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Suzanne Somers, Breast Cancer, and Phototherapy, Part I
Suzanne Somers is best known for her role as Chrissy Snow on the 1970s sitcom, Three’s Company. She was diagnosed with breast cancer in April 2000, had surgery, and then radiation therapy. We’ll find out how she got through the treatments, overcame the pain, and...
Suzanne Somers, Breast Cancer, and Phototherapy, Part II
Suzanne Somers is best known for her role as Chrissy Snow on the 1970s sitcom, Three’s Company. She was diagnosed with breast cancer in April 2000, had surgery, and then radiation therapy. We’ll talk more about how Suzanne got through the treatments, the pain, and how...
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Could a Vaccine (and More) Fix the Fentanyl Crisis?
Originally posted on Medscape Robert Glatter, MD: Welcome. I'm Dr Robert Glatter, medical advisor for Medscape Emergency Medicine. Today we have Dr Paul Christo, a pain specialist in the Division of Pain Medicine at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in...
How fentanyl poisoning became a national crisis: Johns Hopkins pain doctor explains
Originally published on Fox News A record 107,000 Americans died of drug overdoses and poisonings last year, driven by synthetic opioids, such as fentanyl Every day across the United States, news detailing horrific fentanyl-related deaths makes headlines as the nation...
Johns Hopkins doctor doesn’t think overdoses will slow down, even though pandemic has
Originally published on wtopnews The nation’s opioid crisis hit record highs during COVID-19, but one expert in Maryland said even though the pandemic has eased, he doesn’t think the opioid situation will automatically move in the right direction. “We saw an increase...
National Fentanyl Awareness Day: Interview with Dr. Paul Christo
On the first National Fentanyl Awareness Day, KTVU's Greg Lee is joined by John Hopkins University School of Medicine Professor Dr. Paul Christo to discuss the dangers of the drug.
Control severe pain after surgery – without opioids
For many patients, the first 72 hours following surgery can be the most painful due to inflammation at the surgical site.1 Inflammation is a significant component of postoperative pain as it peaks around 24 hours after surgery and remains high through the first 72...
An Effective Non-Opioid Solution To Postoperative Pain
For many patients, surgery can be painful, especially in the first 72 hours after surgery. 1 Healthcare providers have options available to them to treat postoperative pain, but those options don’t always provide patients with adequate pain relief. In fact, most local...
‘Pain into purpose’: As opioid crisis surges, community leaders work to expand access to care
Originally published on Avenue News Deaths from drug overdose are soaring in Baltimore County amid a nationwide opioid epidemic that has affected all walks of life. Yet even as overdoses, particularly those involving synthetic opioid fentanyl, continue to rise, local...
COVID-19 Turmoil Fuels Opioid Crisis: Expert Dr. Christo
Now we have an update on the opioid crisis gripping the nation. In Wisconsin, Eau Claire County is set to receive a settlement of over $3 million. It’s part of a nationwide settlement against opioid producers. NTD spoke with Doctor Paul Christo to learn more about the...
“You and I need more Doctors like Dr. Paul, who have a hard background in science and medicine. But, since we are also spiritual, emotional, mental as well as physical beings, we need healers who acknowledge all these aspects. I’m glad to have met Dr. Paul and to know he is carrying the banner for both“
“Aches and Gains gave me a wonderful platform to share my story and raise awareness for Lyme disease, one of the fastest growing illnesses in America. Thank you, Dr. Paul Christo for having me as a guest.”
“Aches and Gains is not just the result of a solid workout program, it’s a terrific initiative from Dr. Paul Christo that everyone should pay attention to! Believe me, he is talking to YOU! And you will be glad you heard him. I had the pleasure of being on with him and I can tell you that I learned as much from him as anyone could have learned from me. I am honored to be a part of this movement!”
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Awards and Honors
Top Expert in the World on Chronic Pain: Expertscape Global Physician Directory
Expertscape objectively ranks people and and institutions by their expertise in more than 29,000 biomedical topics.
Fellow, Mayday Pain and Society Fellowship Program: A Media and Policy Initiative
One of six pain experts selected from the U.S. and Canada to advocate for better pain care by raising the visibility of the global impact of pain with the media and policymakers
The Pain Community “Hero” (Patient Advocacy Association)
One practitioner selected each year by the leaders of the organization for demonstrated achievement in advancing the cause of patients in pain.
The John and Emma Bonica Public Service Award (American Pain Society)
One clinician selected each year by the leaders of the organization to honor outstanding contributions to the field of pain medicine through public education, dissemination of information, and public service.
Pain Educator of the Year (American Society of Pain Educators)
One practitioner selected each year by the leaders of the organization to recognize outstanding commitment to clinical pain practice and pain education.
American Pain Society Awards Committee
Patient Advocacy Award (American Academy of Pain Medicine)
One healthcare professional selected each year by the leaders of the organization to honor advocacy efforts for the appropriate evaluation and treatment of patients suffering from pain.
Aches and Gains
A Comprehensive Guide to Overcoming Your Pain
No one is immune to pain, but together we can overcome it.
PAIN is often treatable but…
BY READING ACHES AND GAINS, READERS WILL LEARN HOW TO:
• Better identify the source of painful conditions.
• Incorporate an array of pain medications, advanced injection therapies, and cutting-edge neurostimulation procedures for easing pain.
• Consider various forms of integrative therapies and when they should be used.
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Aches and Gains on SiriusXM
Listen Weekly on SiriusXM to the First National Radio Talk Show Dedicated to a Fuller Life for Those Living With Pain.
Aches and Gains® is hosted by leading pain medicine specialist, physician, and researcher Dr. Paul Christo. Aches and Gains® provides hope and treatment options for those suffering from medical illnesses, diseases, and the pain that often results from these conditions. The show features informative interviews from everybody people, physicians, healthcare providers, authors, researchers, and celebrities.
Aches and Gains® offers cutting-edge treatments, integrative practices, and coping strategies for overcoming a variety of health conditions and pain syndromes such as low back pain, osteoarthritis, cancer, addiction, headaches, and neuropathic pain.
Every Saturday, 5-6:00 p.m. EST on Channel 131, Dr. Christo sits down with his guests for 30-minute candid discussions that spotlight numerous medical diseases and syndromes. Media personalities such as Naomi Judd, Joe Montana, Montel Williams, and Jennifer Grey bring their own stories of success and inspiration.
Join SiriusXM’s more than 69 million listeners while tuning in to Aches and Gains®. You will too learn how the right combination of treatments and perseverance can help you realize a fuller life.