Category: Opioids

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Say No to Opioids! 3 Ways Physical Therapy Can Naturally Relieve Pain

July 20th, 2021

Physical Therapy: The Natural Alternative to Opioids Does the prospect of taking painkilling drugs for the rest of your life fill you with concern? If it doesn’t, then it should — especially if the drugs in question are opioids. Many chronic pain sufferers who can’t get the relief they need from NSAIDs or steroids feel

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4 Reasons Physical Therapy is a Better Option For Pain Relief Than Opioids

June 10th, 2021

Have you ever felt a nagging or constant pain that just wouldn’t go away no matter what you did? You might have suffered from “chronic pain.” Chronic pain affects 50 million adults in America—that’s nearly 20 percent of us! You might be part of that statistic if your pain and dysfunction have been a fixture

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Reduce Opioid Consumption and Feel Better with Physical Therapy

November 10th, 2020

Long-term opioid consumption is not a good strategy for managing chronic pain. In addition to the risk of addiction, opioids simply alleviate the symptoms (pain) of a larger problem. For very real, measurable improvement over chronic pain, physical therapy has been proven to be a much better option than opioids or other pharmaceutical painkillers. If

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Ditching the Drugs: Long-Lasting Pain Relief Without Medication

June 5th, 2020

It is no secret that pain is an annoyance that can sometimes hinder your quality of life. However, it can also be your body’s way of sending you a message. Sometimes pain can be a result of an underlying condition that you might not even know about. Medication can be used to provide short-term relief,

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