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Top 5 Tips for Traveling with Chronic Pain

Top 5 Tips for Traveling with Chronic Pain

Traveling With Chronic Pain Chronic pain can cause interruptions and frustrations in everyday life. Pain, discomfort, limited mobility, fatigue, all of this comes with chronic pain. Trying to add travel into the mix can cause some apprehension and even anxiety for...

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Does Fibromyalgia Cause Weight Gain?

Does Fibromyalgia Cause Weight Gain?

What Is Fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia is a syndrome that affects the body’s soft tissues and muscles. This condition is a generalized muscular pain condition that is diagnosed via a physical examination. There are no blood tests or chemical tests that would be able to...

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How to Remain Optimistic When Living with Chronic Pain

How to Remain Optimistic When Living with Chronic Pain

Chronic Pain and Mental Health People are quick to recognize the physical complications associated with chronic pain but may not always consider the toll that chronic pain takes on individual’s mental health as well. Chronic pain is recognized as ongoing pain lasting...

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5 Reasons to Avoid Back Surgery and How To Find Pain Relief

5 Reasons to Avoid Back Surgery and How To Find Pain Relief

5 Reasons to Avoid Back Surgery Back pain is one of the most common reasons people seek pain management treatment. It is actually the most common form of chronic pain in the United States. When individuals are suffering with daily back pain, it is understandable that...

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Chronic Pain and Your Immune System

Chronic Pain and Your Immune System

Chronic pain can cause so many frustrations for people. Aching, burning, discomfort, limited mobility, emotional frustration, all of these are side effects of chronic pain. Chronic pain is a worldwide problem and the most common disability in the United States....

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Current status of clinic operations | OPEN

Current status of clinic operations | OPEN

Dear Southeast Pain and Spine Care Community, The safety of our employees, customers, and visitors, remains the company’s primary concern. As the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak continues to evolve, the company is monitoring the situation closely and will periodically...

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9 Conditions that Cause Leg Pain

9 Conditions that Cause Leg Pain

Leg pain can present itself in many different forms. Sharp pain, constant aching, tingling, or discomfort when walking can be distracting and uncomfortable. Leg pain can be a direct result of an injury such as a sprain or broken bone. However, there can be many...

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Reasons for Avoiding Back Surgery & How to Find Relief

Reasons for Avoiding Back Surgery & How to Find Relief

Back pain is one of the most common reasons people seek pain management treatment. It is actually the most common form of chronic pain in the United States. When individuals are suffering with daily back pain, it is understandable that they would consider surgery to...

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What is Central Sensitization?

What is Central Sensitization?

Central sensitization, in short, is a hypersensitivity to stimuli from things that are not typically painful. The first evidence of this type of hypersensitivity dates back to 1933. Living with any type of pain, acute or chronic, can interfere with many normal aspects...

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How to Reduce Neck Pain at Home

How to Reduce Neck Pain at Home

How to Reduce Neck Pain at Home  Neck pain can get the best of anyone. With so many of us working from laptops and off of smartphones, neck pain is not uncommon to many people. The position of looking down at a computer or phone for an extended period of time causes...

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The Physiology of Chronic Pain

The Physiology of Chronic Pain

It is estimated that chronic pain is one of the most common reasons adults are seeking medical care. Approximately 50 million adults in America are suffering from chronic pain in the United States. 19.6 million adults are experiencing high-impact chronic pain that is...

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Interventional Treatment Options for Back Pain

Interventional Treatment Options for Back Pain

Back pain is one of the most common pain complaints that pain management physicians see. 80% of individuals will experience some sort of acute back pain in their lifetime while others may suffer from chronic pain as a result of a condition or injury. Several different...

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7 Triggers of Migraine Headaches

7 Triggers of Migraine Headaches

Migraine headaches can come on at any time causing a significant amount of discomfort. From severe throbbing and pain to nausea, vomiting, and sensitivity to light and sound, migraine attacks can last for hours, even days.10%-15% of the U.S. population, mostly women,...

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Radiofrequency Lesioning: Things to Know

Radiofrequency Lesioning: Things to Know

Radiofrequency lesioning also referred to as radiofrequency ablation is a technique that has been practiced since the 1970s. The use of heat generated by radio waves is used to target specific nerves or nerve groups and turn off their ability to transmit pain signals...

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