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ActiveForever.com provides a wide variety of resources for Assistive Devices that can help people maintain their independence and active lifestyle. Products include electrotherapy TENS and EMS units and supplies, and other items for sports medicine and physical therapy rehabilitation.
American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM) "
A Review of Myofascial Pain and Fibromyalgia—Factors That Promote Their Persistence", by Robert D. Gerwin, MD (.pdf)
Bethesda Physiocare Jan Dommerholt, PT, DPT, MPS, DAAPM
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) information from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS).
Computer Ergonomics and Repetitive Strain Injury Provides many resources about typing injury, RSI, CTS "
Control over brain activation and pain learned by using real-time functional MRI", a study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), 13 December 2005 (online). "
Dry Needling in Orthopedic Physical Therapy Practice", in Orthopedic Physical Therapy Practice, by Jan Dommerholt, PT, MPS (.pdf) "
Dry Needling: Getting to the Point" by Eric Ries | May 2015 from the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) New The
Egoscue Method for non-medical pain relief
Feldenkrais Method a treatment that is used by some who suffer from Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) or Repetitive Stress Injury (RSI)
A Yoga Sequence to Help You Commit to Daily Practice New
"Yoga for Health", from NIH National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, March 2020 New
Yoga Health Benefits from the U.S. National Library of Medicine New "
Myofascial trigger points: an evidence-informed review", in Journal of Manual Manipulative Therapy, by Jan Dommerholt, PT, MPS and C. Bron, JLM Franssen (.pdf)
National Headache Foundation "
Pain in the Senior Citizen", by Robert Gerwin, MD (.pdf)
Pain & Injury Center of Greater Washington Pain Management, Sports Medicine, Rockville, MD New
The Pain Treatment Center of Greater Washington, Bethesda, MD New
Practical Pain Management online zine New "
Pressing Need: Flatten Myofascial Pain Syndrome with Manual Therapy", by Susan Birk (.pdf) "
Treatment of Shoulder Pain", by Robert Gerwin, MD (.pdf) "
Vitamin D Deficiency" associated with chronic musculoskeletal pain, by Robert Gerwin, MD "
Whiplash Is More Than a Pain in the Neck", by Robert Gerwin, MD (.pdf)