Long Term Relief From Chronic Pain Comes Naturally
These natural herbal remedies are non-addictive and have no known side effects, and many have been safely used for hundreds and even thousands of years. There are both topical and oral options that can be extremely effective.
Take my client, Frankie, for example. Frankie drove for a living and played music three or four nights a week. He was in a car crash, hit by a distracted driver, and had serious back and neck pain for almost a year, causing him to go on disability. He had been to the doctor's office more than a dozen times over that year with unbearable pain, and had tried many pain meds, but had only a modest reduction in the pain. It was interrupting his sleep, he couldn't play his music, his relationships with family and friends were suffering, and when he visited me he stated he had little quality of life left.
I spoke to him about how some of the foods he was consuming and his high stress levels were probably preventing him from getting better, and suggested specific herbs and a wide variety of healing foods. I got a call from Frankie just four days later, telling me that with these small changes he'd already been able to make, he had experienced complete relief from his chronic pain for the first time in a year, and that he had spoken to his doctor about getting off the pain meds. Just seven days after our first meeting, he let me know he was off all the medications, had not had any pain at all during the process, and was going back to work the following week! Best of all, the night before he had been able to play his first gig in a year, and he was thrilled to report no pain during or after that either!
A Few National Statistics on Chronic Pain:
- When asked, 4 out of 10 people who experience chronic pain say it has an impact on their overall enjoyment of life, including interfering their mood, sleep or ability to work.
- Pain is cited as the most common reason Americans access the health care system. It is a leading cause of disability and it is a major contributor to health care costs.
- According to the National Sleep Foundation, one in three Americans with chronic pain report not getting enough sleep to feel their best.
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