Archive for the ‘Pain’ Category

Back pain is one of the most common medical problems, affecting almost everyone at some time during their adult lives. Typically, it is discomfort in the lower part of the spine known as the lumbar region, which is the area between the bottom of the rib cage and the top of the hipbone. Read on »

Chest pain is a common physical finding of severe heart disease. During episodes of chest pain the patient may suffer shortness of breath so that he or she is unable to complete sentences or lay flat in bed. The heart rate can be slow or fast. Read on »

Chronic pain sufferers realize that this problem is truly devastating. You can’t just curl up in the fetal position and ignore the pain. You may feel that there is just no solution! Chronic discomfort can also result in feeling depressed, anxious, and a variety of emotional issues since it interferes with people’s lives. Read on »