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The Journal of Pain Research has published the review "Effectiveness of the World Health Organization Cancer Pain Relief Guidelines: An Integrative Review". read more
Bayer is releasing a new consumer TENS (Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation) system marketed using a familiar name, Aleve Direct Therapy. Designed specifically to help treat back pain, it sticks to the skin using double-sided gel pads and is operated via an accompanying wireless remote control. Show More Summary
Living with arthritis is no joke at all. The pain can be overbearing at times, especially when the arthritis acts up. While some of us might have found relief from the pain through various treatments and therapies, there are others out...Show More Summary
Sophie Cox, a 23-year-old British woman, had a 14-pound hairball removed from her stomach by doctors after suffering from unexplained and unbearably painful stomach pain for months. The woman “cried with relief” after doctors removed the 14-pound hairball from her stomach, The Huffington Post reports. Show More Summary
A British woman who suffered unexplained abdominal pain for months “cried with relief” after doctors removed a 14-pound hairball from her stomach. Sophie Cox, 23, of Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, told South West News Service that theShow More Summary
When Kerry O'Reilly Wilks was 33 weeks pregnant with her second child, she went to St. Michael's Hospital with back pain one evening, looking for advice on pain relief. Instead she was told that she would have to deliver the baby that night or both of them would die. Show More Summary
Behind every counter at L.A.’s medical marijuana dispensaries is an expert who knows what strains are best for pain relief and which brownies best quell nausea caused by chemotherapy. These experts are called “budtenders,” and their profession is a new career choice, whether they’re stocking the shelves and studying labels,...
Despite decades of research, migraines are often not well controlled with medication. For those prone to this type of debilitating headache, it sometimes seems nothing can stop the pain and the sensitivity to light. But what if light itself was key to their relief?
Clear skin, pain relief, and improved mood are just some of the reasons why this on-the-rise therapy has devotees all hot and bothered.
It is inevitable – all of us do happen to grow old sooner or later, and there is no such thing as a fountain of youth, no matter where you have read that before. In other words, as parts of our body starts to creak here and there, you can be sure that aches and pains will be a regular part of life, too. So much so that it might...
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: Every few months, I develop hemorrhoids that are quite painful, but, after a few days, they seem to go away on their own. Is there a way to avoid getting them altogether? Do I need to see my doctor the next time the hemorrhoids return? ANSWER: Hemorrhoids are quite common, and they […]
For months, Ravens offensive tackle Eugene Monroe has been advocating for the NFL to change its marijuana policy, to open the door to research the drug’s possibilities for pain relief. Finally, it appears the NFL is willing to listen. In a profile of Monroe by Adam Kilgore of the Washington Post, it’s mentioned that a…
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Fentanyl, is a synthetic opiod type analgesic invented in 1959 but introduced only in the 1990s for palliative pain relief in terminally ill patients. It is 80 to 100 times more active than morphine and about 40 to 50 times stronger than heroin (diamorphine). It also goes by the anem of fentanil, Sublimaze, Actiq, Durogesic, […]
A good friend of mine recently found herself between jobs, with a gap in her health insurance and a recurrence of her kidney stones. What she needed were fluids and pain relief, fast. I’m a gastroenterologist, and hoping to minimize the financial impact, I went with her to our local ER and had a conversation […]
Purdue Pharma claims the drug is effective for 12 hours. The LA Times just reported that it isn't. Now, Sen. Ed Markey wants the feds to take a look. A U.S. senator has called for a federal investigation of Purdue Pharma, the manufacturer...Show More Summary
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There's an unfortunate irony for people who rely on morphine, oxycodone, and other opioid painkillers: The drug that's supposed to offer you relief can actually make you more sensitive to pain over time. That effect, known as hyperalgesia,...Show More Summary
Constipation often causes difficulty or pain when you go to the bathroom — and to make matters worse, it can be an, ahem, uncomfortable subject to discuss, making relief even more elusive. The good news is that doing everyday thingsShow More Summary