Pelvic pain during pregnancy is extremely common and oftentimes harmless, but it’s important to understand the various symptoms and causes... The post Pelvic Pain During Pregnancy: Causes And Tips For Relief appeared first on Lifeha...
In the future, pain relief could be as simple as flicking a light.
It's been unseasonably hot in North India this month; but cooler weather brings not relief but stinging eyes and painful breath. Air pollution has become headline news here -- one of the snippets that flowed from President Obama's visit...Show More Summary
Pain relief isn’t just a physical thing; distracting yourself can help you get through a painful experience. We’ve already seen that kids who watch cartoons don’t feel as much pain when they get a shot. It turns out that playing a game works even better than passively watching videos. Read more...
Opioids are effective pain relievers. But sometimes people can develop a tolerance to these drugs, requiring increasingly higher doses of medication to achieve the same pain relief. And physical dependence — withdrawal symptoms when the drug is stopped — is also common. Show More Summary
"Decision aids" in the form of informational brochures help get patients talking about their anesthesia and pain relief options, according to a study presented at the ANESTHESIOLOGY(r) 2015 annual meeting. Shared decision making is critical to a more patient-centered process, as well as helping patients take an active role in their medical decisions.
Studies are underway to determine if a new modular partial wrist replacement will allow for better movement and last longer than traditional implants for people seeking relief from painful wrist arthritis.
Farrah Abraham is a very controversial Teen Mom star and she distanced herself from the franchise after the tremendous backlash she got from filming two adult films. Farrah quickly went from being a young mother of one to a porn star. Show More Summary
Women, and especially younger women, are much less likely than men to have good relief of chronic, non-cancer pain with long-term opioid use, with only one in five women reporting low levels of pain and high levels of function with chronic opioid therapy in a new study published in Journal of Women's Health. read more
Physical therapy may provide little relief for recent-onset low back pain, a randomized trial has found.
Got low back pain? Adopt these three slow, subtle yoga strategies from Tias Little to get more relief out of each practice. The post Ease Low Back Pain: 3 Subtle Ways To Stabilize the Sacrum appeared first on Yoga Journal.
A new study shows that women — especially younger women — are less likely than men to find relief from pain with long-term opioid use. The new study, published in the Journal of Women's Health, found that only one in five women reported low levels of pain and high levels of function with chronic opioid therapy. Show More Summary
The pain (and relief) of losing political office By Ros Ball BBC Parliament 9 October 2015 From the section UK Politics Image copyright Reuters Image caption Ed Balls, left, was the highest profile MP to lose at the 2015 election On one day in May they’re respected representatives of the voters in parliament, the next […]
Wolf Breiman, 87, suffers from a cancer that he knows may end his life in a painful way, so he said it was a relief to hear that Gov. Jerry Brown decided Monday to give terminally ill patients access to drugs they can use to end their own lives on their own terms. Breiman, whose disease is currently...
Despite the years I’ve spent trying to lose 20 or 50 pounds, my bad habits stymie me. I am held captive, it seems, by ice cream, my taste buds chained to what feels like relief from my chronic oral pain problem.Read full article >>
Premature infants receiving intensive care are exposed to a great deal of pain, and this pain causes damage to the child. Despite this half of the infants admitted to neonatal intensive units will not receive any pain relief, according to a new European study.
As soon as you swallowed that last bite, you knew you were in for it. That painful burning, bubbling, unrelenting pressure, accompanied by random belching and an overall gross feeling is just plain unbearable. If you want relief from heartburn fast (who doesn't?!) then give these a try. Let go: Loosen up your clothing if it's fitted. Show More Summary
Many people living with panic disorder wonder, Why am I panicking? Panic attacks can be frightening and frustrating, emotionally and physically painful; it makes sense to want help with and relief from panic attacks. After all, the symptoms of panic … Continue reading ?