Tag: nerve pain

The Uses Of Medical Marijuana In Treating Pain

The Uses Of Medical Marijuana In Treating Pain

[ 0 ] 2012-11-23 | |

In medical science, the search is always on for new medications to treat what ails us. Researchers in universities and health centers evaluate many different chemicals to understand their potential uses in improving health. Pharmaceutical companies are eager to develop and make new medications available because they understand the enormous payback that can be realized […]

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Understanding What Nerve or Neuropathic Pain Is

Understanding What Nerve or Neuropathic Pain Is

[ 0 ] 2012-11-08 | |

For most of human history, physical pain has served an important role in preserving our well being and survival. Pain teaches every one of us the limits of our bodies. It teaches what it is in our environment that can cause injury. However, as humans have become a species more separated from the natural world, […]

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Peripheral Neuropathy: More than Loss of Touch

Peripheral Neuropathy: More than Loss of Touch

[ 0 ] 2011-11-17 | |

Though we might not think much of the loss of touch, the loss of this sense can have serious repercussions to our quality of life. With our skin being such a large area and being the barrier between our insides and the world around us, it can easily be injured resulting in peripheral neuropathy.

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The Growing Influence of Botox in Managing Chronic Pain

The Growing Influence of Botox in Managing Chronic Pain

[ 0 ] 2011-01-20 | |

While Botox has gained a significant following for its ability to fulfill our superficial desires to remain young in appearance, the treatment does offer more traditional medical benefits. One such valuable attribute is in treating pain.

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Treating Trigeminal Neuralgia – Taking the Squeeze out of Facial Pain

Treating Trigeminal Neuralgia – Taking the Squeeze out of Facial Pain

[ 0 ] 2009-05-19 | |

Considered one of the most extreme causes of pain in the field of medicine, the pain of Trigeminal Neuralgia feels like being stabbed in the face with a red hot knife and suffers can sometimes experience that agony hundreds of times each day.

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