After you undergo a comprehensive examination your doctor may diagnose your pain as trigger point syndrome. Trigger point injections contain a local anesthetic that may be combined with a steroid to reduce inflammation.
Finding pain management doctors near you can be an exhausting task. From taking recommendations from friends to looking through endless reviews, there are so many options for finding one. But once you find a few that you think you might like, how can you narrow down the results to find the one that best suits […]
It is well known among athletes that some discomfort is part of athletic activities and it is often part of a successful training program. For muscle strength to increase, the muscle must see some intensification of stress compared to what it’s used to experiencing. This stress is usually perceived as the “burn” in your muscle […]
As the hype of a New Year fizzles, so does the commitment to New Year’s resolutions! Resolutions like exercising more, eating healthily, losing weight, taking a more active approach to health, etc. The sad fact is that only 8% of individuals that make New Year’s resolutions, actually stick to them! Although these New Year ‘s […]