Knights of the Pain Table

A Camelot for Sufferers of Chronic Pain

Canada to Fund Clinical Trials for MS Liberation Therapy CCSVI

| June 30, 2011

Liberation Treatment Clinical Trials in Canada   The Canadian government has announced that is will fund clinical trials into the multiple sclerosis treatment, known as the "liberation therapy". Developed by Dr. Paolo Zamboni, the liberation treatment is based on the theory that chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency (CCSVI) reduces blood flow and allows iron deposits to […]

The Pain Channel – Spinal Cord Stimulation – Season 1 Episode 3

| June 28, 2011

Spinal Cord Stimulation   In Episode 3 on the Pain Channel, we learn about "Spinal Cord Stimulation". Dr. Jacob Amrani, of Deer Valley Spine Center in Phoenix, Arizona, describes the ideal candidates for this surgery and then performs an insertion of a spinal cord stimulator in a patient. Dr. Jacob Amrani has been practicing spine […]

Naki’o First Dog with With Four Prosthetic Paws- Orthopets

| June 27, 2011

Naki’o "By the treausures of my soul, That’s the love I bear thee!" ~ Robert Burns The life of Naki’o began in tragedy. As a young puppy he was abandoned by his owners when their home was foreclosed in Nebraska. His little paws got stuck in an icy puddle which led to the dire diagonsis […]

Warrior Vocalist Vicci Martinez Conquers with The Dogs Days are Over

| June 22, 2011

Vicci Martinez The dog days are over The dog days are done The horses are coming So you better run Our Warrior Vocalist Vicci Martinez from Tacoma, Washington hath conquered the next round of the NBC show "The Voice". The viewing audience chose her to move forward on Cee Lo Green’s team. As the last […]

Providence by Ernest R. Heale, Nosmo King & Ernest Longstaffe (1938)

| June 20, 2011

PROVIDENCE Have you ever been broke, just to the wide With just what you stand up in, and nothing beside? Living on scraps for best part of a week, When you can’t get ’em and know where to seek. I’ve been like that on a cold winter’s night When the streets were deserted with nothing […]

Kissing Couple -Chivalry Amidst Chaos -During Vancouver Riot

| June 19, 2011

A Tale of Chivalry "Thou , the protector of the helpless!" ~S.T. Coleridge The riots that took place in Vancouver, my city, still sicken our hearts. To witness the mob of mindless beings destroy the joy of the people and the beauty of the city was beyond painful. Today the Hudson’s Bay store held a […]

Elizabeth Oliver of ARK Saves Pets in Fukushima Radiation Zone

| June 13, 2011

A Tale of Chivalry "Melting with tenderness and kind compassion" ~ William Shakespeare Amidst the devastation of the Japanese tsunami, pets were lost or abandoned, and animals were left without care due to the fallout from the Fukushima nuclear plant. The suffering of these lost animals has been tragic. Like a true Knight, a British […]