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Different Types of Pain Management Injections and How they Can Help You

Different Types of Pain Management Injections and How they Can Help You

by Yenny (SU)
Long-term, persistent pain is nothing like the pain of an acute injury or even a really bad case of the flu. In those cases, you may feel bad – really bad – for days or weeks, but the pain gradually lessens, letting you know that you’re on the mend. Chronic pain, on the other hand, is unpredictable and unrelenting. It can occur every day, or it may appear on random days.

Managing Cancer Pain

Managing Cancer Pain

by Yenny (SU)
Millions of Americans are diagnosed each year with cancer. While not all cancers cause pain, cancer pain can be a significant part of the cancer symptoms for many patients. Research shows that as many as one out of every three cancer patients struggle with some degree of significant cancer pain. At one time, there were few options for dealing with pain caused by cancer, but new developments in medical care are helping patients fight their battle with less discomfort and greater hope.