Letting Chronic Pain Rule Your Life?

According to the Arkansas Foundation for Medical Care (AFMC) website, Arkansas has seen a dramatic increase in opioid use for pain management over the past 20 years. Strong addictions to pain medications have resulted in an increase in emergency department visits, prescription drug substance abuse admissions, overdoses, and deaths. In an article by Rudd RA, Seth P, David F, Scholl L., drug overdose is the leading cause of accidental death in the United States.

However, there is an alternative to opioid use for chronic pain. Finding the right physical therapist who can assist with providing a custom physical therapy plan can serve as a deterrent for the overuse of opioids. Read about this young woman’s success story with physical therapy after she battled with chronic pelvic pain for a decade.

Don’t let your pain dictate your lifestyle. Come see John Galloway at Galloway Therapy for a treatment plan that could positively alter the way you manage pain. Call today for an evaluation, 501-319-7659.

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