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Egoscue, Pete

Summary: Shows women how to "restore the posture of good health" by providing an abundance of simple "e-cises" that will help improve strength and restore balance, boost metabolism, and manage weight.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616 EGO

Franklin, Eric N.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Elysian Editions 2002

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 617.53 FRA

Shockley, Sarah (Sarah Anne)

Summary: "A holistic guide to coping with chronic pain, written by a woman suffering from Thoracic Outlet Syndrome; book aims to provide strategies for mitigating the emotional, financial, and social consequences of living with debilitating pain"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New World Library 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616 SHO

Duffy, Karen

Summary: Over one-third of the United States population--nearly one hundred million Americans--is currently living with chronic pain, while another 133 million Americans live with some form of chronic illness. Half of the United States population suffers from these invisible illnesses where their symptoms are not always obvious to the casual observer. Among them is Karen Duffy, New York...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arcade Publishing 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 DUFFY, KAREN DUF

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B DUFFY DUF

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Summary: "These pain-relief workouts offer a solution to end chronic pain. Slow and gentle, and easy to do--these workouts will release, rebalance and restore your body--leaving you feeing pain-free, healthy and energetic!"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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Purvez, Akhtar

Summary: Dr. Akhtar Purvez offers basic information about pain and pain conditions and considers how we approach pain from cultural, biological, and medical perspectives. He discusses the latest minimally invasive, interventional approaches like nerve blocks and ablation procedures, and neuromodulation techniques like peripheral nerve, spinal cord, and brain stimulation. The uses of marijuana and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rowman & Littlefield 2018

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Ozanich, Steven Ray.

Summary: Modern medicine is pointing us toward our bodies in the attempt to cure us through engineering the human system. These high-tech processes are often making us worse by ignoring the message that the body is trying to convey through such things as colitis, irritable bladder, fibromyalgia, skin disorders and an infinite variety of other symptoms, including cancer. This book does an excellent job...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Silver Cord Records, Inc. 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 616 OZA

Finando, Donna.

Summary: Myofascial pain syndromes are among the fastest growing problems that physicians, osteopaths, acupuncturists, and physical, occupational, and massage therapists encounter in their patients. In Trigger Point Therapy for Myofascial Pain Donna and Steven Finando have organized vast amounts of information on treating myofascial pain into an accessible "user's manual" for healthcare practitioners....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Healing Arts Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 615.8 FIN

Stein, Traci.

Summary: "A guide intended to help those diagnosed with "chronic pain.""--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Adams Media 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616 STE

Foreman, Judy.

Contents: The enormity of the problem -- What is pain, anyway? -- The genetics of pain -- Gender and pain -- Children in pain -- The mind-body in pain -- Opioid wars : part I -- Opioid wars : part II -- How the immune system cranks up pain -- Marijuana : the weed america loves to hate -- Beyond opioids : western medicine -- Beyond opioids : complementary and alternative medicine -- Exercise : the real...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.0472 FOR

LeFort, Sandra M.

Summary: "Chronic pain includes many types of conditions from a variety of causes. This book is designed to help those suffering from chronic pain learn to better manage pain so they can get on with living a satisfying, fulfilling life. This resource stresses four concepts: each person with chronic pain is unique, and there is no one treatment or approach that is right for everybody; there are many...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bull Publishing Company 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616 LEF

Kaplan, Gary

Summary: Chronic pain has always been a mystery. For the more than 100 million Americans who suffer from it, chronic pain often returns at the slightest provocation, even when doctors can't find anything wrong. Conventional treatments focus on symptoms, not causes, and can leave patients locked into a lifetime of suffering. Here, Dr. Gary Kaplan argues that we've been thinking about the nature of pain...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.0472 KAP

Palermo, Tonya M.

Summary: "Madeline is a 15-year-old girl with abdominal pain and headaches that occur most days of the week. Because of her pain, she has missed 99 days of school this year and is no longer able to play volleyball. Her parents have taken her to see a number of specialists and she has tried many different medications but she has not experienced any improvement in her pain..." Chronic pain is a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 618 PAL

Vlachonis, Vicky.

Summary: Presents a revolutionary program that has been medically proven to trigger the same releases as massage, yoga, spinal adjustments, and cranial-sacral therapy, eradicating emotional and physical pain.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.0472 VLA

McGreal, Chris

Summary: Journeying through lives and communities wrecked by the opioid epidemic, McGreal reveals not only how Big Pharma hooked Americans on powerfully addictive drugs, but the corrupting of medicine and public institutions that let the opioid makers get away with it. A few physicians warned of impending disaster, but the forces they were up against-- including the pharmaceutical industry's coopting of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PublicAffairs 2018

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Summary: A patient's ability to manage and mitigate pain is one of the most important indicators of his or her quality of life. Adopting the American Pain Society's view that pain is a vital sign much like pulse or blood pressure, this program provides nurses and health care assistants with an overview of recent developments in the field of pain management and an improved understanding of the anatomy...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2008

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Knight, Isobel

Summary: Covering everything from recognising symptoms and obtaining initial diagnosis to living with the condition on a daily basis, this complete guide to living with and managing Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (Hypermobility Type - formerly known as Type III) has been revised and fully-updated in this accessible new edition. The author, who has the condition, looks at how it affects children and adolescents...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Singing Dragon 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.7 KNI

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mayo Clinic 1999

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.0472 MAY

Sarno, John E.

Summary: A guide to overcoming back pain without drugs or surgery identifies psychological factors that can cause back pain, discusses Tension Myositis Syndrome, and offers case histories and results from mind-body research.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wellness Central 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 617.564 SAR

Summary: It can turn a hard-driving, energetic person into a walking zombie-exhausted, confused, and unable to work. This program sheds light on the mysterious illness known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, which has no known cause or cure. Case studies feature a former congressional worker who eventually found it impossible to perform her duties on Capitol Hill, and a clinical psychologist whose personal...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2009

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Summary: In terms of lost and reduced productivity, migraines cost U.S. employers more than

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2007

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Summary: Instructive and gruesome in equal parts, this program enters the operating theater with eyes wide open to observe how "fast and dirty" surgery-inexpressibly brutal in the time before anesthesia-led to 19th-century breakthroughs in the area of pain management. Traveling from the Victorian era to the present day, the program charts the evolution of anesthesiology and reviews the trial-and-error...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Summary: The use of hypnosis in medicine has a long history. In the early days of anesthesia, surgeons often used the trance-inducing technique as a fail-safe measure-and today the concept is being revisited. This program presents a scientific investigation into the idea that hypnosis can reduce or even replace the use of anesthesia. Exploring the merits of making the procedure available to more...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2007

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Summary: Some people suffer chronic pain long after an injury has healed, while others can jump from a two-story building and not feel a thing. This film reveals the physiological foundations of both scenarios as it examines the mechanics of pain perception. Viewers meet a family whose unique genetic code has lent insight into the sensation of pain, while a man who cut off his own arm to save his life...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2011

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