Managing Pain Without Opioids

The public is learning more information about the harmful effects of opioids. The sudden death of singer Prince is still in the news, his death a result of an overdose of opioids. If you have ever been prescribed opioids, like Vicodin or OxyContin, you know that they...

Scientists Identify Mechanism Underlying Peripheral Neuropathy

Do you suffer from numbness or tingling pain in your legs and feet?  Do you sometimes lose your balance? If so, you might be experiencing the effects of peripheral neuropathy. Peripheral Neuropathy earned its name because it affects the peripheral portions of your...

How PRP Injections Influence The Healing Cycle

PRP injections in Port Charlotte are a wonderful way to help injuries heal much more quickly. PRP injections are utilized by active individuals as well as elite athletes. This treatment is quite effective because it helps increase the speed of healing. In order to...

Understanding Plasma Rich Platelet Injections

Plasma Rich Platelet Injections (or PRP injections) have taken center stage in the recent years. This therapeutic injection was thrust into the spotlight by high-profile athletes that were recovering from injury. While it is now a common athletic-based therapy, many...

How Integrated Medicine Can Relieve Back Pain

It is a sad fact that when people suffer from back pain they often reach for over the counter medications. When back pain becomes too painful or disruptive these same people will head into a doctor’s office just to receive a prescription for pain relievers. Back...