CONTACT INFORMATION

© Health & Wellness Magazine - All rights reserved | Designed and Maintained by PurplePatch Innovations

MORE FROM ROCKPOINT PUBLISHING

HEALTH & WELLNESS MAGAZINE

HOME | FEATURE ARTICLES | COLUMNS | DIGITAL ISSUES | CALENDAR | RACE RUNNING CALENDAR | ABOUT | CONTACT

subscribe to Health & Wellness

MASSAGE CAN HELP ALLEVIATE CHRONIC PAIN

We’ve all had a painful day — a headache that seems to drain us or a toothache that won’t abate until we’ve….

Senior Living Orthopaedics Massage

LATEST COLUMN ARTICLES

INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE

ORTHOPAEDICS

MASSAGE

SENIOR LIVING

LETTER FROM THE EDITOR

Hello, Friends,

One of the Noble Truths in the Buddhist tradition affirms: “Pain is inevitable; suffering is optional.” The relatively new medical field of pain management is here to help people who suffer from chronic pain. According to the American Academy of Pain Medicine (www.painmed.org), common chronic pain complaints include headache, low back pain,

Tanya Tyler

cancer pain, arthritis pain and neurogenic pain. September is Pain Awareness Month, a perfect time to learn about treatments and options. If you’re currently suffering from chronic pain, your first and best step should be to talk to your primary care physician. He or she may refer you to a pain treatment facility such as Ballard Wright Pain Treatment Center of the Bluegrass, whose work is profiled in this issue. Just know that you don’t have to continue suffering in silence. There is safe and effective help out there for you.

Here’s to your health,

Tanya

Meet the Editor and Authors of Health & Wellness Magazine

EDITOR & AUTHORS

RECENT FEATURE ARTICLES

Integrative Medicine

PRACTICE MINDFUL BREATHING FOR ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION

A recent American Psychiatric Association poll found anxiety in Americans has increased sharply over….

BURNING THE NERVES

The facet joints in the spine can be a source of chronic pain in 15 percent to 45 percent of patients. The diagnosis is made, but the options are either ....

LIFE ENRICHMENT IS LOADS OF FUN AT LIBERTY RIDGE

There is never a dull moment at Liberty Ridge Senior Living Community. How can there be? Thanks to...

Family Doc Family Vision Yoga Personal Training

FAMILY DOC

FAMILY VISION

YOGA

PERSONAL TRAINING

Suffer through an hour commute: Check. Do the grocery shopping: Check. Take the kids to soccer….

TREATING STRESS FRACTURES

Stress fractures are the painful bane of runners and other athletes such as soccer, tennis and basketball players. These tiny cracks in a bone are usually....

VISION PROBLEMS CAN LEAD TO CLASSROOM PROBLEMS

Is your child having problems in school? Do you frequently receive notes from his or her teacher....

YOGA FOR PAIN MANAGEMENT

Pain is not exclusively rooted in our physical bodies. Perception of pain and the ability to cope with that experience is rooted in the mind as well. Just as….

4 TIPS TO HELP BUSY PARENTS FIND TIME FOR FITNESS

FUNERALS, MEMORIALS SERVICES AND MONUMENTS MATTER

Funeral

FUNERAL

I understand discussing or pre-arranging a funeral is not a welcome subject for most people. Some even….

Chiropractic

CHIROPRACTIC

DOWN IN YOUR BACK?

If you have low back pain, you’re not alone. It has been estimated that 80% of the population will experience back pain at some time in their life.

Imaging

IMAGING

DONT GET LOST IN THE CONFUSION: EXERCISE YOUR POWER OF CHOICE

Remember when you went to see your physician and he or she decided you needed a diagnostic test? The...

Natural Remedies

NATURAL REMEDIES

USE ESSENTIAL OILS FOR STRESS RELIEF

Everyone has some stress. It’s easy to turn to unhealthy coping mechanisms (alcohol, sugary foods) when you’re exhausted from a hard day.

Pain Treatment

PAIN TREATMENT

ALLEVIATE PAIN WITH MILD TREATMENT

The Pain Treatment Center of the Bluegrass is the largest freestanding facility in Kentucky dedicated to the treatment of pain. It hosts 11 physicians of....

Aging Solutions

AGING SOLUTIONS

AGING LIFE CARE SOLUTIONS HELPS CHILDREN HELP THEIR PARENTS

When the time comes to find help for aging parents, the team at Aging Life Care Solutions is here to answer....

DIAGNOSING AND TREATING JAW PAIN

General Dentistry

GENERAL DENTISTRY

Have you ever experienced tenderness in your jaw area? Facial pain is a rather common issue in the general population, with 15 percent to 20 percent of people....

Cosmeticl Dentistry

COSMETIC DENTISTRY

MANY DENTURE POSSIBILITIES AVAILABLE

Dentures (sometimes called false teeth) stretch far back in history. These are partial or full replacements of missing teeth. Teeth can be lost for a variety....

Food Bites

FOOD BITES

FOOD BITES: AUGUST 2018

Federal officials first announced on April 13 an E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce grown and produced in the Yuma, Ariz., area. Federal investigators....

Natures Beauty

NATURES BEAUTY

NATURES BEAUTY - NUTMEG

Nutmeg is not a nut. It is actually the seed of an evergreen tree called Myristica fragans (fragrant nutmeg). The tree takes seven years to bear fruit....

A NECESSARY SPECIALTY

“We treat all different kinds of pain and pain issues, whether the pain arises from an injury, illness or disease,” said Heather Wright, CEO of the Pain Treatment Center. “If someone has chronic pain and they are referred to us, we will work with them to manage or alleviate their pain. Pain medicine is a necessary specialty.”

READ FULL ARTICLE

SEPT 2018

WHAT IS PAIN MANAGEMENT?

About 80 percent of Americans will suffer at least one episode of back pain in their lifetime. According to the International Association for the Study of Pain (www.iasp-pain.org), pain is an unpleasant sensory and emotional experience. Undergoing any kind of pain can seriously affect quality of life.

READ FULL ARTICLE

SEPT 2018