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Acupuncture Relieves Sciatic Pain - Changes Brain Functional Connectivity Related To Pain Relief

Acupuncture Relieves Sciatic Pain - Changes Brain Functional Connectivity Related To Pain Relief

“..(Acupuncture) raises negative activation (reducing pain) in the brain’s default mode network (DMN) of chronic sciatica patients, especially in the dorsal medial prefrontal cortex and anterior cingulate cortex.”

Newly Discovered Dangers Associated With Cortisone Injections

Newly Discovered Dangers Associated With Cortisone Injections

“Physicians do not commonly tell patients about the possibility of joint collapse or subchondral insufficiency fractures (from cortisone injections) that may lead to earlier total hip or knee replacement. This information should be part of the consent when you inject patients with intra-articular corticosteroids (like cortisone).”