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How Anger Affects Pain Management

Pain Leads to Plenty of Emotions, Both Positive and Negative As humans, it’s natural for us to experience a whole myriad of emotions. Many of these emotions are pleasant, like happiness, joy, excitement, and love. However, there are some that we would rather not feel, such as frustration, embarrassment, sadness, fear, and anger. The latter can prove to be detrimental …

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Can Chronic Pain Be Prevented?

Some Forms of Pain Can Be Debilitating Unfortunately, pain is a natural part of life. You would be hard-pressed to find someone who has never experienced pain in some way. Pain comes in many different forms and can affect us in many ways. Often, people experience brief, acute pain from injuries that affect them momentarily, but after time, heal and …

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Brain Fog and Chronic Pain

Cognitive Dysfunction is a Common Symptom of Chronic Pain Unfortunately, pain is a common part of human life. At least once in your life, you will experience pain. Pain varies for each person, depending on a host of different causes. From your medical history and condition to your overall health and well-being, your pain can range from mild to severe …

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Advances in Pain Management in 2020 and Beyond

Pain Management Practices Have Advanced in Recent Years Chronic pain affects millions of people all across the globe, yet many of us don’t understand how to manage it properly. Pain can be debilitating, whether you are suffering from an acute injury or a chronic condition like SI joint dysfunction. If you’ve ever had back pain or trauma to another part …

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How Do You Know if You Need Surgery?

Patients Should Learn as Much About Their Surgery as Possible Being told you need surgery of any kind can be unsettling, to say the least. Whether you’ve had it in the past or this is your first time, chances are you have a lot of questions. Unfortunately, medical errors are a leading cause of death in the United States, resulting …

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Everything You Need to Know About Platelet-Rich Therapy

PRP is a Regenerative Therapy that Lets the Body Heal Itself Platelet-rich therapy (PRP) is a minimally-invasive, non-operative solution for a wide range of conditions and injuries. Individuals who have suffered a sports injury or who are living with chronic pain may find success with PRP as it aims to promote healing and restore damaged areas in the body. One …

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How to Create the Right Pain Management Plan

Everyone’s pain is a different, unique experience to them. This can be a hard thing to wrap your head around, but no one experiences pain the same way. This is why it is imperative to have a personalized pain management plan in place. Whether you are suffering from chronic back pain, arthritis, or have suffered an injury, working with an …

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Fall Allergies and How to Avoid Them

Fall is upon us, which means cooler temps and as many pumpkin spice lattes as you can handle. While this time of year is a favorite for many, it also comes with irritating allergies. Many people think of spring when it comes to seasonal allergies, but for those who are susceptible to allergies, fall is also an unpleasant time of …

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The Importance of Getting a Flu Shot

Now that Fall is here, it’s time to start thinking about how to keep you and your family healthy in the coming months. Fall through Spring is considered cold and flu season, leading to serious illness for people of all ages. One of the best ways to protect yourself this time of year is by getting a flu shot. You …