Depression and chronic pain are two of the most common health issues that millions of people face worldwide. While they may seem unrelated, research has shown that there is a strong link between depression and chronic pain. In fact, chronic pain can trigger depression, and depression can exacerbate the experience of chronic pain. Studies have
Bursa injections, also known as bursa sac injections, are a form of treatment for conditions that cause pain and inflammation in the bursa sacs of the body. Bursa sacs are fluid-filled sacs that act as cushions between bones, tendons, and muscles. When these sacs become inflamed, it can cause pain and limited movement in the
Tis the season for stress and pain triggers. Here are some helpful tips to get through while managing pain. Be realistic Don’t take on more than you know you can manage. There are a lot of expectations, but your health and well-being are first. Decide what you can take on and feel ok saying no
Stay Active It’s critical to keep your body active regardless the time of year. During the cold months we can feel less motivated and more inclined to stay home or are busy with other stuff. Low impact movements will keep your joints healthy. Some good options are indoor swimming, stretching, walking, and resistance training. We
CVPM evaluates all significant aspects of a patient’s chronic pain condition & constructs an effective, safe & appropriate pain management program for their independent needs. Our physicians are committed to achieving this result with every patient.