February 2014

25 Feb Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

Complex regional pain syndrome is a disease that will generally initially affect the arms and legs. It is characterized by extreme pain and swelling in these areas, and will in most cases become worse over time. It will often fall under the broad specialty of...

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20 Feb Pain Relief With Acupuncture

Hundreds of thousands of people around the world suffer from pain that never seems to cease. Chronic pain can make life unbearable. Modern medication is one way to combat pain, but acupuncture is a treatment which also shows strong results. Acupuncture has been consistently shown...

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17 Feb Frozen Shoulder

Frozen shoulder, also known as adhesive capsulitis, is characterized by spontaneous severe shoulder pain with a gradually more limited range of motion of the shoulder over time. The symptoms are usually only in one shoulder, more likely the non-dominant shoulder. Frozen shoulder commonly occurs following...

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12 Feb Chronic And Acute Pain

In order to understand pain management medicine, a person must understand that two general classes of pain exist. These are acute pain and chronic pain. Acute pain is a type of pain that lasts for a specific period of time, usually a short period of time....

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