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American Pain Society (APS) 34th Annual Scientific Meeting
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines [2015.05.15]
Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from APS 2015.
Medscape Neurology

ERs See Spike in Narcotic Painkiller Abuse Cases
Source: MedicineNet Drug Abuse Specialty [2015.05.14]
Title: ERs See Spike in Narcotic Painkiller Abuse Cases
Category: Health News
Created: 5/14/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/14/2015 12:00:00 AM

New research could lead to a blood test for common pain syndrome fibromyalgia
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2015.05.13]
New UK research could lead to a blood test to diagnose the common pain condition, fibromyalgia.

Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction (SI Joint Pain)
Source: MedicineNet Ankylosing Spondylitis Specialty [2015.05.13]
Title: Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction (SI Joint Pain)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 10/31/2007 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/13/2015 12:00:00 AM

Insomniacs May Be More Sensitive to Pain
Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain Specialty [2015.05.13]
Title: Insomniacs May Be More Sensitive to Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 5/12/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/13/2015 12:00:00 AM

The high price of pain: Healthentic analysis reveals the impact of nationwide opiate epidemic
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2015.05.12]
Healthentic, an analytics company that helps employers easily identify health savings, has released an analysis showcasing the high cost of opiate misuse.

Ion pump gives the body its own pain alleviation
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2015.05.12]
A small ion pump in organic electronics is giving new hope to people suffering from severe nerve pain.

Spinal Stimulation System Relieves Pain Without Tingling
Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain Specialty [2015.05.12]
Title: Spinal Stimulation System Relieves Pain Without Tingling
Category: Health News
Created: 5/11/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/12/2015 12:00:00 AM

An Uncommon Cause of Acute Back Pain
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines [2015.05.11]
A patient presents to the ED with sharp, sudden back pain. Would you have accurately identified the unusual cause in this case?
The Journal of Emergency Medicine

Study shows dopamine may play role in chronic pain
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2015.05.11]
In chronic pain, nerve cells continue to send pain signals to brain even in absence of injury. Now, a new study reveals how dopamine-containing cells may contribute to this state.

Potential new painkiller provides longer lasting effects
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2015.05.11]
Early studies show promise for alternative type of anestheticMedications have long been used to treat pain caused by injury or chronic conditions.

Hip strengthening might ease pain of clogged leg arteries
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2015.05.10]
Detailed gait analysis reveals that people with clogged leg arteries rely more on muscles in the back of the calf when they walk to compensate for weakness in certain hip muscles, according to a new...

Abandoned Painkiller Makes a Comeback
Source: MedPage Today Emergency Medicine [2015.05.10]
(MedPage Today) -- Here's how the FDA let a widely abused opioid back on the market.

Brain chemical may offer new clues in treating chronic pain
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2015.05.08]
A chemical in the brain typically associated with cognition, movement and reward-motivation behavior -- among others -- may also play a role in promoting chronic pain, according to new research at...

Pain Management
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis Specialty [2015.05.07]
Title: Pain Management
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/7/2006 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/7/2015 12:00:00 AM

Heel pain, common and debilitating, often misdiagnosed as plantar fasciitis - use of diagnostic ultrasound leads to more accurate diagnosis
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2015.05.05]
A new study by researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) finds that a safe and painless ultrasound test can pinpoint the exact cause of heel pain, a common ailment that can be severely...

ER Doctors Cautious When Prescribing Narcotic Painkillers: Study
Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain Specialty [2015.05.05]
Title: ER Doctors Cautious When Prescribing Narcotic Painkillers: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 5/4/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/5/2015 12:00:00 AM

New research uncovers disconnect in pain-related communications between prescribers of pain medications and patients
Source: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs News From Medical News Today [2015.05.04]
New research released by the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids confirms several "disconnects" in the pain-related communication between healthcare prescribers of prescription opiates (Rx painkillers)...

Integrative medicine has positive impact on patient activation, chronic pain, depression
Source: Anxiety / Stress News From Medical News Today [2015.05.04]
The use of integrative medicine interventions leads to significant improvements in patient activation and patient-reported outcomes in the treatment of chronic pain, depression, and stress, according...

Australian guidelines for evaluation of chest pain need another look
Source: Cardiovascular / Cardiology News From Medical News Today [2015.05.04]
Guidelines for the assessment of chest pain in Australian emergency departments need to bereassessed according to the authors of research published in the Medical Journal of Australia.

Impaired sleep linked to lower pain tolerance
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2015.05.04]
People with insomnia and other sleep problems have increased sensitivity to pain, reports a study published in PAIN®, the official publication of the International Association for the Study of...

The key to reducing pain in surgery may already be in your hand
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2015.05.03]
Imagine a hand-held electronic device - accessible, portable and nearly universal - that could reduce pain and discomfort for patients, and allow doctors the freedom to use less powerful and...

MRI-Detected Bone Marrow Changes Linked to Low Back Pain (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today Radiology [2015.05.02]
(MedPage Today) -- Research suggests MRI modic changes can help measure low back pain intensity.

Joint Pain a Major Issue in Chronic HCV Infection (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology [2015.05.01]
(MedPage Today) -- Smoking increases risk of arthralgias in hepatitis C.

Abdominal Pain (Causes, Remedies, Treatment)
Source: MedicineNet Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Specialty [2015.05.01]
Title: Abdominal Pain (Causes, Remedies, Treatment)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/1/2015 12:00:00 AM

Joint Pain
Source: MedicineNet Ankle Pain and Tendinitis Specialty [2015.05.01]
Title: Joint Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/1/2015 12:00:00 AM

Heroin Use Surges Among Whites Who Abuse Prescription Painkillers
Source: MedicineNet Drug Abuse Specialty [2015.05.01]
Title: Heroin Use Surges Among Whites Who Abuse Prescription Painkillers
Category: Health News
Created: 4/30/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/1/2015 12:00:00 AM

Heroin use spikes among whites who abuse prescription painkillers
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2015.04.30]
Researchers at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health looked at the frequency of nonmedical prescription opioid use and the risk of heroin-related behaviors and found that past-year...

Medication to treat frequent pain crises in sickle cell anemia underused
Source: Blood / Hematology News From Medical News Today [2015.04.29]
Despite evidence demonstrating the benefits of the medication hydroxyurea for patients with sickle cell anemia and frequent pain crises, an analysis suggests that more than 3 of 4 patients who...

Record $374B Spent on Drugs: The Pain Medicine News Report
Source: MedPage Today Surgery [2015.04.29]
(MedPage Today) -- What Jennifer Aniston teaches us about chronic pain.

An end to cancer pain?
Source: Ear, Nose and Throat News From Medical News Today [2015.04.28]
U of T researcher finds the 'pain trigger'This is an image of TMPRSS2. Credit: D. LamA new study led by University of Toronto researcher Dr.

Study: Doctors' gender a factor in low back pain treatment choices
Source: Primary Care / General Practice News From Medical News Today [2015.04.28]
Male doctors treat low back pain differently than female doctors do - and neither gender follows recommended guidelines for treating this common and costly health problem, according to new findings...

Montréal discovery could impact the study of chronic pain conditions
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2015.04.27]
IRCM researchers uncover the critical role in pain processing of a gene associated with a rare diseaseResearchers at the IRCM led by Artur Kania, PhD, uncovered the critical role in pain...

Caterpillar fungus could hold the key to relieving the pain of osteoarthritis
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2015.04.22]
A drug from a parasitic mushroom that lives on caterpillars could become an effective new painkiller for people with osteoarthritis within the next six years, according to UK researchers.

World-first MRI study shows babies experience pain 'like adults'
Source: MRI / PET / Ultrasound News From Medical News Today [2015.04.21]
Researchers have discovered that babies feel pain in much the same way as adults, leading to experts recommending a review of neonatal pain management practice.

Study: Daily exercise and education reduces episodes of low back pain in children
Source: Rehabilitation / Physical Therapy News From Medical News Today [2015.04.20]
A study in Physical Therapy (PTJ), the monthly scientific journal of the American Physical Therapy Association found that a program of regular exercise and education appears to reduce low back pain...

Study: Early physical therapy for low back pain reduces costs, resources
Source: Rehabilitation / Physical Therapy News From Medical News Today [2015.04.20]
A study in the scientific journal BMC Health Services Research shows that early and guideline adherent physical therapy following an initial episode of acute, nonspecific low back pain (LBP)...

RLQ Abdominal Pain in 2-Year-Old: Worse Than a Tummy Ache
Source: MedPage Today Radiology [2015.04.19]
(MedPage Today) -- Does your pediatric center perform CT with IV-only contrast for evaluation of appendicitis?

Early physical therapy for low back pain reduces costs, resources
Source: Rehabilitation / Physical Therapy News From Medical News Today [2015.04.14]
A study in the scientific journal BMC Health Services Research shows that early and guideline adherent physical therapy following an initial episode of acute, nonspecific low back pain (LBP) resulted...

Neuropathic Pain
Source: MedicineNet Facial Nerve Problems Specialty [2015.04.13]
Title: Neuropathic Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 2/4/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/13/2015 12:00:00 AM

Narcotic Painkillers in Pregnancy Common, Harmful to Baby: Study
Source: MedicineNet codeine Specialty [2015.04.13]
Title: Narcotic Painkillers in Pregnancy Common, Harmful to Baby: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 4/13/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/13/2015 12:00:00 AM

Oral pain specialists treat complex health issues, according to new survey
Source: Dentistry News From Medical News Today [2015.04.06]
Andres Pinto, an orofacial pain and oral medicine specialist at Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine, often feels like the doctor in the television series House, who solves...

UF study finds vitamin D can affect pain, movement in obese osteoarthritis patients
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2015.04.03]
Got milk? If you are overweight and have osteoarthritis, you may want to bone up on your dairy products that have vitamin D.

Acetaminophen 'does not work for lower back pain or osteoarthritis'
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2015.04.01]
Acetaminophen is ineffective for spinal pain in the lower back and has little value for hip or knee osteoarthritis, concludes a review of studies testing its safety and efficacy.

Study Casts Doubt on Acetaminophen for Low Back Pain, Arthritis
Source: MedicineNet Osteoarthritis Specialty [2015.04.01]
Title: Study Casts Doubt on Acetaminophen for Low Back Pain, Arthritis
Category: Health News
Created: 3/31/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/1/2015 12:00:00 AM

One-Quarter of Narcotic Painkillers Misused, Study Shows
Source: MedicineNet codeine Specialty [2015.04.01]
Title: One-Quarter of Narcotic Painkillers Misused, Study Shows
Category: Health News
Created: 4/1/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/1/2015 12:00:00 AM

Is painful knee and hand osteoarthritis in women associated with excess mortality?
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2015.03.30]
Study compares mortality rates of women with painful knee and hand osteoarthritis with the mortality of unaffected women from the same community; demonstrates higher risk of early death in the group...

Painful Knee Arthritis May Be Linked to Premature Death
Source: MedicineNet Osteoarthritis Specialty [2015.03.30]
Title: Painful Knee Arthritis May Be Linked to Premature Death
Category: Health News
Created: 3/27/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/30/2015 12:00:00 AM

Study: Hip replacement an excellent option to relieve pain in juvenile arthritis patients
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2015.03.26]
Implant lasts at least 10 years in 85 percent of patientsHip replacement is often performed in patients with juvenile arthritis when their joints have been severely damaged by the disease.

Knee Pain
Source: MedicineNet Ankle Pain and Tendinitis Specialty [2015.03.25]
Title: Knee Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/25/2015 12:00:00 AM

Neck Pain (Cervicalgia)
Source: MedicineNet Ankylosing Spondylitis Specialty [2015.03.25]
Title: Neck Pain (Cervicalgia)
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/25/2015 12:00:00 AM

Deep Brain Stimulation May Ease Some Parkinson's Pain for Years
Source: MedicineNet Tremor Specialty [2015.03.24]
Title: Deep Brain Stimulation May Ease Some Parkinson's Pain for Years
Category: Health News
Created: 3/23/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/24/2015 12:00:00 AM

Certain Painkillers May Lower Colon Cancer Risk for Some
Source: MedicineNet Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Intestinal Problems Specialty [2015.03.18]
Title: Certain Painkillers May Lower Colon Cancer Risk for Some
Category: Health News
Created: 3/17/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/18/2015 12:00:00 AM

Distinct brain mechanisms related to dental pain relief
Source: Dentistry News From Medical News Today [2015.03.17]
At the 93rd General Session and Exhibition of the International Association for Dental Research, researcher Michael L.

Buttock Pain
Source: MedicineNet Degenerative Disc Specialty [2015.03.16]
Title: Buttock Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 12/26/2006 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/16/2015 12:00:00 AM

CT Scans Might Spot Heart Risks More Clearly in Patients With Chest Pain
Source: MedicineNet Coronary Angiogram Specialty [2015.03.16]
Title: CT Scans Might Spot Heart Risks More Clearly in Patients With Chest Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 3/15/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/16/2015 12:00:00 AM

Jaw Pain
Source: MedicineNet Bruises Specialty [2015.03.09]
Title: Jaw Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 3/27/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/9/2015 12:00:00 AM

Vaginal Pain
Source: MedicineNet estradiol Specialty [2015.03.09]
Title: Vaginal Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/9/2015 12:00:00 AM

Painkiller-Addicted Babies a Growing U.S. Concern, Especially in Fla.
Source: MedicineNet Birth Defects Specialty [2015.03.06]
Title: Painkiller-Addicted Babies a Growing U.S. Concern, Especially in Fla.
Category: Health News
Created: 3/6/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/6/2015 12:00:00 AM

Hip Pain
Source: MedicineNet Cellulitis Specialty [2015.03.06]
Title: Hip Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/22/2010 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/6/2015 12:00:00 AM

Pain Pictures Slideshow: Surprising Reasons You're in Pain
Source: MedicineNet Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Specialty [2015.03.06]
Title: Pain Pictures Slideshow: Surprising Reasons You're in Pain
Category: Slideshows
Created: 3/31/2010 3:18:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 3/6/2015 12:00:00 AM

Minimally invasive migraine treatment 'reduced painkiller use in 88% of patients'
Source: Headache / Migraine News From Medical News Today [2015.03.02]
A retrospective analysis of 112 patients with migraines or cluster headaches found that the new intranasal sphenopalatine ganglion blocks treatment improved symptoms by 36%.

Leg Pain
Source: MedicineNet Ankle Pain and Tendinitis Specialty [2015.03.02]
Title: Leg Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 12/3/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/2/2015 12:00:00 AM

Belief in Acupuncture Key to Effect on Back Pain, Study Suggests
Source: MedicineNet Acupuncture Specialty [2015.03.02]
Title: Belief in Acupuncture Key to Effect on Back Pain, Study Suggests
Category: Health News
Created: 2/27/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/2/2015 12:00:00 AM

Certain Painkillers Ill-Advised After Heart Attack: Study
Source: MedicineNet celecoxib Specialty [2015.02.25]
Title: Certain Painkillers Ill-Advised After Heart Attack: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 2/24/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/25/2015 12:00:00 AM

Headaches Quiz: Test Your Headache Pain IQ
Source: MedicineNet codeine Specialty [2015.02.23]
Title: Headaches Quiz: Test Your Headache Pain IQ
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 9/28/2010 11:09:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/23/2015 12:22:07 PM

Myofascial Pain Syndrome
Source: MedicineNet Claudication Specialty [2015.02.19]
Title: Myofascial Pain Syndrome
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 2/4/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/19/2015 12:00:00 AM

Acupuncture back pain success determined by psychological factors
Source: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine News From Medical News Today [2015.02.16]
A study has shown that people receiving acupuncture for lower back pain will derive less benefit from the treatment than others if they have low expectations.

Madigan Army Medical Center receives $1M to study alternative pain therapies
Source: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine News From Medical News Today [2015.02.09]
Researchers at Madigan Army Medical Center will soon start studying new ways to address chronic pain thanks to a $1 million, three-year research grant from the U.S.

Kidney Pain
Source: MedicineNet Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Specialty [2015.02.06]
Title: Kidney Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 7/29/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/6/2015 12:00:00 AM

Hand Pain
Source: MedicineNet Corns Specialty [2015.02.06]
Title: Hand Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 5/16/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/6/2015 12:00:00 AM

Neck Pain (Cervical Pain)
Source: MedicineNet Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis Specialty [2015.02.04]
Title: Neck Pain (Cervical Pain)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/4/2015 12:00:00 AM

Gallbladder Pain (Gall Bladder Pain)
Source: MedicineNet Gallstones Specialty [2015.02.04]
Title: Gallbladder Pain (Gall Bladder Pain)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/15/2011 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/4/2015 12:00:00 AM

Finger Pain
Source: MedicineNet Corns Specialty [2015.02.02]
Title: Finger Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 5/16/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/2/2015 12:00:00 AM

Elbow Pain
Source: MedicineNet Osteochondritis Dissecans Specialty [2015.02.02]
Title: Elbow Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/2/2015 12:00:00 AM

Lower Back Pain
Source: MedicineNet Blood In Semen Specialty [2015.01.26]
Title: Lower Back Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/26/2015 12:00:00 AM

Coccydynia (Tailbone Pain)
Source: MedicineNet hydrocodone/acetaminophen Specialty [2015.01.26]
Title: Coccydynia (Tailbone Pain)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/26/2015 12:00:00 AM

Abdominal Pain
Source: MedicineNet Appendicitis Specialty [2015.01.08]
Title: Abdominal Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/10/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/8/2015 12:00:00 AM

Ankle Pain
Source: MedicineNet Pseudogout Specialty [2015.01.07]
Title: Ankle Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 6/22/2010 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/7/2015 12:00:00 AM

Arm Pain
Source: MedicineNet Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Specialty [2014.12.24]
Title: Arm Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 4/8/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/24/2014 12:00:00 AM

Health Tip: Battling Bunion Pain
Source: MedicineNet Bunions Specialty [2014.12.09]
Title: Health Tip: Battling Bunion Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 12/9/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/9/2014 12:00:00 AM

Shoulder and Neck Pain
Source: MedicineNet Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis Specialty [2014.12.04]
Title: Shoulder and Neck Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 8/20/2013 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/4/2014 12:00:00 AM

Muscle Cramps a Real Pain
Source: MedicineNet Muscle Cramps Specialty [2014.12.01]
Title: Muscle Cramps a Real Pain
Category: Doctor's Views
Created: 6/16/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2014 12:00:00 AM

Knee Pain: Is It Chondromalacia?
Source: MedicineNet Patellofemoral Syndrome Specialty [2014.12.01]
Title: Knee Pain: Is It Chondromalacia?
Category: Doctor's Views
Created: 2/16/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2014 12:00:00 AM

Pain (Acute and Chronic)
Source: MedicineNet propoxyphene Specialty [2014.12.01]
Title: Pain (Acute and Chronic)
Category: Doctor's Views
Created: 11/30/2004 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2014 12:00:00 AM

Back Pain Quiz: Test Your Back Pain IQ
Source: MedicineNet Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis Specialty [2014.11.14]
Title: Back Pain Quiz: Test Your Back Pain IQ
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 6/16/2011 3:41:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 11/14/2014 11:37:42 AM

First-in-class nasal spray demonstrates promise for migraine pain relief
Source: Headache / Migraine News From Medical News Today [2014.11.06]
Researchers are developing a novel prochlorperazine nasal spray formulation as a potential new treatment for migraines.

Pelvic Pain
Source: MedicineNet Uterine Growths Specialty [2014.10.27]
Title: Pelvic Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/27/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/27/2014 12:00:00 AM

Post-Op Pain Management Improves in Past Decade, Survey Shows
Source: MedicineNet Appendectomy Specialty [2014.10.15]
Title: Post-Op Pain Management Improves in Past Decade, Survey Shows
Category: Health News
Created: 10/14/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/15/2014 12:00:00 AM

Link discovered between depression and abnormal brain response to visceral pain in patients with IBS
Source: Irritable-Bowel Syndrome News From Medical News Today [2014.10.06]
High rates of anxiety and depression amongst patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) have led many researchers to believe there could be a causal relationship between psychological factors and...

Study finds acupuncture is 'not beneficial for knee pain'
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2014.10.01]
Neither needle nor laser acupuncture is superior to a placebo ('sham' acupuncture) for treating knee pain, according to a new study.

Acupuncture May Not Help Chronic Knee Pain, Study Finds
Source: MedicineNet Alternative Medicine Specialty [2014.10.01]
Title: Acupuncture May Not Help Chronic Knee Pain, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 9/30/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/1/2014 12:00:00 AM

U.S. Pledges Millions to Study Ways to Ease Soldiers' Pain
Source: MedicineNet Alternative Medicine Specialty [2014.09.26]
Title: U.S. Pledges Millions to Study Ways to Ease Soldiers' Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 9/25/2014 12:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 9/26/2014 12:00:00 AM

IBS - why pain relief drugs don't work
Source: Irritable-Bowel Syndrome News From Medical News Today [2014.08.21]
New research from the University of Adelaide is the first in the world to explain why people with irritable bowel syndrome - also known as IBS - may not get relief from pain medications.

Shoulder Pain
Source: MedicineNet Bursitis Specialty [2014.07.15]
Title: Shoulder Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/15/2014 12:00:00 AM

Toe Pain
Source: MedicineNet Corns Specialty [2014.07.14]
Title: Toe Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 4/24/2012 7:56:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/14/2014 12:00:00 AM

Chest Pain
Source: MedicineNet Angina Specialty [2014.07.09]
Title: Chest Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 2/29/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/9/2014 12:00:00 AM

Discovery of key genetic link between chronic pain conditions
Source: Irritable-Bowel Syndrome News From Medical News Today [2014.05.22]
Researchers at King's College London have discovered a link between four common chronic pain syndromes (CPS), suggesting that some people may be genetically predisposed to suffer from conditions of...

Chronic Pain
Source: MedicineNet Nerve Conduction Velocity Test Specialty [2014.04.15]
Title: Chronic Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 5/14/2002 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/15/2014 12:00:00 AM

Low back pain is number 1 cause of disability worldwide
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2014.03.25]
Low back pain is the number one cause of disability worldwide, say researchers who report their study findings from the Global Burden of Disease 2010 study.

Phantom limb pain: potential new treatment method for amputees
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2014.02.26]
A researcher has developed a new way to treat phantom limb pain, which involves using muscle signals from the amputee's stump. The method could also help treat paralyzed patients.

Nerve Pain Pictures Slideshow: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment Options
Source: MedicineNet Guillain-Barre Syndrome Specialty [2014.01.29]
Title: Nerve Pain Pictures Slideshow: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment Options
Category: Slideshows
Created: 2/9/2010 11:47:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/29/2014 12:00:00 AM

Pain Relief Options for Childbirth
Source: MedicineNet Episiotomy Specialty [2013.08.19]
Title: Pain Relief Options for Childbirth
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 1/31/2005 8:10:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/19/2013 12:00:00 AM

Abdominal Pain Causes
Source: MedicineNet Gastroenteritis Specialty [2013.07.12]
Title: Abdominal Pain Causes
Category: Doctor's & Expert's views on Symptoms
Created: 7/12/2013 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/12/2013 12:00:00 AM

Abdominal Pain in Children Pictures Slideshow: A 'Tummy Ache,' or Something Serious?
Source: MedicineNet Gastroenteritis Specialty [2013.01.31]
Title: Abdominal Pain in Children Pictures Slideshow: A 'Tummy Ache,' or Something Serious?
Category: Slideshows
Created: 1/31/2013 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/31/2013 12:00:00 AM

Abdominal Pain Pictures Slideshow: Causes, Symptoms and Diagnosis
Source: MedicineNet Hernia Specialty [2013.01.30]
Title: Abdominal Pain Pictures Slideshow: Causes, Symptoms and Diagnosis
Category: Slideshows
Created: 1/30/2013 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/30/2013 12:00:00 AM

Gout Guidelines Arm Patients And Physicians With Tools To Fight Painful Disease
Source: Gout News From Medical News Today [2012.09.28]
Gout is one of the most common forms of inflammatory arthritis, affecting nearly 4% of adult Americans.

Burn Risk Seen with Topical Pain Relievers
Source: MedPage Today Product Alert [2012.09.13]
WASHINGTON -- The FDA warned Thursday of the risks of rare but serious chemical burns with certain over-the-counter topical pain relievers, including Bengay, Capzasin, Flexall, Icy Hot, and Mentholatum.

FDA OKs Opioid for Diabetic Pain
Source: MedPage Today Product Alert [2012.08.29]
WASHINGTON -- The FDA has approved the first opioid painkiller for neuropathic pain associated with diabetic peripheral neuropathy, according to the drug maker.

Heel Pain
Source: MedicineNet Sever Condition Specialty [2012.03.01]
Title: Heel Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 3/27/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/1/2012 12:00:00 AM

Helping Seniors With Pain: New GSA Resources
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2012.02.02]
The pain suffered by older adults is the shared focus of the two newest entries in The Gerontological Society of America's (GSA) From Publication to Practice* series.

Experimental Contacts May Ease Pain After Laser Eye Surgery
Source: MedicineNet LASIK Eye Surgery Specialty [2012.01.23]
Title: Experimental Contacts May Ease Pain After Laser Eye Surgery
Category: Health News
Created: 1/21/2012 11:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/23/2012 12:00:00 AM

Sunburn Pain Discovery Could Benefit Inflammation Conditions
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2011.07.07]
The discovery that a protein called CXCL5 is responsible for triggering the pain of sunburn may indicate it has a wider role in other inflammation-related conditions.

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
Source: MedicineNet Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome Specialty [2007.03.01]
Title: Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 2/4/2005 5:29:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 3/1/2007 12:00:00 AM

Causes and diagnosis of chest pain in young females
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Cardiology
Not all times is a chest pain necessarily originating from or caused by diseases of the heart - says Dr. Madia.

Acute abdominal pain - some clinical tips for diagnosis
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Gastroenterology
"Whether the presentation is conspicuous or dramatic, the diagnosis of AAP often proves elusive", says Dr. Mavru.

House Passes Abortion Ban at 20 Weeks
Source: Medscape Family Medicine Headlines [2015.05.13]
The bill bans abortions at 20 weeks of gestation based on the premise that fetuses that young can experience pain — a premise that the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists calls untrue.
Medscape Medical News

Quitting smoking may improve angioplasty outcomes
Source: Cardiovascular / Cardiology News From Medical News Today [2015.05.13]
Patients who quit smoking at the time of undergoing angioplasty for chest pain or heart attack may benefit more from the procedure than patients who continue to smoke.

Nail biters, beware: Teeth grinding is next
Source: Anxiety / Stress News From Medical News Today [2015.05.08]
Tel Aviv University research finds social anxiety increases the risk of bruxism, tooth erosion, and jaw painAnxiety disorders affect approximately one in six adult Americans, according to the...

Watching cartoons helps children undergoing immunisation
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2015.04.30]
Watching cartoons can reduce pain and distress in children undergoing immunisation before, during and after the procedure, a study in Italy has found.

Long lasting anti-hemophilia factor safe in kids
Source: Blood / Hematology News From Medical News Today [2015.04.29]
Recombinant factor VIII fusion protein safely extends time between infusionsChildren with hemophilia A require three to four infusions each week to prevent bleeding episodes, chronic pain and...

High radiotherapy dose improves prospects for children with brain cancer
Source: Radiology / Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today [2015.04.29]
Two studies presented at the 3rd ESTRO Forum in Barcelona, Spain, show that increasing the dose of radiotherapy given to children with an intracranial ependymoma, a form of cancer of the central...

Research shows greater function after stroke when blood clots removed from brain blood vessels
Source: Stroke News From Medical News Today [2015.04.21]
A technique that removes blood clots from large brain blood vessels reduced disability after stroke in a trial conducted in Catalonia, Spain, and co-led by an expert from the University of...

Patient's own fat cells transplanted to treat osteoarthritis may be effective
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2015.04.20]
Osteoarthritis (OA), a debilitating and painful degenerative disease, strikes an estimated 14 percent of adults 25 years of age and older, a third of adults age 65 and older in the U.S. alone.

Enzyme in cosmetic products can act as allergen via the skin
Source: Allergy News From Medical News Today [2015.04.13]
Papain is an important industrial protein-degrading enzyme that is used, for example, in the food and cosmetic industries.

Plotting the elimination of dengue
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2015.04.12]
Dengue is a viral infection spread between humans by Aedes aegypti mosquitoes. Dengue causes flu-like symptoms, including intense headaches and joint pains.

New tool to diagnose Ebola uncovers some surprises
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2015.04.08]
Abdominal pain, fever and unexplained bleeding - which are commonly believed to indicate infection with the Ebola virus -- are not significantly predictive of the disease, according to the results of...

Many nursing home residents die, don't walk after lower extremity revascularization
Source: Caregivers / Homecare News From Medical News Today [2015.04.08]
Many nursing home residents who underwent lower extremity revascularization died, did not walk or had functional decline following the procedure, which is commonly used to treat leg pain caused by...

Common cholesterol drug stimulates the same receptors as marijuana
Source: Cholesterol News From Medical News Today [2015.04.07]
New research in The FASEB Journal suggests that fenofibrate activates cannabinoid receptors and may become a viable treatment option for relieving pain, stimulating appetite, reducing nausea and...

Study: Erectile dysfunction drug relieves nerve damage in diabetic mice
Source: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation News From Medical News Today [2015.03.19]
New animal studies at Henry Ford Hospital found that sildenafil, a drug commonly used to treat erectile dysfunction, may be effective in relieving painful and potentially life-threatening nerve...

A bodyguard for your ears
Source: Hearing / Deafness News From Medical News Today [2015.02.20]
Scientists discover novel pain sensors in inner ear that warn of dangerously loud noise Ear has its own pain system designed to protect it from noise that causes hearing loss Ears...

Coral snake venom reveals a unique route to lethality
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2015.02.11]
Venom's toxins will be a powerful tool for studying epilepsy, schizophrenia and chronic painFast Facts: The reason for the lethality of venom from the rare, reclusive Costa Rican coral...

Trends down for teen prescription opioid abuse, cigarette, and alcohol use
Source: ADHD / ADD News From Medical News Today [2014.12.22]
Use of cigarettes, alcohol, and abuse of prescription pain relievers among teens has declined since 2013 while marijuana use rates were stable, according to the 2014 Monitoring the Future (MTF)...

Preliminary results further confirms the effectiveness of electroCore's non-invasive vagus nerve stimulation treatment for headache
Source: Headache / Migraine News From Medical News Today [2014.10.27]
Preliminary results of an open-label trial carried in the journal of Headache and Pain reported that a single treatment with electroCore's hand held non-invasive vagus nerve stimulation (nVNS)...

Effects of gout reduced after drinking Montmorency cherry concentrate
Source: Gout News From Medical News Today [2014.09.29]
Drinking Montmorency concentrate significantly helps to reduce the effects of the painful condition gout, according to new research.

Children with IBS have higher prevalence of celiac disease
Source: Irritable-Bowel Syndrome News From Medical News Today [2014.04.22]
Researchers have found that, compared with other types of abdominal pain, IBS in children is linked with a much higher prevalence of celiac disease, a heritable condition.

Elafin decreases the enzymatic reaction that increases the toxicity of peptides derived from gluten
Source: Irritable-Bowel Syndrome News From Medical News Today [2014.04.03]
Researchers at McMaster University have discovered a key molecule that could lead to new therapies for people with celiac disease, an often painful and currently untreatable autoimmune disorder.

Gout isn't always easy to prove: Study finds CT scans help catch cases traditional test misses
Source: Gout News From Medical News Today [2014.03.28]
Gout is on the rise among U.S. men and women, and this piercingly painful and most common form of inflammatory arthritis is turning out to be more complicated than had been thought.

In Gout Flare-Ups, The Big Toe Isn't The Biggest Culprit - Other Joints Tied To Higher Risk
Source: Gout News From Medical News Today [2013.06.13]
The painful rheumatic condition gout is often associated with the big toe, but it turns out that patients at highest risk of further flare-ups are those whose gout first involved other joints, such...

Cardiac Medication May Help Reduce Stiffness Caused By Nondystrophic Myotonias
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2012.10.04]
Preliminary research finds that for patients with nondystrophic myotonias (NDMs), rare diseases that affect the skeletal muscle and cause functionally limiting stiffness and pain, use of the...

Higher Levels Of Psychosomatic Symptoms Reported By Physically Abused Children
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2012.02.13]
Children who display multiple psychosomatic symptoms, such as regular aches and pains and sleep and appetite problems, are more than twice as likely to be experiencing physical abuse at home than...

Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty for osteoporosis related fracture
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Orthopedics
A review of how vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty are being used to treat the pain associated with vertebral compression fractures.

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