Poorly controlled diabetes over a period of time damages blood vessels, nerves and by extension major target organs. Some of these organs include the eyes, heart, kidneys, stomach, eyes and the nervous system. Fundamentally the peripheral and autonomic nerves are damage.
There is a growing industry for pain management. Solutions for pain relief include pharmaceuticals, physical therapy, surgical and devices such as infrared, ultrasound and TENS therapy. There are pain management clinics and offices that are more accessible today. The demand is for home devices that are easy to operate and can be used on demand.
HIGH DEMAND FOR CHRONIC PAIN THERAPY
Chronic pain is most commonly experienced in the neck or back. There are centers for pain management with multi-disciplinary teams who work together to improve the lives of patients who suffer with chronic pain Some of the team members are physical therapists, anesthetists, medical specialists, psychotherapists, hypnotherapist etc.
Pain and chronic backache almost always signals that there is something physically wrong. In the case of muscle or joint pains, this can be an indication that an activity has gone pass the natural tolerance or range of motion of the musculo-skeletal system. Pain also results from physical trauma and can persist even after initial treatment. To ignore the pain and resume regular activities could cause serious damage to the joint, tendons, muscles or ligaments.
BENEFITS OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
We all know of the obvious benefits of exercising to build strong bones, joints which help to make us more agile and flexible. In more recent times we have been promoting other benefits which include physical and mental well-being. Structured regular exercise is recommended for persons of all ages and abilities.