What can happen if whiplash is not properly treated?

2016-10-07T13:12:22+00:00 October 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Whiplash is an injury of the soft tissues in the neck, often resulting from rear-end collisions. The vehicle in front gets propelled forward so violently that its occupants experience a rapid back-and-forth movement in their necks. The muscles and ligaments go beyond their capacity, so they stretch and tear. Often, the pain is not immediately [...]

What is a Pain Management Professional?

2018-01-23T14:59:58+00:00 September 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome is an especially debilitating condition that can seriously reduce your overall quality of life. Whether you suffer from neck, back, knee or any other kind of pain, you've probably done just about everything in your power to correct the issue. Your primary care physician likely doesn't specialize in the identification and [...]

What is the difference between a nurse and a nurse practitioner?

2016-09-23T13:15:50+00:00 September 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|

If you are considering a medical career you might be wondering what the difference is between a nurse and a nurse practitioner. Put simply, a nurse specializes in the general care of patients while a nurse practitioner focuses on one specific branch of medicine, such as pediatrics or geriatrics. Education While a nurse only needs [...]

Natural Alternatives to help your pain

2018-01-25T11:12:10+00:00 September 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|

  Medical remedies are astounding, but they have inherent risks. Some patients may develop an allergic reaction to their medicine. Others may build-up a tolerance for certain medications; making them less effective. Patients can also become addicted to some potent medicines. These reactions increase the seriousness of your disease or injury, which may also magnify [...]

Receiving proper care after an auto injury

2018-01-25T11:13:40+00:00 September 2nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

  Car accidents occur every 60 seconds. You could be injured; be in pain, feel confused and scared. Using observation, physical examination, and patient interaction, paramedics quickly assess your condition. Most hospitals have a preoccupation with clinical testing. CAT’s MRI’s EEG’s EKG’s Lab tests Test results are the accepted criteria for determining a person’s health [...]

How your diet plays a key role in fibromyalgia pain

2018-01-23T14:59:51+00:00 August 26th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Fibromyalgia is a debilitating condition that disrupts the lives of 12 million Americans. It often causes intense widespread pain that restricts the normal function and movement of muscles, bones, and joints. This condition is more prominent in women, between the ages of 25-65. Many fibromyalgia victims wonder if there is any cure; or if there [...]

Loving yourself despite chronic illness

2018-01-25T11:14:56+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome attacks people of all ages. It limits their strength and energy. It challenges their physical endurance and their mental well-being. It intrudes upon their happy, active way of life. Complex Regional Pain Syndrome inflicts its victims with negative attitudes, depressed emotions, opiate and alcohol dependence, fear and hopelessness. A maze of [...]

Setting goals in the face of pain and illness

2016-08-12T13:36:42+00:00 August 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Do you live with chronic illness(s) and Complex Regional Pain Syndrome daily? Do you struggle to perform basic tasks and enjoy simple activities? Do doctors treat you as if you are part of a research study, with a relevant set of symptoms? Are you unhappy and tired of sickness and pain controlling your life? Setting [...]

Rise above your pain using Spiritual Steps

2018-01-23T14:58:36+00:00 July 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|

How can we Rise above Our Pain by Using Spiritual Steps? Pain is a constant reality for millions of children and adults around the world. It is a mystery to most doctors. Their inability to provide any kind of effective treatment, left Complex Regional Pain Syndromes sufferers frustrated, without relief or hope. Dr. John Bonica [...]

Eating sweets can help dull your pain

2018-02-21T21:27:21+00:00 July 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

 “Sweets are delicious and beneficial.” Is there any truth in this statement? Nutritionists acknowledge these facts.            Chocolate Delicious Ingredient contained in many sweets Processed from cocoa, sugar, and fat High sugar and fat content Slows down the production of molecules that contribute to inflammation Reduces your chances of getting osteoarthritis Stimulates clotting Use cautiously [...]