Can Ultrasound Help Fight Trigeminal Neuralgia and Facial Pain?
Ultrasound has long been used for a variety of purposes. Recently, advances have been made in the delivery of ultrasound to open it up to new markets and help with pain relief.Whiplash Myths
Whiplash is a term commonly associated with rapid uncontrolled movement of the head and neck as they “whip” back and forth during a motor vehicle accident. Whether the accident is a rear end, front end or side to side type the bottom line is: the neck hurts! This article discusses some myths and truths about whiplash you should know.Overprescription of Narcotic Medication For Chronic Pain Conditions Has Harmful Results
Narcotic, or opioid, medication comes with high risks. Learn how these drugs act on the body and why patients should approach them with caution.Anterior Knee Pain in Adolescents
Chronic pain occurring in the front and center of the knee can be common among active, healthy young female adolescents. While the condition can affect young boys, it is more prominent in girls. The cause for the pain in the anterior portion of the knee may not be known, but the complex anatomy of the knee joint makes it more sensitive and susceptible to activity, training, and overuse.How to Know When You Need a Doctor’s Care Instead of Rest
Stiff muscles and minor injuries occur all the time, but how can you tell when it is more than just tired, overworked muscles? The body will signal when it’s a more serious injury, and intolerable pain is the first sign of a more serious injury than just sore muscles.