Arthritis – What Causes the Pain?

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  • On February 8, 2011
  • arthritis, arthritis pain, AZ Pain Centers, gout arthritis, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis
It’s no secret to any person with arthritis that pain comes with the territory. But what makes arthritis so painful? Here is a list of a few contributing factors: Arthritis causes painful inflammation (swelling) of the joints. Arthritis — over time — damages joint tissue, causing additional pain. Arthritis leads to a feeling of fatigue, which makes […]
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Understanding Shoulder Pain

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  • On October 12, 2010
  • arthritis, az pain, AZ Pain Centers, chronic pain, chronic pain treatment, osteoarthritis, pain centers, pain management, shoulder pain
A common cause of shoulder pain is soreness of the tendon (a cord that attaches a muscle to a bone) of the rotator cuff (the part of the shoulder that helps circular motion). Another common cause is soreness of the subacromial bursa (a sac of fluid under the highest part of the shoulder). You might experience […]
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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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Low Back Pain…A Real Nag!

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  • On September 27, 2010
  • az pain, AZ Pain Centers, bulging discs, chronic pain treatment, herniated discs, low back pain, osteoarthritis, pain management, pain treatment
In the US, lower back pain is one of the most common conditions and one of the leading causes of physician visits. In fact, at least four out of five adults will experience it at some point in their lives. Ironically, the severity of the pain is often unrelated to the extent of physical damage. […]
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What is Osteo-arthritis?

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  • On September 20, 2010
  • arthritis, az pain, AZ Pain Centers, chronic pain treatment, osteoarthritis, pain centers, pain clinics, pain management, pain treatment
Osteoarthritis is a disease of the joints a 27 million Americans.  Unlike many other forms of arthritis that are systemic illnesses, such as rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus, osteoarthritis does not affect other organs of the body. The most common symptom of osteoarthritis is pain in the affected joint(s) after repetitive use. Joint pain is usually […]
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What is Osteo-Arthritis?

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  • On September 14, 2010
  • arthritis, arthritis pain, az pain, AZ Pain Centers, chronic pain, chronic pain treatment, osteoarthritis, pain centers, pain management, pain treatment
  Osteoarthritis (OA) also known as degenerative arthritis or degenerative joint disease, affects nearly 27 million people in the United States.  Osteoarthritis is a group of mechanical abnormalities involving degradation of joints, including articular cartilage and subchondral bone. Symptoms may include joint pain, tenderness, stiffness, locking, and sometimes an effusion. A variety of causes—hereditary, developmental, metabolic, and […]
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