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No simple solution

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco
July 31, 2019

In the first article of this series, a detailed discussion of the number one contributor to a pain syndrome was provided (the activity of local nociceptors with recept…

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Brain pain supply

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco
March 25, 2019

Common sources of neurological amplification: nociceptive fibres. According to the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP), pain is defined as “an unp…

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Neurofunctional Acupuncture – An effective approach to treating pain and dysfunction

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco
March 24, 2019

For a person who is suffering from pain and dysfunction during movement, the treatment options are endless. But an ideal treatment focuses on three general areas ̵…

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Functional Neuromodulation Techniques in pain management

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco
March 21, 2019

Pain related problems continue to consume great amounts of healthcare resources with only marginal improvements in the overall rate of clinical success, particularly i…

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Contemporary Acupuncture and movement disorders: restoring motor and somatic sensory function

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco
November 14, 2018

Introduction Advances in the fields of neurophysiology and neurosciences in the last three decades have allowed to re-defining acupuncture as a straightforward periphe…

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Advanced Neurofunctional Acupuncture Strategies for the Treatment of “Non-Traumatic” Musculoskeletal Pain Syndromes

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco

Naturopathic Conference, Michener Institute in Toronto Date: May 30, 2015 Session Outline a. Background Responsible treatment of “non-traumatic” or “functional…

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Rethinking pain with neurofunction

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco
November 13, 2018

“If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?”   In what ways does our brain affect our reality? Neuroreality as…

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The neurofunctional era: Optimizing the use of therapeutic resources (part 3)

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco

This is part 3 of a 4-part series. Read part 1 | Read part 2 | Read part 4 Neuroreality in pain with movement disorders: functional neuromodulation techniques. Buildin…

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The pain puzzle: Discussing the contributors to pain experience (part 2)

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco

This is part 2 of a 4-part series. Read part 1 | Read part 3 | Read part 4   In my previous article (April 2018) I presented and discussed the concept o…

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Neuroreality for pain management (part 1)

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco

This is part 1 of a 4-part series. Read part 2 | Read part 3 | Read part 4 Three centuries ago, in 1710, the Irish philosopher George Berkeley proposed this famous tho…

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