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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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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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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Treating Patients…Changing Lives

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  • On October 1, 2010
  • arthritis pain, az pain, AZ Pain Centers, bulging discs, chronic pain, chronic pain treatment, cluster headaches, fibromyalgia, foot pain, herniated discs, hip pain, low back pain, migraine headache, migraine headache treatment, osteoarthritis, pain management, sciatic pain, wrist pain
AZ Pain Centers is proud to offer our patent pending procedures designed for the treatment of chronic pain.  Our team is dedicated to providing advanced, safe and effective care. With this goal in mind we developed procedures that work with our body’s own healing agents, not against them.  Our technique has proven effective for treating […]
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Treating Fibromyalgia Pain

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  • On September 12, 2010
  • az pain, AZ Pain Centers, chronic pain treatment, fibromyalgia, pain centers, pain management, pain treatment
What is Fibromyalgia?  Fibromyalgia consists of achy pain and tenderness in multiple areas of muscle, tendons and other adjacent soft tissues. Fibromyalgia most commonly affects the occiput, low back, neck, shoulders, mid back and thighs and is often associated with underlying digestive problems.    Fibromyalgia is the most common arthritis-related illness after osteoarthritis. Still, it is […]
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