The Three-legged Stool of Chronic Pain

When considering the problem of chronic pain, it helps to look at the body as a three-legged stool. If any of the 3 legs isn’t functioning optimally, the potential for problems exists. The other 2 legs can compensate, at least for a while, but this compensation can lead to further dysfunction, and when more thanContinue reading “The Three-legged Stool of Chronic Pain”

You Can’t Put a Mask on Stress

It’s a stressful world we are living in. In spite of our best efforts, COVID still rages on. The impact of the virus extends far beyond the lives it’s claimed. We’ve been in uncharted territory for a year and half now, and there’s no end in sight. Unfortunately, no one feels the impact of stressContinue reading “You Can’t Put a Mask on Stress”

Cold Hands, Warm Heart

Welcome to our new blog! Please feel free to email me at with any comments, questions, or suggestions for blog posts. The old saying in the title is misleading. Here, let me fix it for you: Cold Hands, Warm Heart Chronic Pain One symptom that is almost universally present in the chronic pain patientsContinue reading “Cold Hands, Warm Heart”