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By Dr. Peter Abaci
It’s been a tumultuous year for patients who rely on the routine use of opioid painkillers. Concerns over the rise in overdose deaths has led to a “code red” state of alarm surrounding the prescribing of opioids, resulting in mounting pressure to drastically limit their role in pain management from multiple key sources. Taking into consideration that an estimated 1 out of every 5 patients with non-cancer pain are prescribed opioids and that doctors traditionally dispense over 650,000 prescriptions per day for opioid painkillers, then curtailing the routine use of opioids for treating a myriad of pain problems will have a huge impact on millions of chronic pain patients.
Here is a recap of what your doctor has had to sort through this year:Read More
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Cupping, taping, acupuncture, massage… anything for the competitive advantage, as seen quite visibly on Michael Phelps’ cupping marks in this year’s Olympic games.
The world’s top men’s swimmer is one of the most well known elite athletes reaching to alternative therapies left and right. Other highly visible Olympians using unconventional performance boosters include beach volleyball players and their brightly colored physio-tape.Read More
Stretches for back pain relief - Jen's 20 Minute Beginners Back, Sciatica Pain Relief, & Flexibility Yoga Flow is here! Naturally relieve Back Pain, Back Tension, Sciatica Pain, Neck Pain, Shoulder Tension, and gain Flexibility in this Full 25 Minute, Beginners Yoga Class! Certified Yoga Instructor Jen Hilman from Austin TX, leads this Yoga flow. This is a Beginners level instructional Yoga video.Read More
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