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Breaking the cycles of pain

Patients with pain often feel that pain causes more pain. Pain is persistent and many treatments that seem at first effective stop working. Research shows Medications alone cannot break the pain cycles Injections alone cannot break the pain cycles Direct brain and nerve treatments are promising Interdisciplinary treatment is the only reliable treatment for chronic…

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Chronic pain cycle

Unlike acute pain (pain after surgery or injury), chronic pain is a disease driven by a self-reinforcing cyclic process between the nerves, the brain, & the muscles, Injury, Surgery, & Inflammation Initial tissue injury triggers the chronic pain cycle. In the setting of chronic pain, the initial injury may resolve while the chronic pain cycle…

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Complete surgical pain management

While opioids are often necessary to treat surgical pain, some patients end up feeling “stuck” on high-dose opioids. A complete pain management plan before, during, & after surgeries can minimize the need of opioids. Most patients need opioids only up to 4 weeks, rarely up to 12 weeks. Get large printed posters on Etsy for…

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