Do you have plans to start exercising, but are having trouble finding the motivation? Look no further. You need some tips about how to find the motivation to take action. Feeling an urge or desire to do something is sometimes not enough to take those first steps. And persevering through a busy time schedule, bad weather or other excuses requires a... Read more
Medications are the most frequently recommended treatment for low back pain. Research has shown that 80% of primary care patients with low back pain were prescribed at least one medication when seen by the primary care provider; more than one third were prescribed two or more medications.
The most commonly prescribed drugs for low... Read more
Do you have questions about chronic pain? Since many of our readers do, each month I will answer a few of them. Here are this month's questions and answers... 1. Corticosteroids for fibromyalgia? Full question and answer. 2. Scoliosis from a spinal injury? Full question and answer. 3. Why doesn’t ER take pain seriously? Full... Read more