Pre-emptive Pain Management

Pre-emptive Pain Management

Effective perioperative pain management is a significant challenge for healthcare practitioners, and the responsibility for inadequate pain control is often spread over many providers. The anesthesia care team, the “specialists” in perioperative medicine, can...
Is Chronic Pain Passed Genetically?

Is Chronic Pain Passed Genetically?

Many studies have reported that children of parents suffering from chronic pain are more likely to develop it themselves. They’re also more likely to experience negative mental and physical health outcomes due to that chronic pain. But so far, the reasons as to why...
5 Tips for Living With Chronic Pain

5 Tips for Living With Chronic Pain

1. Boost chronic pain relief with the natural endorphins from exercise. Endorphins are brain chemicals that help improve your mood while also blocking pain signals. Exercise has another pain-reducing effect — it strengthens muscles, helping prevent re-injury and...