1. Ice or Heat for Your Pain? That is the question

    I encourage my patients to learn how to take care of themselves and treat their own aches and pains as much as possible, and if there’s one thing that continues to confuse people, it’s the proper use of ice or heat on injuries and pains.  So, I’ll try to simplify it for you today. Ice is for new injuries.  Heat…Read More

  2. Dr. Curt Draeger Featured in WalkJogRun.net Podcast

    Posted on October 16 2012 by Sarah Recently, Dr. Curt Draeger was interviewed by WalkJogRun.net for a feature podcast about his experiences working with Olympians past and present, including decathletes Ashton Eaton (Gold, London 2012) and Trey Hardee (Silver, London 2012). Dr. Draeger also talks about how the care tha…Read More

  3. Gold Medal Motion to feature Chronic Pain booth at Farm Technology Days

    Posted on June 25 2013 by Sarah Advice for Conquering Chronic Pain and Arthritis At Gold Medal Motion, we are working on our final preparations for the 2013 Wisconsin Farm Technology Days event in Barron County. farm technology days logo Farm Technology Days, July 9-11th, Barron County Dr. Curt Draeger of Gold Medal Mo…Read More

  4. Kind Words from Olympian Dan O’Brien

    13 years ago, I had the opportunity to meet Dan O’Brien, 1996 Olympic Gold Medalist in the Decathlon, and he’s been an inspiration to me ever since. Over the years, we’ve come to know one another through our shared love and connection to Team USA Track & Field. I’ve also helped him with a bulging disc issue…Read More

  5. Laser Treatment for Back Pain: A Safe Alternative to Spinal Injections

    Integrated Pain Solutions offers alternative back pain treatment amidst fears of meningitis outbreak. There’s been an extraordinary outbreak going on over the past few months here in the United States: cases of fungal meningitis, a rare illness, primarily caused by Exserohilum rostratum, a plant pathogen that is equa…Read More

  6. Knee Braces and Recovery from ACL Surgery

    Posted on October 15 2012 by Sarah According to the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, wearing a knee brace after ACL surgery does not help in your recovery. In fact, strength, range-of-motion, and functionality exercises are what provides “significant benefits.” According to the article,  “The most important th…Read More

  7. Eaton Breaks Olympic Record in Decathlon!

    Posted on August 9 2012 by Sarah Ashton Eaton broke a 44-year old record in the 100 meter dash in the first day of decathlon competition on Wednesday, and finished the day at the top of the leader board. Trey Hardee is currently in second place.  Day two of the competition wraps up today with the 110 meter hurdles, di…Read More

  8. Ashton Wins Gold! Trey Wins Silver!

    Posted on August 9 2012 by Sarah Congratulations to Ashton Eaton and Trey Hardee for winning Olympic Gold and Silver, respectively, in the Decathlon.  Dr. Curt considers it a privilege to have been a part of your journey to the podium. We couldn’t be more proud of you today! Here’s a link to the NY Times story. ht…Read More

  9. Majesty and Awe in London

    Posted on August 6 2012 by Sarah From Dr. Reva Draeger on her experience at the London Olympics: Dr Curt Draeger and Dr Reva Draeger outside London's Olympic Stadium Dr Curt Draeger and Dr Reva Draeger outside London's Olympic Stadium Here’s a visual… within this secured area (complete with guards) is the aquatic c…Read More