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Patrick Compton

Patrick Compton is the Associate Director of Face of Indawgyi and is working to promote sustainable development in northern Myanmar. He has an M.A. in International Studies from Korea University and extensive experience in global business trends, digital marketing and education. In his free time, he enjoys writing about a wide variety of topics and actively promotes healthy lifestyle choices in his local community.

7 Tips for the Management of Chronic Low Back Pain

Chronic lower back pain affects millions of Americans each year. Whether it’s mild discomfort from sitting too long at work, or severe, disrupting pain,...

Traditional Chinese Medicine for Chronic Pain

In the aftermath of the opioid crisis, both doctors and patients are looking to safer pain management alternatives. This has fueled renewed research into...

How Is My Peripheral Neuropathy Causing Lower Back Pain?

Almost all adults struggle with lower back pain at some point in their lives. There are many causes of this chronic lower back pain,...

5 Essential Principles for Living With Pain

Chronic pain affects millions of Americans each year. But people living with chronic pain know that pain is more than just physical discomfort. It...

Home Cures: Natural Remedies For Sleep Apnea

22 million Americans suffer from sleep apnea. Amongst this population, nearly 80% of moderate to severe cases go undiagnosed. This means that a lot...

Watch Out For These Signs Of Autoimmune Disorders

We all suffer from stress. Between managing our careers, keeping up our social lives, taking care of our families, and everything else life throws...

5 Things That Make Migraines Worse

With everything we know about human health, you might be surprised to learn that doctors and researchers still don’t know the exact cause of...

The Natural Healing Powers Of Apple Cider Vinegar For Back Pain

Nearly 80% of adults experience some kind of back pain in their lifetime. Whether it's because of stress, age, diet, or exercise, there are...

Chronic Illness Patients Face Challenges With Accessibility

The CDC recently reported 90% of the $3.3 trillion spent on health care in the U.S. annually goes to the treatment of chronic and...

Government Scrutiny on Opioids Impacts Chronic Pain Sufferers

In 2016, more than 42,000 people died from opioid overdoses — a fivefold increase from 1999. Overprescription and easy access led to the skyrocketing epidemic...