Tag Archives: Pain

The American Chronic Pain Association

What is the American Chronic Pain Association? The following information is from the American Chronic Pain Association’s website. Since 1980, the ACPA has offered peer support and education in pain management skills to people with pain, family and friends, and healthcare … Continue reading

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Ranchers don’t feel pain.

Ranchers are some of my favorite patients. They usually only come in when something’s not working. Pain is not a huge issue, I don’t know why, but they seem to be either too busy to come in or so tough … Continue reading

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Shoulder pain at night

“I can’t lie on my shoulder at night!” From http://www.painspot.com/ –  (the pain locator tool): Shoulder pain on the side of your upper arm may be due to problems in a space beneath the end of your collar bone in … Continue reading

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The Pain Trail

You never know where questions about pain will lead. One of my favorite patients, I’ll call her Karen, was in to follow-up on her neck X-rays, which were pretty bad. I start to ask about her neck pain, and whether … Continue reading

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Easy to use Pain Locator

 Here’s a screenshot of the famous PainSpot pain locator tool found on PainSpot.com. First you click on the red flaming wheel closest to where you hurt. Rotate the image for back or side views. Zoom feature lets us help you identify … Continue reading

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