While spinal nerve impingement can cause shooting arm or leg pain, many patients have instead pain from nerve entrapments. Common
Several pain medications require the liver enzyme CYP2D6 to become active. But some herbal supplements & medications can interfere with
The liver enzyme CYP3A4 is the key body mechanism for metabolizing pain medications. Patients who take pain medications must be
The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services convened a panel of national experts in pain management which crafted a
The medical specialty of Pain treats chronic pain using interventions & interdisciplinary care.
Patients with fibromyalgia experience chronic, diffuse pain across the body, due to exquisitely sensitivity of the brain & spinal cord
While the science of nutrition continues to evolve, I have seen many patients with pain profoundly improve after making one
Axial low back pain is often due to arthritic pain of spine facet joints, which sustain wear-and-tear from daily activities.