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Car Accident Injuries, Pain and Insurance

Car Accident  Injuries, Pain and Insurance

A life-threatening situation, such as a car accident or a very stressful situation, can lead to persistent pain. Severity of pain experience after an automobile accident may depend on your genes. Scientists from the University of North Carolina found that inherited genetic variations affected participants’ response to pain intensity, both immediately following the accident and […]

BOTOX Injection Doesn’t Treat Chronic Neck Pain Effectively

BOTOX Injection Doesn’t Treat Chronic Neck Pain Effectively

Neck disorders are common, disabling and costly. They are often accompanied by increased muscle tension.  BOTOX [ Botulinum toxin (BoNT) ] intramuscular injections are often used with the intention of treating neck pain. Botulinum toxin (BoNT) is a drug that can temporarily stop muscles from contracting, thereby reducing muscle tightness or spasm. It is given as […]

Two Minutes Excercise Ease Out Neck And Shoulder pain in Office and Workplace

Two Minutes Excercise Ease Out Neck And Shoulder pain in Office and Workplace

A new study presented at the World Congress of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) in Denver found that office workers doing two minutes of exercise a day reported lower levels of neck and shoulder pain after 10 weeks. The study by Danish researchers involved 198 office workers who had frequent neck and shoulder […]

New Treatment for Chronic Pain

New Treatment for Chronic Pain

There’s a new way to treat back, shoulder and knee pain without surgery.It may not look like much, but the laser is 300 times more powerful than any other laser on the market. When it comes to treating pain, the laser beams five inches deep without burning the skin to start the healing process.The laser, […]

Obesity and Lack of Physical Exercise Leads To Chronic Back,Neck,and Shoulder Pain

Obesity and Lack of Physical Exercise Leads To Chronic Back,Neck,and Shoulder Pain

It may not be surprising, but people who exercise at least one hour per week have a lower risk of troublesome back, neck, and shoulder pain, a new study shows. The new evidence supports the possibility that obesity and physical inactivity play a role in a person’s risk of developing chronic pain in those areas, […]

Neck and Shoulder Pain Reduces With Regular Physical Excercise

Neck and Shoulder Pain Reduces With Regular Physical Excercise

Neck pain, combined with shoulder pain, is a common problem among desk workers, particularly those using a desktop computer. One study noted a 50 percent incidence of neck and shoulder pain over a one-year period.1 6 Lars L. Andersen, PhD, and his colleagues in Copenhagen, Denmark, completed a randomized controlled trial of 198 office workers […]

Neck Pain:Tips For Relief

Neck Pain:Tips For Relief

As with so many things, when it comes to neck pain, an ounce of prevention may be worth a pound of cure. It’s true that some causes of neck pain, such as age-related wear and tear, are not under your control. On the other hand, there are many things you can do to minimize your […]