CRPS is a chronic, debilitating disease. A relatively new treatment, dorsal root ganglion (DRG) stimulation, offers phenomenal pain relief for people who need it most.
If lower back pain has you declining offers to your dance card, call a chiropractor. Their hands-on approach feels good in the moment and can get you the longer-term relief you need to pursue something more fun, like salsa lessons.
Over the past several decades a better understanding of psoriatic arthritis and new medications have had a major impact on relieving pain for those who suffer from it. But unfortunately, less attention has been paid to some of the other conditions that often accompany psoriatic arthritis. If you have this form of arthritis and are … Read More
Ketamine infusions are a last resort treatment for complex regional pain syndrome when pain relievers, nerve blocks, physical therapy and neuromodulation don’t help.
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