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Did you see this article in the NY Times about chronic pain?

A link to an arti­cle on chron­ic pain and the poten­tial of “alter­na­tive ther­a­pies” Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Exercise Changes Pain Modulation in the Brain

A report at the annu­al meet­ing of the Amer­i­can Pain Soci­ety describes changes in the brain that cor­re­late with reduced pain after exer­cise in fibromyal­gia suf­fer­ers. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Gluten Sensitivity — Part 3 — Stumbling Upon a Cure

A read­er for­ward­ed me this let­ter writ­ten by a chron­ic pain suf­fer­er who found relief on a gluten-free diet. With his per­mis­sion, I’m shar­ing this let­ter with you. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Guest Article: What Is Biofeedback Therapy for Chronic Pain?

Guest arti­cle on biofeed­back for chron­ic pain, from expert author Dr. Lawrence Thomas, Direc­tor of The Brain Clin­ic. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Pain Sensitization in the Spinal Cord

Pain research at Stan­ford mea­sures the altered state of the spinal cord as it becomes sen­si­tized from a repeat­ed painful expe­ri­ence. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Rewrite Your Experience of Depression and Chronic Pain

If you expe­ri­ence depres­sion and chron­ic pain, don’t let neg­a­tive emo­tions take over. Dis­cov­er how to rewrite your expe­ri­ence and intro­duce coun­ter­bal­anc­ing thoughts. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain — Part 3

Sim­ple steps you can take to recov­er from fibromyal­gia and chron­ic pain. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Gentle, Effective Pain Relief with NeuroTactile™ Therapy

Neu­ro­Tac­tile ™ Ther­a­py uses a light fin­ger-tip stroke to stim­u­late nerve end­ings in the skin to erase pain sig­nals and change the brain’s pro­cess­ing of pain. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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When Relaxation Isn’t Enough

What are trig­ger points? Everybody’s got them, and they can cause pain and oth­er hav­oc. Dis­cov­er why sim­ply relax­ing can’t get to the core of your prob­lem, and the sim­ple ther­a­peu­tic approach that can. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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What Is Pelvic Floor Dysfunction?

What is pelvic floor dys­func­tion? When the mus­cles and con­nec­tive tis­sues that sup­port your blad­der, rec­tum, and repro­duc­tive organs are on the fritz, you can have incon­ti­nence, pro­lapse, or inter­sti­tial cys­ti­tis. Dis­cov­er some of the steps you can take to restore order to your pelvic floor. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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