Wednesday, September 17, 2014

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Eileen Bailey

Eileen Bailey, Health Guide

Freelance health writer

What Happens After a Stage 4 Melanoma Diagnosis?

If you have been diagnosed with Stage IV melanoma, you are probably scared and confused. You might be worried about your family and what will happen to them if the disease continues to progress. You might be worried about medical bills or time you will lose from work. You might wonder what comes next. Talking to Your Doctor When your doctor... Read moreChevron
posted 09/15/2014, comments (0)|
Christina Lasich, MD

Christina Lasich, MD, Health Pro

Specialist in Pain Management and Spine Rehabilitation

Top 10 Medications that Can Cause Pain

Doctors are often asked to diagnose the cause of pain. Sometimes the cause is as close as the medication list. A number of medications can potentially lead to pain. The most common pains are: joint pains, muscle pains, stomach pains and headaches. Check your medication list to see if you might be experiencing drug-induced pain from one of these... Read moreChevron
Lene  Andersen

Lene Andersen, Health Guide

Writer, Advocate, Photographer

2014 7th Annual Women in Pain Conference

Being with others who truly understand what it’s like to live with chronic pain is an empowering experience. Doing so in an environment of support, healing, and celebrating our lives is even better. This Friday, the 7th Annual Women in Pain Conference will do just that and you can attend, both in person or via the live webcast.   I... Read moreChevron

RA, Physical Trauma, and Healing

I still remember the date and time of my injury.  It was April 2nd, at 4:30 in the morning.  I had awakened and was making my way downstairs for some pain medication.   I didn’t switch on the light.  I didn’t give myself a moment to clear my head.  I was half sleep-walking down the stairs that lead from my... Read moreChevron
Christina Lasich, MD

Christina Lasich, MD, Health Pro

A specialist in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Frequently Asked Questions about Noisy Joints

Crack, snap and pop; are those familiar sounds that you hear when you bend your knee, turn your head or move your arm? Noisy joints can be very distressing, especially when you are uncertain about the cause or the prognosis for these sounds. Hopefully these answers to the frequently asked questions regarding noisy joints will set your mind at... Read moreChevron
posted 08/13/2014, comments (0)|

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