352 Results for Pain

  1. Living With Pain

    ...A few months after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) at age 17, Jon Hood of Phoenix, AZ, wandered through his home gathering medications—in an attempt to kill himself to escape the physical pain he

    • Paturel, Amy M.S., M.P.H.
    • Neurology Now
    • December 16, 2017
  2. Ask the Experts: Central Pain Syndrome

    ...QI was told that my hemorrhagic stroke caused “central pain syndrome.” What is central pain syndrome, and what are considered the best treatments for it?DR. HOWARD S. KIRSHNER RESPONDS:Figure. No caption available.A

    • Kirshner, Howard M.D.
    • Neurology Now
    • December 16, 2017
  3. Mindful Of Pain

    ... benefits of yoga in battling MS symptoms that he became a certified Iyengar yoga instructor. For the past 25 years, he has taught modified yoga poses to students with MS and other chronic pain conditions, such as lupus

    • HAUPT, JENNIFER
    • Neurology Now
    • December 01, 2007
  4. Exercise Rx for Nerve Pain

    ... didn't want to stop running, but within three years even walking briskly was painful,” recalls Seneff, who was diagnosed with peripheral neuropathy in 1997. “For me, though, giving up exercise just wasn't an...

    • HAUPT, JENNIFER
    • Neurology Now
    • April 01, 2007
  5. You Ask. We Answer: How can I work with my doctor to manage chronic pain?

    ...Q How can I work with my doctor to manage CHRONIC PAIN?GARY M. FRANKLIN, MD, MPH, FAAN, RESPONDS:AAsk your doctor to help you create a multi-pronged plan that may include rest, physical therapy, meditation, biofeedback

    • Franklin, Gary M. MD, MPH, FAAN
    • Neurology Now
    • May 01, 2017
  6. Choosing Wisely: Don't Waste Your Money on Unnecessary Medical Care

    ...Do you really need an X-ray for that low back pain or a computerized tomography (CT) scan to figure out why you're getting headaches? Probably not.Istockphoto/PederkOr let's say you get migraines. When one strikes

    • Avitzur, Orly M.D., M.B.A.
    • Neurology Now
    • December 16, 2017