Chronic Pain Guilt

Guilt often accompanies a diagnosis of chronic pain. When your life changes so drastically, and you can’t do the things you used to, it’s all too easy to become consumed by guilt and other negative feelings. We may hesitate to commit to plans, or worry that our families feel overburdened with our care.

Frankincense and Myrrh Essential Oils for Pain Relief

Frankincense and myrrh are two top natural plants that are known for their pain relieving qualities. Turning back to nature for medicinal answers is becoming an alternative for healthier living.

What is Chronic Pain

What is chronic pain? For those that suffer with chronic pain, it's torture...persistent, nonstop pain. Those that suffer from a chronic type of pain usually experience it all the time.

Chronic pain sufferers don’t have the type of pain that flares up and goes away, and usually they will always need some type of treatment throughout their lives in order to cope with even the mundane tasks of daily life. This post explains the basics of what it is, how to identify it over acute pain, what some of the causes of chronic pain are, and some of the treatments.

CBD Oil vs Hemp Oil for Pain Relief

When you are in pain, you don't want to stop and delve into extensive research on the best option to alleviate your discomfort. You just want the pain to stop!

Pain Relief Strategies

Many battles have been fought and won, but a not a single side was ever victorious because of one soldier’s actions. Would a military leader ever send a single soldier into a battle to win it? No, and as a chronic pain sufferer, you’re in a fight against pain every day of your life. You need multiple strategies for pain management to live your life to the fullest.

Epidural for Back Pain

Have you tried everything for your back pain and nothing works? Have you been in pain for months at a time with no relief? You may want to talk to your doctor about having an epidural shot.  It's a fairly simple procedure and you're given medicine to numb the area beforehand. What follows is what to expect from the procedure.

Pain Treatment

A surprisingly large number of people suffer from foot pain. It is one the most common pain related injuries today. Why? Because individuals put a lot of stress on their feet everyday. Simply standing can cause foot pain. Anyone that is athletic often suffers from foot pain because of frequent over use. Many diseases are linked to foot problems. Therefore, it is important that anyone with foot pain understand this common type of pain and do their part to prevent it or at least protect their feet in the event of injury. Here are some things that will be helpful to understand when it comes to foot problems.

Compression Gloves and Essential Oils to Relieve Arthritis Pain in the Hands

There are more than 100 different forms of arthritis, and each one is painful and can make daily activities difficult to complete. If you have arthritis in your hands, thumbs, or fingers, many tasks can become impossible to do without pain and frustration from limited movement. Although prescription pain relievers and anti-inflammatory drugs can help, the side effects can be unpleasant.

Pain Treatment

One of the most common foot problems today is called plantar fasciitis. It is pronounced PLAN-TER FA-SHE-I-TIS. This foot problem is the number one complaint that podiatrist deal with in their offices today and it involves heel pain. Those that suffer from this problem are constantly in pain because of a problem that is difficult to treat and difficult to understand. However, not all cases of heel pain are caused by plantar fasciitis. Some are different heel injuries. Therefore, diagnosis and treatment can be difficult so it is important to understand the cause of these problems and learn how to treat them and prevent the pain.

The Best Topical Pain Relievers for Chronic Pain Relief

Topical pain relievers are either sprayed or rubbed on the affected area to soothe the muscles and relieve pain. Though they differ in effectiveness and ingredients contained in them, they serve the same purposes.

Disclaimer

Information presented on this site is not meant to replace the advice of your healthcare professional. All experiences and results of various treatments described are my own results, and may be different from any results you may have. Please consult your doctor or other healthcare professional before trying any new treatment for your health.

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About Me

Pain Relief

I’m the Lady in Pain, welcome! I’m Sophie, and I have been in pain of various types and severity most of my life. I love helping others that are struggling with ways to alleviate their pain as I’ve tried almost everything myself.

My favorite things include cozy mysteries, pain free days that get me outside, and cake. I hope you’ll find something to help you from my arsenal of pain relief attempts. Many have helped me, and I hope to save you from wasting your money on those that didn’t.