Case Study: Constant Back Pain

A 48 year old man presented with persistent lower back pain. He had recently modified his sitting arrangements in his car and at work, however was still having to take OTC NSAIDS 3-5x per week. He considered the pain a major obstacle in his daily tasks and sleep. Treatment The patient was prescribed 1000 mg […]

Case Study: Autoimmunity and Pain

A 35-year-old woman presented with Hashimoto’s postural tachycardia syndrome and Fibromyalgia. She was currently on multiple medications and supplements to manage her symptoms. However, she had recently experienced a flare in her symptoms which presented as aching muscles and joints. This flare-up greatly inhibited her ability to exercise or sleep due to pain and was […]

Case Study: Nerve Pain and Gastroenteritis

A 75-year-old woman presented with both nerve pain and gastroenteritis with a long history of multiple health conditions. Here is an overview of her health history: 2008 • The patient developed myeloma and received treatment. • Ongoing IBS-D since chemotherapy and bone marrow transplants. 2009 • Shingles post-chemotherapy, resulting in nerve damage around the trigeminal […]