My wife, Fran and I recently took a wonderful trip to Nashville, Tennessee. Our destination was the Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville and the occasion was well, quite unique! We went to Nashville to see Lori McKenna and fellow singer/songwriter Mark Erelli, with whom she has been touring and collaborating for about 10 years, make [...]
In September, Dr. Gary Kaplan sat down with Lois Lindstrom of The Bookman's Corner, and discussed his book, "Total Recovery: Solving the Mystery of Chronic Pain and Depression." Watch Dr. Gary Kaplan present his case on how we've been thinking about disease all wrong.
I have endorsed meditation as a personal practice ever since I began practicing medicine and the research has never been more abundant in extolling the health benefits that come from a regular meditation practice. Last month, I announced that Sraddha Dorsett, MTS, will begin seeing patients for one-on-one meditation and yoga therapy consultations at the [...]
It is estimated that over 70 million people suffer with a chronic sleep disorder in the United States, impacting not only the individual struggling to get a good night’s sleep but potentially all of us. It is conservatively estimated that more than 100,000 car accidents resulting in 1,550 deaths and 71,000 injuries each year are [...]
There are over 100 million Americans suffering with chronic pain. Unfortunately, we're not that great at treating it. We may be unsuccessful in treating chronic pain because the way we've thought about where it comes from is all wrong. Research now demonstrates that chronic pain is frequently a symptom of inflammation in the brain. Finding [...]
On May 15, 2014 Dr. Gary Kaplan officially launched his new book Total Recovery: Solving the Mystery of Chronic Pain and Depression with a public book lecture at the Sheraton Premiere, Tysons Corner, Vienna, VA. In Total Recovery Dr. Kaplan presents a unified theory of chronic pain and depression, drawing on patient stories and [...]
Dr. Gary Kaplan, pain expert and author of 'Total Recovery,' answers your fibromyalgia, muscle pain, and endometriosis questions. Dr. Gary Kaplan, author of Total Recovery: Solving the Mystery of Chronic Pain and Depression, answered questions that Rodale News readers submitted through our Facebook page and by email. We hope this information from Dr. Kaplan [...]
On Wednesday May 21, 2014 Dr. Gary Kaplan appeared on NBC Washington's News4 Midday with Barbara Harrison. In this interview Dr. Kaplan discusses the key ideas in his new book Total Recovery: Solving the Mystery of Chronic Pain and Depression including, inflammation of the brain, what causes it and its symptoms; the relationship between physical [...]