September is Pain Awareness Month

pain awareness month

Sadly, over 14 million people worldwide live in perpetual pain. In the United States, it’s estimated that about 20.4% of adults live with constant chronic pain. That is a lot of people who live in pain, and it’s nearly the same amount of people will suffer from a mental illness in any given year. There … Read more

7 Natural Alternatives to Opioids for Pain Relief

non narcotic pain meds

The worrying trend toward both prescribed and illegal opioid use in the United States requires serious action. As many as 130 people die every day in the U.S. due to overdosing on opioids, and the U.S. government has rightly called the opioid epidemic a “national public-health emergency.” Millions are becoming addicted to painkillers and drug … Read more