Adrenal fatigue was invented by a chiro so he could sell a cure. It is supposedly caused by chronic stress and “burnout” of the adrenal glands, and it’s a common bogus explanation (see Cadegiani et al) for fibromyalgia and chronic widespread pain. At best, that’s a simplistic guess; at worst, it’s a great way to peddle false […]
Opioid abuse has reached epidemic proportions in the united states, with the rising number of opioid-related overdoses and deaths alarming drug manufacturers, health care providers, lawmakers, and patients alike.
Pharmacists: Frontline Fighters in the Opioid Abuse Crisis
Orginally Published At: Pain Management – Pharmacy Times
Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is characterised by excessive pain, usually in a peripheral limb such as the hand, and affects sensation, movement and function.32 Quantified deficits include higher thresholds for two-point discrimination in the index finger,45 impaired hand size estimation,35,44 finger misidentification,14,33 tactile processing disturbances;28 errors in bilateral limb positioning,30 fine motor26 and motor […]
This is just a wee new article, 700 words, a three-minute read: an abridged excerpt from my neck pain book. A reader chastised me for having no information about this in the book, and I felt chagrined. And then curious. And then… horrified! 😬 The “scientific” justification for DCF training is soooo laaaaame. [Go to […]