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The Top 10 Biggest Pain Breakthroughs In 2014

It’s that time of year: time to reflect and look back on everything we have learned. This year there have been many incredible pain breakthroughs in chronic pain research and treatment. Here are our top ten biggest pain breakthroughs of 2014. 1. New Findings in Arthritis Research One in five people [...]

By |2016-11-17T10:46:54-07:00December 29th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on The Top 10 Biggest Pain Breakthroughs In 2014

Managing Your Leg Pain

Ranging from acute injuries on the basketball court to long-term chronic conditions, leg pain affects many people at different points in their lives. With a patient profile that is as wide as it is varied--from pro athletes to couch potatoes to elderly women--the treatments available for chronic leg pain have [...]

By |2016-11-17T17:50:13-07:00August 1st, 2014|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Managing Your Leg Pain

Neck Pain And Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a thinning of the bone that is common in women after menopause. Many women can be suffering from osteoporosis and not know it until they suffer a fracture somewhere in their body. A spinal compression fracture can occur in the course of normal activity and can be very [...]

By |2014-06-03T17:20:49-07:00June 20th, 2014|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Neck Pain And Osteoporosis

Weak Bones

If you have weak bones, also known as osteopenia, you are at a high risk of developing osteoporosis. If your doctor suspects you have weak bones, he or she will recommend a bone density test, which measures your bone mineral content. The higher your bone density, the stronger your bones [...]

By |2016-11-17T11:06:53-07:00August 19th, 2013|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Weak Bones