Pain Management

This interesting article shows how a group of patients with chronic pain are learning how to get off opioid drugs and some are having better results off them! Pain management class aims to use alternative techniques to get patients off opioids I didn't know this about the percentage effectiveness of pain meds as opposed to other …

Healing Series: NAC To Lower Central Sensitivity Syndrome?

Do you remember my massive post about CSS, Central Sensitivity Syndrome? The basic premise was that some people's hyper-sensitivity may be related to an amplification of certain neurotransmitter pathways which then cause reactivity, pain and mood changes. I detailed what kind of pathways go wrong and the mainstream meds currently being used to dampen them. …

Healing Series: It’s The Combination That Works

  In this healing series, we have been discussing and exploring ways to encourage our bodies to heal with non-ingestive (ie not through diet or supplemental/meds) ways to heal, specifically for those of us having trouble tolerating those sorts of interventions. However, in doing this exploration, my whole clinical approach - to any health condition - …