Alpha brain waves and chronic pain treatment

There was a fascinating study done on brain activity and how people respond to treatment. They found, for example, that people who were more susceptible to being hypnotized responded less to cognitive therapy.  I can't be hypnotized but I did respond well to cognitive therapy, so I suppose I fit into this criteria well.  The … Continue reading Alpha brain waves and chronic pain treatment

OSKA Pulse study on Fibromyalgia

Shurman, J., Wiederhold, BK., Kasendorf, R., Qian, J., Miller, I., Wiederhold, MD. Treating Chronic Pain Using the Oska Pulse Device: A Double Blind Clinical Trial Using Placebo.www.practicalpainmanagement.com. 2018 Feb I like to see this research because I use the Oska Pulse and in fact I affiliate with them to have a Blogger coupon code because I value the … Continue reading OSKA Pulse study on Fibromyalgia

Half of people with anxiety or depression also report chronic pain

  "The dual burden of chronic physical conditions and mood and anxiety disorders is a significant and growing problem," said Silvia Martins, MD, PhD, associate professor of Epidemiology at the Mailman School of Public Health, and senior author. Science Daily It was a survey of people with anxiety, depression or bipolar. And half were found … Continue reading Half of people with anxiety or depression also report chronic pain