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10 09, 2015

Oregon's Leading Stem Cell Therapy for Chronic Pain Using Regenexx Advanced Stem Cell Procedures

By | September 10th, 2015|Chronic Pain Care, Pain Medicine Alternatives, Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

A head-to-head comparison of Regenexx, the world's most advanced stem cell procedures, versus other stem cell treatments. With stem cell clinics popping up everywhere and orthopedists jumping on the stem [...]

25 08, 2015

Chronic Pain: Exercise is Medicine

By | August 25th, 2015|Chronic Pain Care|

Everyone knows that exercise is good for you. No medical specialty takes that fact more seriously than physical medicine & rehabilitation (physiatry). Exercise is an essential tool for rehabilitating from [...]

23 08, 2015

The Shame of Pain

By | August 23rd, 2015|Chronic Pain Care|

Persistent pain can be demoralizing. Few people can relate to the experience of hurting all the time, feeling run down and out of energy, fed up with pain and exhausted. [...]

18 08, 2015

Neuroplasticity — The Self-Rewiring Brain

By | August 18th, 2015|Chronic Pain Care, Pain Medicine Alternatives|

Brain Change - How It Works / Why It Matters  by Shelley R. Smith, M. D.  Since the brain and nervous system are the what process and create pain, it [...]

15 08, 2015

Platelet rich plasma injections for chronic hamstring tendon pain

By | August 15th, 2015|Chronic Pain Care, Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

Male athlete clutching his hamstring in excrutiating pain on white background Chronic hamstring tendon pain can be a very serious problem for athletes and other active adults. The hamstring [...]

13 08, 2015

How Pain is Formed by Shelley Smith, M.D.

By | August 13th, 2015|Chronic Pain Care|

“100% of the time, pain is a construct of the brain.” - Lorimer Moseley “Pain is the sum of many things happening in the brain and assigned to a place [...]

11 08, 2015

Sacroiliac Joint Pain

By | August 11th, 2015|Chronic Pain Care|

The sacroiliac (SI) joint was initially identified as a potential pain generator in the early 1900s, but still remains an under-recognized source of pain localizing to the lower back and [...]

4 08, 2015

How to turn off crazy-making pain

By | August 4th, 2015|Chronic Pain Care|

Won't do that again: What brain circuits are at work when we learn from experience not to go into harms way? The brain circuit that is created from experience [...]

2 08, 2015

Are strong multifidi the secret to overcoming back pain?

By | August 2nd, 2015|Chronic Pain Care, Pain Medicine Alternatives|

Multifi-what? Most people have no idea that their spine is controlled by a very sophisticated network of muscles. These muscles range in size from tiny to among the largest the [...]

30 07, 2015

Chronic Pain: Scratching an Itch Through the Scalp

By | July 30th, 2015|Chronic Pain Care|

“Perhaps many patients whom doctors treat as having a nerve injury or a disease have, instead, what might be called sensor syndromes. When your car’s dashboard warning light keeps telling [...]