Weight and Fibromyalgia – Is there a connection?

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  • On January 17, 2011
  • AZ Pain Centers, chronic pain, fibromyalgia, pain centers, pain treatment
A new study in The Journal of Pain reports there is close association between obesity and disability in fibromyalgia patients. Past research suggested that obesity is a common comorbidity and may be related to the severity of FM.  The purpose of this study, conducted by University of Utah researchers, was to evaluate the relationship between FM and […]
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Chronic Pain Sufferers Going to Great Lengths to Find Relief

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  • On January 3, 2011
  • AZ Pain Centers, chronic pain, chronic pain treatment, pain centers, pain clinics
For hundreds of years, people have often traveled great distances to seek solutions to health problems.  Those with chronic pain have left their hometowns to receive care from renowned physicians or spent time in places with climates favorable to their conditions. Today, people are still going to great lengths to secure medical care for themselves […]
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The Roles of Age and Gender in Pain

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  • On December 30, 2010
  • chronic pain, pain management, pain treatment
It is now widely believed that pain affects men and women differently. While the sex hormones estrogen and testosterone certainly play a role in this phenomenon, psychology and culture, too, may account at least in part for differences in how men and women receive pain signals. For example, young children may learn to respond to […]
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What is TMJ?

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  • On December 13, 2010
  • az pain, AZ Pain Centers, chronic pain, chronic pain treatment, headache, TMJ
More than 10 million Americans suffer from TMJ disorder, a condition that affects the function of the temporomandibular joint, or jaw joint. Despite this fact, TMJ remains one of the most commonly misunderstood areas of dentistry. The temporomandibular joints connect the jawbone to the skull. Located at the sides of the head near each ear, these joints play […]
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How Common is Chronic Pain

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  • On December 2, 2010
  • arthritis, arthritis pain, az pain, AZ Pain Centers, back pain, chronic pain, chronic pain treatment, low back pain, migraine headache, migraine headache treatment, pain treatment
Up to 56 Million American Adults experience chronic pain.  That is 28% of the adult population.  16 million have low back pain 48 million have arthritis—a disease associated with chronic pain 25 million have migraine pain 20 million have jaw and lower-facial pain 4 million have neuropathic pain Many people have lived with pain for […]
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Yoga Helps with Fibromyalgia Pain

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  • On November 29, 2010
  • az pain, AZ Pain Centers, chronic pain, chronic pain treatment, fibromyalgia, pain management, pain treatment
Yoga that includes gentle stretching exercises combined with meditation can lessen the symptoms of fibromyalgia, a U.S. study found. Twenty-five women diagnosed with fibromyalgia, a chronic pain syndrome, took part in a 2-hour weekly yoga class for eight weeks. At the end of the study, the group reported improvements in both physical and psychological aspects […]
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Neck and Shoulder Pain…Get The Answers You Need

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  • On November 24, 2010
  • az pain, AZ Pain Centers, chronic pain, chronic pain treatment, neck pain, pain centers, pain management, shoulder pain
Your neck and shoulders contain muscles, bones, nerves, arteries, and veins, as well as many ligaments and other supporting structures. Many conditions can cause pain in the neck and shoulder area. Some are life-threatening (such as heart attack and major trauma), and others are not so dangerous (such as simple strains or contusions). The most […]
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Sidelined by Low Back Pain????

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  • On November 5, 2010
  • az pain, AZ Pain Centers, back pain, chronic pain, chronic pain treatment, low back pain, pain treatment
  Patents with subacute low back pain and/or a resulting disability that does not improve after three months are likely to become chronic low back pain sufferers, as are those with higher pain intensity or a higher kinesiophobia score, according to research published in the October issue of The Spine Journal. If you are like […]
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Coping with Chronic Pain…What’s the secret?

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  • On October 21, 2010
  • arthritis, az pain, AZ Pain Centers, back pain, chronic pain, chronic pain treatment, fibromyalgia, migraine headache, pain centers, pain clinics, pain treatment, sciatic pain
Chronic pain affects people of all ages, races, and occupations. Severe chronic pain is a devastating health problem that affects as many as one in ten Americans (more than 25 million people). Chronic pain disables more people than cancer or heart disease. It costs the U.S. economy more than $90 billion per year in medical […]
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Over 150 Types of Headaches????

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  • On October 19, 2010
  • az pain, AZ Pain Centers, chronic pain, chronic pain treatment, cluster headaches, migraine headache, migraine headache treatment, pain centers, pain clinics, pain management, tension headache
Did you know that there are over 150 types of headaches.  Don’t live with that pain, let Catalyst Pain Solutions help you!  Living with pain is not easy, but Catalyst Pain Solutions safe and effective treatments have cured thousands who struggle with the nagging pain as a result of a headache.  What for yourself the difference just […]
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