Phantom Limb Pain Symptoms and Treatment

People who have had a limb amputated often report feeling moderate to severe pain in the area where the limb had been. For many people, this pain decreases with time, but the longer it goes, the more likely it is to stay. Symptoms The reason phantom limb pain happens is that nerve endings at the […]

Central Pain Syndrome

A central pain syndrome disorder is the result of nervous system malfunction. The neurological condition can develop in people who have Multiple Sclerosis, cancer or brain or spinal cord injuries. People who have had a stroke or a limb amputated may also develop central pain syndrome. Damage to the central nervous system – the brain, […]