Knights of the Pain Table

A Camelot for Sufferers of Chronic Pain

Chronic Neck Pain Improved by Strength Training – Study from Denmark

| January 10, 2008

 Chronic   Neck   Pain A new study has found that specific strength training locally of the neck and shoulder muscles led to significant prolonged relief of neck muscle pain,   while general fitness training resulted in only a small amount of pain reduction. Led by Gisela Sjøgaard and Lars L. Andersen of the National Research Centre for […]

Cervical Disc Disease Relief with Disc Replacement

| July 28, 2007

Cervical Disc Disease, which involves the seven vertebrae in the neck, can be a very painful and immobilizing condition.  The symptoms of degenerative cervical disc disease include pain radiating down the arm and numbness, in addition to neck pain. Many people have difficulty sleeping.  Loyola University has been evaluating the Medtronic PRESTIGE ™Artificial Cervical Disc […]