Sun, 23 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTWhy do black widow spiders bite humans and what do their bites look like? Learn what to do if bitten and how to recognize the symptoms.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTA pilot study by researchers at Mayo Clinic has found that patients suffering from pain related to irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) may benefit from taking pregabalin, a neuro-pain inhibitor commonly...
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 06:00:00 PDTPreviously unexplained symptoms found associated with multiple copies of a single gene.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 09:00:00 PDTNew study suggests it is not the expectation that a 'dummy pill' is real that elicits the placebo effect, but rather the ritual associated with taking it.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 05:00:00 PDTNew research in The FASEB Journal suggests that formulating ibuprofen with arginine might be the key to negating the cardiovascular side effects of the drug.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 05:00:00 PDTThe African naked mole rat is an odd, homely creature with the closest thing to real-life super powers on earth.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTRelieves pain more quickly, lasts longer than other drugs.Many children with sickle cell disease experience frequent and severe pain episodes, requiring emergency room visits or hospitalization.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 05:00:00 PDTElectrifying brain circuits may decrease depressive symptoms and chronic pain, but a USC scientist says we first need to see what the electric current is actually doing.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTA new study from Neuroscience Research Australia (NeuRA) has uncovered the underlying brain mechanisms that cause some people to experience an increase in blood pressure after being exposed to...
Tue, 04 Oct 2016 05:00:00 PDTManual-therapy randomized controlled trials (RCTs) are difficult to perform because it's challenging to conceal a placebo when patients are able to physically feel a treatment that's being...
Tue, 04 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTMouse study shows particles may reduce inflammation, stop destruction of cartilage.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:00:00 PDTIn a new study, researchers have identified nine NSAIDs that - at certain doses - may increase the risk of hospital admission for heart failure.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 06:00:00 PDTHeadaches are among the symptoms some women report during menopause. Learn more about what causes them, what other symptoms occur, and treatment options.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDTStudy suggests half of opioids prescribed to dental surgery patients go unused, creating a surplus that may contribute to the opioid epidemic.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 05:00:00 PDTI won't be able to cope with my pain if I don't sleep well' - research from the University of Warwick reveals that the way chronic pain patients think about pain and sleep leads to insomnia and...
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDTTension headaches, often described as a pressing or tightening pain of mild to moderate intensity, are the most common type of headache.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTAmgen has announced detailed global Phase 2 results showing erenumab demonstrated a statistically significant reduction in monthly migraine days compared with placebo in patients with chronic...
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTHeartburn, also known as gastrointestinal reflux, can cause great discomfort. These 10 remedies could help people prevent and treat the symptoms.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTUH Seidman Cancer Center music therapists and nurse anesthetist share experience from two-year study finding music reduces anxiety, pain for biopsy patients.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTA new study on euthanasia trends in Belgium, which shows an increase in reported cases since legislation was introduced, provides lessons for countries that have legalized assisted dying.
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTData from a review of U.S.-based clinical trials published today in Mayo Clinic Proceedings suggest that some of the most popular complementary health approaches - such as yoga, tai chi, and...
Mon, 05 Sep 2016 08:00:00 PDTA new review from the NIH suggests that complementary health approaches, such as yoga, are safe and effective for easing some chronic pain conditions.
Thu, 01 Sep 2016 08:00:00 PDTWomen who experience pain for longer than 4 weeks after childbirth may be more likely to develop postpartum depression, a new study suggests.
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 08:00:00 PDTNew research presented at this year's World Congress of Anaesthesiologists (WCA) in Hong Kong (Aug. 28 - Sept.
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTOpioid abuse is a growing public health crisis, affecting up to 36 million people worldwide.