Chronic Pain

Herbal and natural medicine and cholesterol



 Cat with flowerMillions of people are interested in herbal and natural products. The appeal is real. Many people simply feel more comfortable using natural sources of healing, and avoiding chemical treatments.

The results may be real, but they depend on several factors:

First Article for Chronic Pain section

Beyond the WHO pain scale

farm sign While I was at the university of Nebraska Medical Center, I learned to use the WHO pain ladder along with a host of patient pain measuring devices, algometers and descriptions that helped everyone make sense of the nature, location and intensity of pain.

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Crucial Cholesterol Catch 22s

Real benefits versus real risks !!!

   Picture of olderwoman reading Medicines and Your FamilyControlling abnormally high levels of bad (LDL) cholesterol and increasing abnormally low levels of good (HDL) cholesterol is as serious as a heart attack.

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