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At-Home Care Tips to Ease Your Joint Pain

Joint pain is, unfortunately, widespread, and it becomes even more common as we get older. The good news: Today, there are more ways than ever to relieve joint pain, including these eight “home remedies.”
Nov 1st, 2022

Is Working From Home a Pain in Your Neck?

Working from home offers lots of benefits, but if you’re not careful, you could wind up with unwanted neck pain. Here’s how remote working can contribute to neck symptoms — and what you can do to prevent them.
Oct 6th, 2022

4 Nonsurgical Options to Relieve Your Chronic Pain

Chronic pain is common — but thankfully, there are many ways to treat it that don’t involve surgery (or lots of drugs). Here are four nonsurgical options to help you finally find relief for your chronic pain.
Sep 12th, 2022

Try A Nerve Block Instead of Opioid Medications

Opioid medications are powerful pain fighters but also have some significant risks. Nerve blocks can be a great option for relieving pain without relying on medicines. Here’s how they work.
Aug 8th, 2022

Tips for Preventing Tech Neck

Tech neck is a catchy name for chronic neck pain caused by the overuse of technology — primarily smartphones. While avoiding your phone might seem extreme, there are some other steps you can take to prevent painful symptoms. Here’s what to do.
Jul 5th, 2022

Is It Ever Safe to Use Opioids?

The opioid epidemic is so pervasive that it’s easy to think these drugs are nothing but trouble. But opioids play a crucial role in pain management. The key is working with a pain management specialist with experience in prescribing these drugs.
Jun 1st, 2022

What to Do About Cancer Pain

Chronic pain is an unfortunate “side effect” of cancer for many people, but pain management therapies can help. Here’s why cancer pain happens and how we can help you find relief.
May 1st, 2022

My Elbow Hurts — Is It Arthritis or Bursitis?

Arthritis and bursitis are both pretty common causes of elbow pain. But the source of those symptoms is very different — and that means treatment has to be different, too. Here’s how to tell these two elbow problems apart.
Apr 1st, 2022

5 Causes of Lower Back Pain

Lower back pain might be common, but that doesn’t mean it’s OK to ignore it. Lots of issues can cause pain, and in most cases, those issues require customized medical care to get better. Here are five problems that could be causing your symptoms.
Mar 1st, 2022

5 Ways to Manage Chronic Pain

Millions of Americans suffer from chronic pain with symptoms that can take a significant toll on physical and emotional health. The good news is there are more options than ever for managing chronic pain, including these five.
Jan 1st, 2022

Nerve Compression: Signs to Take Seriously

Nerve compression is a relatively common medical problem, but many people don’t know how serious it can be. Without prompt treatment, you could wind up with permanent nerve damage. Here’s how to tell when it’s time to see the doctor.
Dec 1st, 2021

Treatment Options When Your Discs are a Pain in the Back

Even though your spine discs are intended to promote pain-free movement, a damaged disc can wind up being a source of pain. The good news: We offer an array of treatment options to help you feel better. Here’s how we can help.
Nov 1st, 2021

Myths and Facts about Treating Addiction with Medication

Medication-assisted treatment (MAT) for drug addiction is safe and effective — but unfortunately, it’s also surrounded by misunderstanding. This post sets the record straight on some of the most common myths about MAT.
Oct 1st, 2021

Tips for Living with Fibromyalgia

If you’re dealing with fibromyalgia symptoms, it can sometimes seem like chronic pain, fatigue, and other problems control your life. The good news: Lifestyle changes can help. Here are nine simple tips to help you feel better.
Sep 1st, 2021

5 Ways You're Making Your Back Pain Worse

Lots of problems can cause back pain, but did you know your habits could worsen your pain? It’s true. If you have back pain, kicking these five habits might help you feel better.
Aug 2nd, 2021

Facet-Joint Injections: What You Need to Know

Joint inflammation is a relatively common cause of chronic back pain, especially as we get older. Facet joint injections can provide much-needed relief without surgery or prolonged recovery time. Here’s how these injections work.
Jul 15th, 2021

5 Causes of Chronic or Severe Neck Pain

Neck pain is a common complaint for both women and men. Why so common? Partly because a lot of factors can cause or contribute to those painful symptoms. If you have neck pain, here are five possible causes you should know about.
Jun 10th, 2021

How to Manage Chronic Pain for Better Sleep

If your chronic pain keeps you up at night, you could be at risk for other health problems, like heart disease and stroke. Learning how to manage your pain is a critical part of improving your sleep. Here’s what to do.
May 3rd, 2021

How Does Fibromyalgia Affect Mental Health?

Fibromyalgia is well-known for the chronic pain and achiness it causes. What’s less well-known is the emotional impact of the disease. If you have fibromyalgia, recognizing the emotional symptoms is important for treatment. Here’s what to look for.
Apr 1st, 2021

Why Suboxone Might Be Right For You

Suboxone® is an FDA-approved treatment for opioid addiction, containing two powerful agents that work together to decrease cravings and prevent abuse. If you’re dealing with an opioid problem, here’s how Suboxone treatment could help you.
Mar 1st, 2021

Help For Your Lower Back Pain

Back pain is common and affects millions of people each year. It’s a leading reason for missed work and lost productivity. Thankfully, many proven treatments will help you feel better fast.
Jan 6th, 2021

How to Manage Your Pain Without Surgery

Chronic pain can stop you in your tracks and rob you of your quality of life. Thankfully, there are many nonsurgical treatments to help you manage your pain without having to go under the knife.
Dec 1st, 2020

Understanding the Side Effects of Suboxone

Suboxone® is the go-to prescription medication for breaking opioid addiction. It has some side effects you should know about before you get started on your Suboxone therapy. Read on to learn more
Nov 1st, 2020

How Bursitis Leads to Joint Pain

Inflammation of your bursa puts excess pressure on your joints and leads to joint pain. Learn all about bursitis and how we can help you move easily again.
Sep 10th, 2020

How Steroid Injections Can Relieve Your Pain

Steroid injections are a time-tested and minimally invasive solution for a range of pain conditions. Learn more about this popular option for anyone struggling with chronic pain.
Aug 11th, 2020

5 Habits You Can Adopt to Lessen Your Neck Pain

You may not realize how your actions contribute to your nagging neck pain. Here are five habits you can implement to lessen your neck pain and prevent it from recurring in the future.
Jun 11th, 2020

Treatment Options For Neck Pain

If your neck hurts, you know how debilitating it can be. Learn more about the common causes and symptoms of neck pain and the best treatment options for you.
Feb 3rd, 2020

Is Your Chronic Pain Fibromyalgia?

Many medical conditions and diseases can cause chronic pain, but if you have widespread pain throughout your body, you may have fibromyalgia. Our experts share more about this condition and how to find out if you have it.
Jan 1st, 2020

Is Back Pain Normal As You Age?

Back pain can occur at any age, but your chances of developing it can increase as you get older. Read on to find out what can cause back pain.
Dec 1st, 2019

The Dangers of Tech Neck

Using any tech device while rolling your shoulders forward and bending your neck down can eventually lead to body damage if you spend enough time in poor posture. Commonly called tech neck, the damage can lead to disability if you don’t treat it.
Oct 1st, 2019

5 Ways to Reduce Your Risk of Migraines

If migraines wreak havoc on your life, you’re not alone—these debilitating headaches are a chronic problem for 39 million Americans. Find out how a few simple lifestyle changes can help you head off migraine pain before it starts.
Sep 4th, 2019

Living With Fibromyalgia

When you have fibromyalgia, each day comes with its own unique challenges. But it doesn’t have to control your life. If you’re one of the 10 million Americans living with fibromyalgia, we can help manage your pain, fatigue, and brain fog.
Jul 12th, 2019

How Do Nerve Blocks Work and How Long Do They Last?

You may have heard of nerve blocks, but what are they? And can they help with your chronic pain? We can help demystify this effective pain management solution. Learn more about whether it’s right for you.
Jun 4th, 2019

Lifestyle Changes That Can Help Relieve Lower Back Pain

Your back aches and interferes with your ability to work and play, but you don’t want to turn to medications or surgery for relief. Some simple changes at home can offer relief. Try these before resorting to more extreme therapies.
Mar 1st, 2019

How Physical Therapy Can Help with Chronic Pain

If you have chronic pain, it may seem like your life has been reduced to just dealing with your pain. You may have tried treatments that didn’t work, but physical therapy is producing results that may surprise you.
Jan 9th, 2019