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Making Sense of Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain

A tidal wave of chron­ic ill­ness is mak­ing the lives of many peo­ple mis­er­able and over­whelm­ing our health­care sys­tem. Doc­tors are frus­trat­ed in treat­ing these nag­ging, over­lap­ping prob­lems: heart dis­ease, fibromyal­gia, depres­sion, dia­betes, and more. These chron­ic con­di­tions can be helped by look­ing at the chal­lenges posed by patients who have been hos­pi­tal­ized with sud­den, acute ill­ness, and using anal­o­gous treat­ment strate­gies. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Chronic Pain Shrinks Your Brain

An impor­tant arti­cle by Craig Roberts, DC cov­ers the neg­a­tive effects on the brain of liv­ing with chron­ic pain and the ben­e­fits of chi­ro­prac­tic spinal manip­u­la­tion to con­trol long-last­ing spinal pain. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Essential Tool for Chronic Pain Sufferers: Dr. Lavine’s Daily Log

Dr. Lavine offers fibromyal­gia and chron­ic pain suf­fer­ers an essen­tial record-keep­ing tool: Dr. Lavine’s Dai­ly Log. Use it to track your progress. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain – The Latest Science

I hate chron­ic pain and fibromyal­gia. It seems like a divine injus­tice that peo­ple should suf­fer so end­less­ly and seem­ing­ly need­less­ly. At least research is begin­ning to uncov­er some of the basic phys­i­ol­o­gy behind these con­di­tions. Read on to learn more. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Chronic or Recurring Pain a Problem for Half of Americans

Doc­tors are begin­ning to con­sid­er the ways that pain — regard­less of its orig­i­nal cause — has a dev­as­tat­ing effect on your brain, body, and mood. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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