This website and its future, attendant bulletins will focus on hormone administration to patients with arachnoiditis and Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. Why?  These two conditions are emerging as significant, public health pain problems that require more than simply treating symptomatic pain.  We now believe that select hormone testing, supplementation, and administration is necessary to maximally treat the most severe pain problems.  We also believe hormone balance is a major key to minimizing opioid use for chronic pain control.