Things You Need to Know If You Suffer From Migraines

2018-01-25T11:16:38+00:00 March 11th, 2016|Pain Blocks|

Migraine headaches are more than just your typical headache. They are the result of specific changes in the brain, although what causes migraines isn't fully known. Usually, they consist of a pounding pain in your head, which can be accompanied by nausea, vomiting, sensitivity to light, and eye pain. There are a number of factors [...]

What Is An Occipital Nerve Block?

2015-12-25T09:52:54+00:00 December 25th, 2015|Pain Blocks|

Many people who suffer with migraines and other severe headache disorders do so because of pain which originates at the back of the head in the area known as the occipital-cervical region. The occipital nerves are two nerves which run from the crown of the head down to the top portion of the neck. Pain [...]

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.