Category: Lower Backpains

Your Health Matters: Doc, My Back Is Out of Whack — Can Chiropractic Care Really Work?

Chiropractic treatment is a noninvasive, hands-on treatment of the spine which requires no medication, surgery, or hospitalization. Since 2012, the number of adults choosing and using chiropractic care has increased from 9.1 percent to 10.3 percent in 2017, and the numbers continue to rise. If you listen to some of the common complaints from individuals, […]

What if you were immune to chronic pain? Vaccines could make it happen.

Lou Reese is a co-founder and a member of United Neuroscience’s Board of Directors. He currently serves as C_O of United Neuroscience. Lou co-founded an investment and advisory firm with active investments in real estate, energy, hospitality, and life sciences. His investments focus on achieving global impact in critical important areas through innovative models and […]

Gabapentin Plus Opioids for Chronic Pain?

DENVER — Combining gabapentin (Neurontin) with opioids showed no advantage over opioids alone for chronic pain patients, a small preliminary study presented here showed. Patients who had either treatment plan experienced statistically significant improvement in pain over baseline, but adding gabapentin to opioids was not superior in providing pain relief, reported N. Nick Knezevic, MD, […]