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Dec 15

Winter Joint Pain

Joint pain can occur anytime throughout the year, but in the cold and wet months of the winter you may find it harder to cope with.

Winter Joint Pain – Got Questions? Joint pain in the winter should be of no surprise really. Studies show that the cold out there is frightful  especially to joints causing aches and pains. The freezing temperatures in the winter causes our muscle tissues to expand and possibly put pressure on our joints causing irritation, stiffness …

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Dec 11

Chronic pain is real

Chronic pain

We believe your chronic pain is real. Lets keep the conversation open. Whenever anyone reads an article about pain the headline usually reads, “Opioid Crisis…” Conversations have been sidetracked causing the real issue “living with pain”, to be shelved, gathering dust, ignored and eventually forgotten. Over 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain. Now that’s …

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Oct 24

Dr. Maria Cabodevilla-Conn MD Joins Synergy SpineCare NJ

Dr. Maria M. Cabodevilla-Conn, MD Joins Synergy Spinecare & Rehabilitation Medicine NJ.

Synergy Spinecare is pleased to welcome Dr. Maria Cabodevilla-Conn, MD, MBA to Synergy Spinecare Clinic in Teaneck, New Jersey. Dr. Maria Cabodevilla-Conn, MD is both a physiatrist and pain management specialist who is board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation as well as pain medicine. Dr. Maria Cabodevilla-Conn, MDn graduated from NYU with honors and …

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Sep 27

Lady Gaga Silent Pain No More

Lady Gaga’s chronicles her struggles in her career and with chronic pain. Her vulnerability , honestly and unpredictable future with chronic pain shows others suffering the pain epidemic they are NOT alone. Lady Gaga’s New Netflix Documentary Hits Home To Those Who Suffer From Chronic Pain. Fibromyalgia appears to make that problem worse, and being …

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Aug 28

National Pain Awareness Month

September is Pain Awareness Month.

September Is National Pain Awareness Month Tell us your pain story: We want to hear your story. In acknowledgement of National Pain Awareness Month we will publish your story to our blog as an effort to build awareness around the struggle of 25.3 million U.S. adults in pain in our country. We encourage anyone who …

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Aug 08

PRP Therapy Faster Healing For Athletes

Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injection Therapy & Treatments

PRP Therapy Healing of Chronic Pain PRP Therapy (Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy), is a non-surgical treatment that uses the patients own blood to initiate healing and repair of damaged tissue. The platelets are best known for their importance in clotting blood. However, platelets also contain hundreds of proteins called growth factors which are very important …

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Jul 20

Brooklyn Pain Specialist

Suffer From Chronic Back Pain? Dr. Nunzio Brooklyn Pain Specialist Can Help. About 80% of adults experience low back pain at some point in their lifetimes. Back pain is one of the most common reason for visiting a pain specialist according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke (NIH), reportedly a contributing factor …

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Jun 19

Marijuana medical health benefits

Medical marijuana card in New York

Medical marijuana is offered to patients in many different forms. It can be smoked, vaporized, ingested in a pill form or an edible version (brownies, cookies and chocolate bars). Medical marijuana is considered a schedule 1 drug by the FDA (federal Drug Enforcement Administration) meaning it has a high potential for abuse. There have been …

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Jun 08

Athlete injury – When to see a doctor

specialist‎, sports physician.

Sports Injury: Seeing a doctor vs. ignoring the pain When is it time to see an athlete injury doctor? Tennis players, swimmers, cyclists or runners run the risk of suffering tennis elbow, an aching shoulder, sore knees or pain in your heel. Whether your a professional athlete or a weekend warrior working out and physical …

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May 22

Pain Relief Injections

Injections for back pain relief

Pain Relief Injections: Epidural, Nerve Block, and More What do you do when Musculoskeletal Pain (injury to the bones, joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments, or nerves.) wont go away?  Musculoskeletal Pain can result from car accidents, slip and fall, fractures, sprains, dislocations, and trauma to the muscle. Musculoskeletal pain can be caused by overuse from sports …

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