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I'm in limbo….

So I really feel as if I am living in limbo at the moment.

It is really messing with my head not knowing if the treatment I had on my pelvis has helped or not, what makes it worse is that my pain days fluctuate so much that it is really hard to tell. 271 more words

Chronic Pain

What is Prolotherapy and How Does It Work?

What is Prolotherapy?
Prolotherapy is a type of therapy for musculoskeletal pain and conditions that are not effectively treated with standard therapies. Over an extended period of time, a series of injections is made at the sites of painful ligament and tendon insertions, as well as in adjacent joint space. 669 more words

Chronic Pain

Hartley Medical is voluntarily recalling three lots of Prolotherapy with Phenol, Injectable to the hospital/user level due to non-sterility concerns.

Source: FDA.gov

Knowledge Areas

The Biology of Prolotherapy and Its Application in Clinical Cervical Spine Instability and Chronic Neck Pain: A Retrospective Study

Authors information:

Ross A. Hauser1, Danielle Steilen1, Karina Gordin2, *

1Caring Medical & Rehabilitation Services, Oak Park, IL, USA

2HealthWright, Wayland, MA, USA


Background: In an effort to facilitate the diagnosis and treatment of clinical cervical spine instability (CCSI) and chronic neck pain, we investigated the role of proliferative injection Prolotherapy in the reduction of pain and recovery of constitutional and neurological symptoms associated with increased intervertebral motion, structural deformity and irritation of nerve roots. 197 more words

Scientific Articles

When a Bandage Won't Fix It


Wrapping an ankle injury may get you through the day, but ignoring the problem or delaying treatment may make the condition worse. A local foot and ankle surgeon has a message for those suffering from ankle pain, whether it is an old injury that might not have healed properly or one that had limited treatment options in the past: Get your ankles checked. 334 more words

Foot Pain

How it all started for me

There is something to moving to Vancouver. The wanting to keep fit is infectious here or let’s just blame it on me missing my gyming days from 6 months ago before school :). 643 more words