Common Causes of Leg Pain
Common Causes of Leg Pain
You pulled a muscle in your low back. You felt that familiar, sharp, shooting pain in the low back. More often than not, this can be an acute muscle strain or a "pulled muscle." What should you do? There is a variety of advice out there, but we’ve tried to
Part 3 of the Fibromyalgia Blog Series
Part 2 of the Fibromyalgia Blog Series
Do you have fibromyalgia? What exactly is fibromyalgia? How can I tell if I have fibromyalgia? Is there a test for fibromyalgia? What causes fibromyalgia? What is the treatment for fibromyalgia?
An epidural steroid injection in the low back is a spinal injection to target certain types of low back pain. If your physician has recommended an epidural steroid injection for your low back pain, you may be wondering what to expect, both during and afte
How does posture affect low back and neck pain? Let's take a minute to assess your posture right now and see if it could be contributing to your chronic low back and neck pain...
Shoulder pain has a lifetime prevalence of up to 70%, making it one of the most common pain complaints that people experience over a lifetime.
Low back pain that radiates along the sciatic nerve and typically runs down the leg is commonly called sciatica. What people don't realize is that sciatic pain is actually a form of nerve pain.
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Why do you have knee pain? The most common causes of knee pain: overuse, lack of use, arthritis, prolonged positioning, aging, the list goes on...
Chronic pain can be a debilitating diagnosis. Patients with chronic pain often find themselves trapped in a cycle of anxiety and fear.
Gratitude when you’re in chronic pain? It might seem hard to imagine, unrealistic, or even plain ridiculous – to find reasons to be thankful when you are in pain, especially when pain is a huge part of your life.
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Back pain - it’s painful, it’s irritating, and invades every portion of your life, from work to family life. And you’re not alone. Back pain is one of the most common complaints patient have. So why is this so prevalent?
Radio frequency ablation is a highly successful treatment for spinal nerve pain.
Whether you’re making calls all day or scrolling through social media while standing in line at the grocery store, your phone usage could be contributing to your chronic neck pain.
If you spend most of your day working on a computer or seated at a desk, you’re probably familiar with the aches and pains that never quite go away.
When you suffer from chronic pain, it can affect every aspect of your life.
Facet joint pain is often underdiagnosed, since it can be unpredictable and difficult to screen for.
Stem cell therapy is an innovative field of medicine that is considered highly promising to change the way we treat many common illnesses and injuries.
Neck pain can vary from merely annoying to severe, and it can be caused by many causes, including injury, strain, and sleeping poorly.
Many Americans head to the office every day, where they plan to spend the next eight or so hours sitting at their desk, staring at a computer monitor.
Fibromyalgia can be a painful condition, and it can be especially frustrating to manage flare-ups.
Fibromyalgia, commonly referred to as “fibro,” is a painful condition that increases the body’s sensitivity to sensation, causing pain.
Electrical nerve stimulation uses a low-level electrical signal to stimulate nerves and block pain signals from reaching the brain.
As we age, wear and tear on our joints occurs.
There are a variety of treatment options available to arthritis sufferers, but it can be overwhelming to find just the right treatment for your unique needs
Arthritis is the term for inflammation of one or more joints, which often causes stiffness and joint pain.
For those who suffer from lower back pain, it may feel like you’d do anything to find relief.
Trigger points are hard nodules of muscle that are in a constant state of tension, which can lead to painful pressure points.
Chronic headaches plague up to 5% of the global population and can cause a number of symptoms.
Chronic muscle pain can cause significant difficulty in your day-to-day life.
Arthritis is a painful condition that affects thousands of Americans.
Ablation is a method of treatment for chronic pain, which involves destroying individual nerves that are causing pain
For those who experience chronic back pain, you might want to consider looking at your diet to see how much it can affect you.
In 2011, groups and organizations banded together to establish September as the month to nationally recognize the chronic pain community.
For people who experience chronic back pain, they may be reliant on at-home massage techniques from their significant others, family members, or themselves
The coccyx, also known as the tailbone, is the bony structure at the bottom of the spine.
One new study has shown that high-frequency spinal cord stimulation (SCS) may be just on the horizon to treat chronic back pain.
A study completed by University at Buffalo medical sociologist Hanna Grol-Prokopczyk followed participants over the course of 12 years to measure long-term chronic pain in the United States.
Pain Medicine Group is happy to welcome Dr. Michael Worobel to our team at our Fort Myers location in Florida.
Vaping is one of the latest trends in tobacco use.
Stem cell therapy includes the use of stem cells to treat or prevent a disease or condition.
Anyone suffering from Fibromyalgia understands the awful symptoms of this chronic inflammatory disorder can be incapacitating.
Osteoperosis is a condition that causes the breakdown of the bone structure.
Chronic pain is a complex condition.
When people experience chronic pain, their doctor might prescribe injections of pain-relieving medications.
Failed back surgery syndrome (FBSS) is a generalized term used to describe the condition of patients who received poor results after a back or spinal surgery.
Studies have shown that you spend a third of your life asleep, which is why it is important to find a mattress which best fits your body and suits your sleeping needs
For many individuals who experience chronic back pain, managing this health condition is a constant struggle.
If you are motivated to make 2017 as pain-free as possible, New Year’s is the best time to make a few changes to improve your quality of life.
Neck pain is considered chronic when it continues for over three months.
It's the end of summer and many people are making those last minute summer traveling plans.
Know your pain
Osteoarthritis and meniscal tears are a very common source of knee pain.
Remember to stretch
Pain can affect every aspect of your life.