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.
Mon, 22 Aug 2016 07:00:00 PDTVertebroplasty is a safe and effective procedure to reduce acute pain and disability in patients who have experienced spinal fractures within a 6-week period, according to a new study published in...
Fri, 19 Aug 2016 07:00:00 PDTCompared with men who smoked marijuana, women did not experience a significant reduction in pain sensitivity, a new study reveals.
Fri, 19 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTPlantar fasciitis is a common cause of heel pain. Learn about stretches and exercises that can help with plantar fasciitis, as well as other treatments.
Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTResearchers have identified a drug candidate that is as effective as morphine for relieving pain, but without the harmful side effects of opioids.
Wed, 17 Aug 2016 08:00:00 PDTChronic pain and depression are both common and mysterious conditions. New research looks at the mix of environmental and genetic factors behind them.
Thu, 11 Aug 2016 07:00:00 PDTIn a study published online by JAMA Surgery, Hance A. Clarke, M.D., Ph.D., F.R.C.P.C.
Wed, 10 Aug 2016 06:00:00 PDTLearn all about charley horse, another name for muscle cramp. This article looks at the causes of these cramps that often affect the calf, foot, and toes.
Tue, 09 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTEach member of the surgical team should be empowered to speak up and take responsibility for patient care.
Fri, 05 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTLearn all about the causes of neck pain, including a list of symptoms and advice on when to see a doctor. This article also looks at whiplash.
Thu, 04 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDTInternational collaborations across the EU are needed to monitor prescription drug abuse, identify its scope and develop targeted interventions, according to the first comparative study of...
Thu, 04 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTConsistent with previous reports, poor sleep quality was linked with joint pain in a recent Arthritis Care & Research study of the general population, but the study found no association between...
Wed, 03 Aug 2016 06:00:00 PDTThere are many different causes of wrist pain. This article looks at these along with the risk factors, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of wrist pain.
Wed, 03 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDTThousands of women could be experiencing breast pain while horse-riding, according to a new study.