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Opioid Use Disorder

Chronic Pain Management and Opioid Use Disorder

A recent US study has highlighted the dangers of opioid abuse in chronic pain management. Data from American Addiction Centres shows approximately 1.2 million people will die from an opioid overdose by the end of the current decade. Yet,…
Lipoedema

Lipoedema – A Highly Undiagnosed and Painful Condition

Lipoedema, not to be confused with lymphedema, causes an excess build up of fat in the legs or arms. Despite affecting up to 10% of women in the UK, this common condition is highly undiagnosed. Patients with the condition often experience…
Long COVID

Long COVID and Post Viral Illnesses

More than two million people in the UK now live with long COVID. Diagnosed when symptoms last weeks or months after the illness has passed, long COVID is estimated to impact 3% - 12% of those who have caught the virus, according to the Office…
Diabetic Neuropathy

Can You Reverse Diabetic Neuropathy?

Managing your blood sugar when you have Diabetes is essential. If your blood sugar levels are elevated for a long period of time, it can lead to a nerve-damaging condition known as Diabetic Neuropathy. Currently, there is no cure for Diabetic…
Pain Relief Benefits

The Pain Relief Benefits of Music

For those living with chronic pain, medications including NSAIDS, anticonvulsants, antidepressants, weak and strong opioids are used to provide relief. However, multiple studies have revealed the dangers of these drugs often outweigh the benefits.…
Undiagnosed Pain

How Can You Find Answers for Undiagnosed Pain?

When you are in constant pain, it’s only natural you’ll want to get to the root cause of the problem. However, for millions of people, there is no explanation for the pain they are experiencing. This is because the current investigation…
Dr Ivanova-Stoilova

Dr Ivanova-Stoilova Seeing Patients At The Fitzrovia Hospital

Dr Ivanova-Stoilova will now be seeing patients for clinical diagnosis and treatment, as well as for medical reports in Fitzrovia Hospital, Central London 13-14 Fitzroy Square London W1T6AH. The clinic timetable will be Thursday from 2-6…
World Institute of Pain

Dr Ivanova-Stoilova Presents at Congress on World Institute of Pain

At the XI Congress on World Institute of Pain (WIP), Budapest, 25-27 August 2022 Dr Ivanova-Stoilova is presenting her 7-years experience in treating patients with nerve pain and she is discussing the short and long term benefits of this treatment. You…
Back pain

Is Back Pain Worsened By Anti-Inflammatory Medication?

Anti-inflammatory medication is frequently used to relieve back pain. But, according to a new study, anti-inflammatory medication could make the problem a whole lot worse. In fact, the majority of people who take the drugs, report worsening…
Pain Symposium

Dr Ivanova-Stoilova Presents at Pain Symposium in Madrid

Dr Ivanova-Stoilova is at the vanguard of advanced interventional treatments for patients with recurrent and intractable pain. Some of the patients have suffered muscle pain for years after trauma, sports injury, operations, road traffic accidents. A…
Critical illness

Pain Trajectories in Survivors of Critical Illness – Published

Dr Ivanova-Stoilova’s article about Pain Trajectories in Survivors of Critical Illness has been published in the Independent Doctors Federation (IDF) Spring 2022 Journal. Globally the healthcare systems record not only morbidity and mortality…
pain in the neck

Why Working from Home Can Be a Real Pain in the Neck

While working from home certainly has its perks, as many people are finding out, it also has its challenges. One challenge many workers are facing is neck, back, and shoulder pain. One survey found that 58% of workers noticed an increase in…