Acute Low Back Pain Quiz

Back-quiz

We’ve all heard or exclaimed, “Oh, my aching back!” But how much do we know about low back pain? Take this quiz to find out. True or False: 1. Many people experience low back pain. True. Back pain affects eight out of ten people at some point during their lives, according to the American Pain Foundation. 2. Low … Read more

An Integrative Approach to Relieving Cancer Pain

An Integrative Approach to Relieving Cancer Pain

SISTER BRIGID McCARTHY NEVER SUSPECTED IT. THEN CAME THE DREADED WORDS NO ONE WANTS TO HEAR: “IT’S CANCER.” McCARTHY, WHO IN 1997 HELPED ESTABLISH WELL OF MERCY, A MINISTRY OF HOSPITALITY AND HEALING SPONSORED BY THE SISTERS OF MERCY, HAD BEEN OFFERING LOVE AND SUPPORT TO THOSE IN NEED FOR YEARS. NOW, SUDDENLY, THE TABLES … Read more