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Pain Management for Pets: Effective Non-Drug Options

Dogs, horses, humans and cats are mammals. That means we have the same nervous system and neurochemical transmitters so animals experience pain in the same manner as humans. Since we know pharmaceutical options are limited when it comes to pain ...

Chronic Pain: Pain or Illusion?

Pain is a constant in far too many lives. Opiates, medications, energy work, dietary changes, specialized exercise routines, individualized herbal and supplement regimens, and complementary medicine practitioners are some of the avenues open to those of us ...

Medical Marijuana in Connecticut

Pain is a constant in far too many lives. Opiates, medications, energy work, dietary changes, specialized exercise routines, individualized herbal and supplement regimens, and complementary medicine practitioners are some of the avenues open to those of us ...

Managing Chronic Pain through Mindfulness: Techniques to Reduce Pain without Drugs

Those who have experienced chronic pain know how difficult it is, and how it can severely limit quality of life. It can be hard to sleep and maintain emotional stability. When you look “fine” on the outside, others may not know what you are going through. Chronic pain ...

Natural Solutions for Pain Management: Options for Self-Care at Home

Pain can be acute or chronic. It can be the result of an injury or accident. Sometimes the cause can be easily identified, such as a fall down the stairs. Other times, it can be seemingly mysterious, such as when we wake up with a new pain and have no idea where it came ...

Pain-Free Happiness: The Connection Between Fibromyalgia and Serotonin

In the naturopathic world, the chronic pains associated with fibromyalgia are symptoms of a deeper, more complex problem. While we are still unsure of the exact cause of fibromyalgia, the latest research is showing a connection between chronic pain and the serotonin ...