3 Stretches for Sciatica Pain Relief

Sciatic pain, which is caused by the sciatic nerve, can best be described as radiating pain that can travel from the low back down one of your legs. Most people who experience sciatic pain will only h[...]

New Solutions for Chronic Pain Relief, Part 4: Alternative Approaches

In Part 3 of our blog series, we looked at targeted procedures that can help with chronic pain relief. This week, we’re looking at alternative approaches that may help patients with their continuing[...]

New Solutions for Chronic Pain Relief, Part 3: Targeted Procedures

In last week’s blog, we looked at different types of medications that are often used for chronic pain relief. This week, we’ll be looking at targeted procedures that may help when medications don[...]

New Solutions for Chronic Pain Relief, Part 2: Medications

In last week’s blog, we talked about the roots of chronic pain and how pain can manifest in the body. This week, we’re taking a closer look at which medications can potentially help patients suffe[...]

New Solutions for Chronic Pain Relief, Part 1: The Roots of Chronic Pain

In the past, the only solution for chronic pain relief involved drugs and surgery. Unfortunately, these therapies don’t always work. Some patients who lived with chronic pain weren’t taken serious[...]

What Is Sciatica?

Sciatica, also called lumbar radiculopathy, is a condition in which the sciatic nerve can cause pain. Your sciatic nerve starts in your lower back and extends down each side of your body to the backs [...]

Do I Qualify for Spinal Cord Stimulation?

Spinal cord stimulation (SCS) is an FDA-approved treatment for chronic back and limb pain. Designed for patients who have tried other therapies without success, SCS may help reduce or alleviate chroni[...]

Symptoms, Causes & Treatments of Knee Pain

Chronic knee pain affects millions of people. In fact, it’s one of the most common ailments in people experiencing chronic pain. The knee isn’t just one of the most complex joints in the human bod[...]

What Is Complex Regional Pain Syndrome?

Also known as reflex sympathetic nerve dystrophy, complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a condition in which a person experiences chronic pain in one of their limbs. The peripheral nervous system, [...]

Are You Suffering From Chronic Pain?

About 50 million adults in the United States alone are estimated to experience chronic pain. Chronic pain can be defined as pain that lasts at least three months, but it can last six months or much lo[...]