David Greene

5 Ways Pain Can Affect the Quality of Your Life

People experience pain for many reasons. It may be due to chronic diseases such as a malignant or benign tumor, arthritis, shingles, or any other underlying disease. The level of pain experienced will also depend on the location of the pain and the cause. In

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Role of Technology in Primary Care and Pain Management

Technology has over the years been spoken down on, particularly in the health industry because of its seemingly negative effect on general health. While a lot of people believe that it can make us lazier and cause different acquired diseases in our bodies, some others

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Complications of Untreated Whiplash

Neck pain usually occurs following an injury to the neck, and it may not be due to any serious disease. Whiplash is a form of neck pain that occurs when there is one or more cervical discs displacement or muscle strain in the neck, and

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How Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Therapy Works

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) is a form of brain stimulation therapy. It is a non-invasive form of treatment that makes use of electromagnetic pulses to excite nerve cells to improve different symptoms of mental or neurological disorders. TMS therapy is an approved procedure that’s majorly

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Benefits of Epidural Injection for Chronic Back Pain

Epidural injections have fast become a popular pain management option for chronic back pain, particularly low back pain. Since damage to the spine is usually extensive and painful with long recovery periods, anti-inflammatory medications such as corticosteroids may be injected into the epidural space in

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Signs That You Need a Pain Management Doctor

Everyone experiences physical pain in varying degrees during their lifespans. Many people with chronic pains turn to opioids and other temporary fixes for help. While these medications may bring relief, they typically fail to address the underlying cause of the pains. And for that reason, it’s

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Physical Symptoms in Depression

When most people talk about depression, they typically don’t link it with any form of physical pain or symptoms. However, the reality is that this mental disorder can truly hurt. Aside from sadness, crying, feeling of hopelessness, and other types of emotional pain, depression can

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What You Should Know About Arthralgia

Ever wondered if there’s a term used to describe that ache or pain in one or more of the joints in your body? Well, the proper term to use is – arthralgia. There are different causes of arthralgia, with the major ones being forms of

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Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults

Popularly referred to as LADA, it’s a type of diabetes that seemingly combines type 1 and type 2 diabetes. A good deal of LADA appears like type 1, while the other parts are like type 2. It’s also not uncommon to hear people call this type of

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Natural Remedies for Joint Pain

Several areas of the body can be affected by joint pains. They include the lower back, shoulder, knees, hips, and ankles and this is because they are involved in repetitive movements and carry the burden of the body’s weight. Joint pains are caused as a

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Restorative Therapy for Some Painful Medical Conditions

Pain is a distressing feeling that indicates that something’s wrong with the body. We all feel a degree of pain in the body from time to time. However, there’s a certain level that’s extremely uncomfortable. This is referred to as chronic pain. This form of

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Some Common Causes of Pain in Older Adults

Many older adults suffer from different types of pain, and a good number of them see it as a norm that’s supposed to be a part of the aging process, and rarely do anything about it. However, it isn’t usually the case. It’s important to