With the opioid epidemic still on the rise, drug-free pain management options are becoming a hot topic. Depending on a patient’s condition, location of pain, and its severity, there may be safe and effective options for pain management besides prescription medication.
Drug-free pain management options include:
- Tai Chi
- Cold and heat
- Physical and occupational therapy
- Meditation, mindfulness, and breathing exercises
- Therapeutic massage
To contact Ephraim McDowell Walk in & Primary Care, call (859) 236-3208.