Tag: pain management

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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Seeking Back Pain Relief? How Not To Manage Back Pain

Seeking Back Pain Relief? How Not To Manage Back Pain

[ 1 ] 2012-04-27 | |

One of the most common health issues that can dramatically degrade our quality of life is the presence of persistent pain. Chronic pain can make our everyday lives, including our work lives, both frustrating and difficult. It can also lead to isolation and depression as we battle the pain day after day. Over time, chronic […]

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Understanding Why Irritable Bowel Syndrome Does Not Go Away

Understanding Why Irritable Bowel Syndrome Does Not Go Away

[ 1 ] 2012-04-05 | |

Some of the most intense physical discomfort we will experience can arise from problems with our stomachs and the intestines. Both nausea and severe bloating can make it extremely difficult to focus on anything else but the discomfort we are feeling. If we add to that constipation with the significant pain that it causes or […]

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Understanding The Health Benefits Of Music When Recovering

[ 0 ] 2012-03-29 | |

Although there is certainly no universal concept of good music, it is hard to argue with the ability of music we like to improve our mood. But, music also offers important benefits when used to enhance our recovery after injury or a medical procedure. Given that much of the healing process can be unpredictable and challenging, it is important to know and take advantage of the ability of music to help us heal.

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5 Health Benefits From Playing Video Games

5 Health Benefits From Playing Video Games

[ 1 ] 2011-12-22 | |

In the days leading up to the holiday season, the number of television ads marketing video games can become overwhelming. In both the West and the East alike, people with disposable income frequently choose to spend their entertainment dollars and free time on such games. Not surprisingly, the video game industry collects more than 10 […]

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The Damaging Effects of Chronic Pain on the Brain

The Damaging Effects of Chronic Pain on the Brain

[ 0 ] 2011-05-19 | |

Because chronic pain is so widespread, most of us are quite familiar with the damaging effects that it can have on lives. What many of us don’t know is the damage that chronic pain can do to the brain or the effects that this damage can have on our mental abilities.

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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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