All chronic pain is the same, right?

My Chronic Pain is the Same as Your Chronic Pain, Right?

If I stub my toe, it hurts. If you stub your toe, it hurts. My pain is the same as your pain, right? Actually, no. Pain is very different based on gender! During the 188th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Jennifer Kelly, Ph.D. discussed three differences between how men and women experience pain and how that can influence …

The Rezzimax Tuner can manage anyone’s pain. Or can it?

The Rezzimax Tuner can manage anyone’s pain. Or can it?

My science teacher taught me, “always avoid always and never say never.” It really is a good theory. For example, we often hear, “Water is good for you, you should drink more water, no one drinks enough.” Water is not always good for you. If your kidneys have shut down, another glass of water is not the best idea. You …

How does the gut communicate? The vagus nerve information highway.

How does the gut communicate? The vagus nerve information highway.

We’ve all read a mystery or watched a detective movie where the lead investigator follows his gut. This gut instinct causes them to take split-second action that saves their life, gives them the confidence they need to know there is still someone alive who needs saving or simply leads them to the clues that solve the case. Filled with confidence, …

Chronic pain, the search to find a solution.

Chronic pain, the search to find a solution

When I was a child I learned a song about bones, it went something like this, “The toe bone’s connected to the foot bone, the foot bone’s connected to the ankle bone, the ankle bone’s connected to the leg bone, now shake them skeleton bones.” The song went on through the bones in the body. I learned another song about …