the epidural, but if you’re waiting for surgery or are struggling to [...]

Three Step Guide To Reducing Peripheral Neuropathy & Improving Quality of Life

2018-01-29T17:05:29+00:00 November 7th, 2013|Arms and Legs, Back Pain, Epidurals, Pain Blocks, Therapy|

Peripheral neuropathy (PN) is nerve pain that you feel at the far ends of your extremities, your hands and feet. It is often associated with diabetes; in fact, peripheral neuropathy accompanies diabetes in approximately 2/3 of cases. The pain differs in the way that it manifests, but it is often felt as a sense of burning or numbness. Regardless of the specific sensations that accompany it, neuropathic pain tends to be excruciating, making it difficult to participate in day-to-day activities and even sleep properly. This three-step guide is designed to help reduce the pain so that you are able to enjoy your life without constant physical interruptions.