The Perils of Pain

The Perils of Pain

Searching for new solutions to chronic suffering Pain — ongoing, chronic pain that plagues us day after day — can…

Pain Goes to Pot

Pain Goes to Pot

Does medical marijuana deliver on its pain-relieving promises? Every day, Samantha is in pain. Her elbows and knees feel inflamed.…

Alternative Approaches to Pain Management

Alternative Approaches to Pain Management

Holistic therapies and mind-body treatments can help with chronic pain Kari Wagner was walking home from the park with her…

4 Things You Need to Know About Opioids for Pain Management

4 Things You Need to Know About Opioids for Pain Management

In the wake of the opioid addiction crisis, physicians have been cutting back on prescribing opioids for pain relief.  But…

Water Works

Water Works

Hydrotherapy’s healing power stimulates and soothes Erin Myover-Piotrowski, 35, had been experiencing fatigue, sluggishness and some digestive troubles. “I didn’t…

To The Point

To The Point

Acupuncture eases chemo-related pain, fatigue and nausea A component of traditional Chinese medicine, acupuncture has been well researched in Western…

Reefer to the Rescue

Reefer to the Rescue

Medical cannabis presents new treatment options for pain management Medical marijuana advocates are not just blowing smoke. Medical cannabis, now…

Acupuncture: Getting to the  Point of It

Acupuncture: Getting to the Point of It

There are some amazing treatments when the Western and Eastern hemispheres treat illnesses together By Maryann Pisano Photos by James…