Chronic Pain

Chronic pain can begin with an injury or a problem such as a bulging disk in the spine. It can be associated with complex syndromes such as fibromyalgia. Or you may experience it as headaches, back pain, joint pain, nerve pain, or a myriad of other localized symptoms.

Exercise Will Help Your Back

It may seem funny, but your back often needs exercise to heal from injury

Should You Have an MRI?

Be careful about rushing to the lab to get a scan of your back

Safely Using Narcotics for Cancer Pain

Stay alert for side effects or signs of addiction

How the Mind Controls Pain

Science is beginning to understand the brain's complex relationship to pain

How People in Pain Can Revive Their Sex Lives

Learn how to lessen pain and increase intimacy

Chronic Pain Is a Disease

How pain rewires your brain and nervous system

Treating Depression Along With Cancer Pain

Depression and cancer pain often go hand in hand and treating one can help manage the other

How Does Acupuncture Work?

Scientists are beginning to understand this ancient and effective treatment