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Medical News Today: Complex regional pain syndrome: Watching others causes pain
Source: Featured Health News from Medical News Today [2016.12.02]
For patients with complex regional pain syndrome, simply watching someone else move can cause intense pain. An MRI scan study delves into the neuroscience.

Complex regional pain syndrome: Watching others causes pain
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2016.12.02]
For patients with complex regional pain syndrome, simply watching someone else move can cause intense pain. An MRI scan study delves into the neuroscience.

Specially Designed Video Game Might Ease 'Phantom Limb' Pain
Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain Specialty [2016.12.02]
Title: Specially Designed Video Game Might Ease 'Phantom Limb' Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM

Should Pain Scores No Longer Be Vital?
Source: Medscape Anesthesiology Headlines [2016.12.01]
Asking patients how severe their pain is on a scale of 1 to 10 isn't vital to pain management, the AAFP says. What do you think?
Medscape Reader Polls

Can VR Games Soothe Phantom Limb Pain?
Source: MedPage Today Neurology [2016.12.01]
(MedPage Today) -- Pain reduced among arm amputees

Abdominal Pain: Questions to Ask Your Doctor
Source: MedicineNet Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Specialty [2016.11.30]
Title: Abdominal Pain: Questions to Ask Your Doctor
Category: Doctor's & Expert's views on Symptoms
Created: 10/28/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM

Fewer Admissions Using Stress Echo for Chest Pain Triage
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines [2016.11.29]
For patients with chest pain, triage in the emergency department with stress echocardiography gets patients on their way home faster than coronary CT angiography, new research shows.
Medscape Medical News

Beta-Blockers for Cocaine-Associated Chest Pain
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines [2016.11.29]
While there is a consensus that cocaine causes cardiotoxicity that is multifactorial in nature, is the role of beta-blockers in mitigating its effects any more clear?
Medscape Pharmacists

Opioids No Better Than Ibuprofen for Pain After Car Crash: Study
Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain Specialty [2016.11.29]
Title: Opioids No Better Than Ibuprofen for Pain After Car Crash: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM

Neck Pain (Cervical Pain)
Source: MedicineNet Ankylosing Spondylitis Specialty [2016.11.28]
Title: Neck Pain (Cervical Pain)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM

Winter Shoes Can Boost Bunion Pain
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis Specialty [2016.11.28]
Title: Winter Shoes Can Boost Bunion Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 11/25/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM

Opiate Alternatives in Cancer Pain
Source: MedPage Today Oncology/Hematology [2016.11.22]
(MedPage Today) -- ASRA president discusses the options in this MedPage Today video

A Benefit of Back Pain Surgery: Better Sex
Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain Specialty [2016.11.22]
Title: A Benefit of Back Pain Surgery: Better Sex
Category: Health News
Created: 11/22/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/22/2016 12:00:00 AM

FDA approves Intrarosa for postmenopausal women experiencing pain during sex
Source: Sexual Health / STDs News From Medical News Today [2016.11.18]
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Intrarosa (prasterone) to treat women experiencing moderate to severe pain during sexual intercourse (dyspareunia), a symptom of vulvar and vaginal...

Intrarosa Approved for Post-Menopausal Pain During Sex
Source: MedicineNet Cervical Cancer Specialty [2016.11.18]
Title: Intrarosa Approved for Post-Menopausal Pain During Sex
Category: Health News
Created: 11/17/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/18/2016 12:00:00 AM

Shoulder and Neck Pain
Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain Specialty [2016.11.18]
Title: Shoulder and Neck Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 8/20/2013 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/18/2016 12:00:00 AM

Lower Back Pain
Source: MedicineNet Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Specialty [2016.11.17]
Title: Lower Back Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/17/2016 12:00:00 AM

New compound eases pain like marijuana, without the 'high'
Source: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs News From Medical News Today [2016.11.15]
Researchers have identified a compound that alleviates chronic pain in the same way as marijuana, but without the side effects of the drug.

Sexual Pain for Women With Cancer Should Not Be Overlooked: Report
Source: MedicineNet Hormone Therapy Specialty [2016.11.14]
Title: Sexual Pain for Women With Cancer Should Not Be Overlooked: Report
Category: Health News
Created: 11/11/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/14/2016 12:00:00 AM

Pain sensors are specialized for specific types of pain, study finds
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2016.11.13]
Pain-sensing neurons were believed to be receptive to all kinds of pain, but new research suggests pain sensors are specialized for specific sensations.

Pain is not just a matter of nerves
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2016.11.11]
The sensation of pain occurs when neural pathways conduct excitation generated by tissue damage to the spinal cord, where the nociceptive information is extensively pre-processed.

New Spine Stimulation Device Provides Pain Relief
Source: MedicineNet Low Back Pain Specialty [2016.11.09]
Title: New Spine Stimulation Device Provides Pain Relief
Category: Health News
Created: 11/9/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/9/2016 12:00:00 AM

Pain Quiz: Test Your IQ of Pain
Source: MedicineNet Rotator Cuff Specialty [2016.11.09]
Title: Pain Quiz: Test Your IQ of Pain
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 7/14/2011 3:53:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 11/9/2016 5:37:26 PM

Abdominal Pain Causes
Source: MedicineNet Appendicitis Specialty [2016.11.08]
Title: Abdominal Pain Causes
Category: Doctor's & Expert's views on Symptoms
Created: 7/12/2013 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/8/2016 12:00:00 AM

Scientists successfully tune the brain to alleviate pain
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2016.11.04]
Scientists at The University of Manchester have shown for the first time that if the brain is 'tuned-in' to a particular frequency, pain can be alleviated.

Paintball Causes Many Vision-Robbing Eye Injuries
Source: MedicineNet Eye Care Specialty [2016.11.04]
Title: Paintball Causes Many Vision-Robbing Eye Injuries
Category: Health News
Created: 11/3/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/4/2016 12:00:00 AM

UPMC experts combat foot pain with fat injections
Source: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine News From Medical News Today [2016.11.03]
Patients who suffer from pedal fat pad atrophy, or the loss of fat in the ball of the foot, may benefit from an innovative new procedure that involves restoring the lost padding by grafting fat...

Surgery Not the Answer for Most Back Pain, Sports Doctor Says
Source: MedicineNet Low Back Pain Specialty [2016.11.03]
Title: Surgery Not the Answer for Most Back Pain, Sports Doctor Says
Category: Health News
Created: 11/2/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/3/2016 12:00:00 AM

High-frequency spinal cord stimulation provides better results in chronic back and leg pain
Source: Headache / Migraine News From Medical News Today [2016.11.01]
For patients with severe, chronic back and leg pain, a new high-frequency spinal cord stimulation (SCS) technique provides superior clinical outcomes, compared to conventional low-frequency SCS...

Deadly snake's unique paralyzing venom may lead to new pain treatments
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2016.11.01]
The unique venom of the blue coral snake, which preys on other venomous snakes, could lead to new pain treatments for humans, researchers say.

Placebo sweet spot for pain relief found in brain
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2016.10.31]
New study first to pinpoint unique brain region responsible for placebo response in pain.

Easing labor pain may help reduce postpartum depression in some women, early research suggests
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2016.10.28]
Epidural anesthesia may do more than relieve pain during labor; in some women it may decrease the likelihood of postpartum depression, suggests a preliminary study presented at the...

Phantom limb pain relieved using brain-machine interface
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2016.10.27]
The pain felt in an amputated limb can be significant and disruptive. Despite its origins being poorly understood, new research sheds new light.

Kidney Pain
Source: MedicineNet Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Specialty [2016.10.27]
Title: Kidney Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 7/29/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/27/2016 12:00:00 AM

Visits to pediatric emergency departments for headache pain in children are on the rise
Source: Headache / Migraine News From Medical News Today [2016.10.24]
At 1 hospital, rates of emergency department visits and subsequent hospital admission doubled over a 7-year period.

Positive pivotal Phase 3 data announced demonstrating investigational Elagolix reduced endometriosis-associated pain
Source: Clinical Trials / Drug Trials News From Medical News Today [2016.10.20]
AbbVie, a global biopharmaceutical company in cooperation with Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc.

Pregabalin may lessen pain from irritable bowel syndrome, Mayo Clinic study finds
Source: Irritable Bowel Syndrome News From Medical News Today [2016.10.19]
A 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...

The placebo effect: Knowingly taking sham pills may reduce chronic pain
Source: Clinical Trials / Drug Trials News From Medical News Today [2016.10.17]
New 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.

New formulation of ibuprofen may be superior for pain relief than the current version
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2016.10.17]
New research in The FASEB Journal suggests that formulating ibuprofen with arginine might be the key to negating the cardiovascular side effects of the drug.

What Does Breast Cancer Feel Like? Lumps and Pain Explained
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.10.14]
For women and men, breast cancer is a very real threat. Learn what early signs to look for, how to check, and the causes and risk factors.

Study pinpoints why naked mole rats feel no pain
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2016.10.13]
The African naked mole rat is an odd, homely creature with the closest thing to real-life super powers on earth.

Health Tip: Need Pain Relief?
Source: MedicineNet Menstrual Cramps Specialty [2016.10.13]
Title: Health Tip: Need Pain Relief?
Category: Health News
Created: 10/13/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/13/2016 12:00:00 AM

Methadone provides pain relief for kids with sickle cell
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2016.10.11]
Relieves 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.

Vulvodynia (Vaginal Pain)
Source: MedicineNet estradiol Specialty [2016.10.07]
Title: Vulvodynia (Vaginal Pain)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 4/17/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/7/2016 12:00:00 AM

DEA Puts Quota on Production of Opioid Painkillers
Source: MedicineNet oxycodone Specialty [2016.10.06]
Title: DEA Puts Quota on Production of Opioid Painkillers
Category: Health News
Created: 10/5/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/6/2016 12:00:00 AM

Brain mapping study reveals why blood pressure changes in people with chronic pain
Source: Hypertension News From Medical News Today [2016.10.05]
A 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...

Could Prescribed NSAID Painkillers Raise Heart Failure Risk?
Source: MedicineNet celecoxib Specialty [2016.09.29]
Title: Could Prescribed NSAID Painkillers Raise Heart Failure Risk?
Category: Health News
Created: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/29/2016 12:00:00 AM

Slideshow: Exercises for Knee Osteoarthritis and Joint Pain
Source: MedicineNet Degenerative Disc Specialty [2016.09.22]
Title: Slideshow: Exercises for Knee Osteoarthritis and Joint Pain
Category: Slideshows
Created: 2/18/2010 12:54:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 9/22/2016 12:00:00 AM

Pain-Relief Tips for Bumps, Bruises, Sprains, and Strains in Pictures
Source: MedicineNet Bruises Specialty [2016.09.13]
Title: Pain-Relief Tips for Bumps, Bruises, Sprains, and Strains in Pictures
Category: Slideshows
Created: 7/26/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/13/2016 12:00:00 AM

Myofascial Pain Syndrome
Source: MedicineNet Claudication Specialty [2016.09.07]
Title: Myofascial Pain Syndrome
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 2/4/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/7/2016 12:00:00 AM

Pain Management
Source: MedicineNet Degenerative Disc Specialty [2016.09.06]
Title: Pain Management
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/7/2006 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/6/2016 12:00:00 AM

Neuropathic Pain
Source: MedicineNet Facial Nerve Problems Specialty [2016.09.06]
Title: Neuropathic Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 2/4/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/6/2016 12:00:00 AM

Yoga, acupuncture effective for chronic pain management
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2016.09.05]
A new review from the NIH suggests that complementary health approaches, such as yoga, are safe and effective for easing some chronic pain conditions.

Review Suggests Safe, Effective Ways to Relieve Pain Without Meds
Source: MedicineNet Acupuncture Specialty [2016.09.02]
Title: Review Suggests Safe, Effective Ways to Relieve Pain Without Meds
Category: Health News
Created: 9/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/2/2016 12:00:00 AM

Low Back Pain: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, Relief
Source: MedicineNet Alternative Medicine Specialty [2016.08.29]
Title: Low Back Pain: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, Relief
Category: Slideshows
Created: 2/16/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/29/2016 12:00:00 AM

Heel Pain: Exercises to Help with Plantar Fasciitis
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2016.08.19]
Plantar fasciitis is a common cause of heel pain. Learn about stretches and exercises that can help with plantar fasciitis, as well as other treatments.

Health Tip: If You Have Pain in Your Shins
Source: MedicineNet Shin Splints Specialty [2016.08.02]
Title: Health Tip: If You Have Pain in Your Shins
Category: Health News
Created: 8/2/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/2/2016 12:00:00 AM

Appendix Pain? Appendicitis, Surgery, and More
Source: MedicineNet Appendicitis Specialty [2016.07.28]
Title: Appendix Pain? Appendicitis, Surgery, and More
Category: Slideshows
Created: 8/21/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/28/2016 12:00:00 AM

Pelvic Pain (in Women and Men)
Source: MedicineNet Interstitial Cystitis Specialty [2016.07.07]
Title: Pelvic Pain (in Women and Men)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 7/7/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/7/2016 12:00:00 AM

Coping with Chronic Knee Pain
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2016.06.30]
This article examines the causes of chronic knee pain, along with some of the ways people can treat and prevent long-lasting pain in the knees.

Simple Home Remedies for Knee Pain
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2016.06.29]
This article looks at a number of simple remedies that people can try at home to relieve knee pain. These include strengthening exercises and dieting.

Why Do I Get Knee Pain When Climbing Stairs but not When Running?
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2016.06.28]
Why does climbing stairs cause knee pain while other activities do not? This article looks at a condition called chondrolamacia that causes this knee pain.

Programs to Spot Painkiller Abuse Work, But Are Underused
Source: MedicineNet codeine Specialty [2016.06.28]
Title: Programs to Spot Painkiller Abuse Work, But Are Underused
Category: Health News
Created: 6/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/28/2016 12:00:00 AM

How to Prevent Painful Swimmer's Ear
Source: MedicineNet Otitis Externa Specialty [2016.06.20]
Title: How to Prevent Painful Swimmer's Ear
Category: Health News
Created: 6/18/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/20/2016 12:00:00 AM

Opioid Painkillers Raise Deadly Heart Risks for Some: Study
Source: MedicineNet carbamazepine Specialty [2016.06.15]
Title: Opioid Painkillers Raise Deadly Heart Risks for Some: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 6/14/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/15/2016 12:00:00 AM

Surprising Reasons You're in Pain With Pictures
Source: MedicineNet Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Specialty [2016.06.10]
Title: Surprising Reasons You're in Pain With Pictures
Category: Slideshows
Created: 3/31/2010 3:18:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 6/10/2016 12:00:00 AM

Slideshow: 10 Daily Habits to Reduce Chronic Pain
Source: MedicineNet carisoprodol Specialty [2016.06.08]
Title: Slideshow: 10 Daily Habits to Reduce Chronic Pain
Category: Slideshows
Created: 7/29/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/8/2016 12:00:00 AM

Acupuncture Pictures: Acupuncture Points, What Kinds of Pain It Works for, and More
Source: MedicineNet choline magnesium salicylate Specialty [2016.06.07]
Title: Acupuncture Pictures: Acupuncture Points, What Kinds of Pain It Works for, and More
Category: Slideshows
Created: 12/20/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/7/2016 12:00:00 AM

Burning or Swollen Feet? What Foot Pain Says About Your Health
Source: MedicineNet Corns Specialty [2016.06.06]
Title: Burning or Swollen Feet? What Foot Pain Says About Your Health
Category: Slideshows
Created: 12/30/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/6/2016 12:00:00 AM

Pulled Hamstring: A Pain Real Pain in the Leg!
Source: MedicineNet Hamstring Injury Specialty [2016.06.06]
Title: Pulled Hamstring: A Pain Real Pain in the Leg!
Category: eMedicineHealth Doctor's Perspective
Created: 1/30/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/6/2016 12:00:00 AM

Rectal Pain
Source: MedicineNet diltiazem Specialty [2016.06.06]
Title: Rectal Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 4/27/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/6/2016 12:00:00 AM

Scientists discover and test new class of pain relievers
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2016.06.02]
A research team at Duke University has discovered a potential new class of small-molecule drugs that simultaneously block two sought-after targets in the treatment of pain.

Back Pain: Find Relief, Treat Your Back Pain
Source: MedicineNet Alternative Medicine Specialty [2016.06.02]
Title: Back Pain: Find Relief, Treat Your Back Pain
Category: Slideshows
Created: 9/14/2009 3:54:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 6/2/2016 12:00:00 AM

Pelvic Pain: What's Causing Your Pelvic Pain?
Source: MedicineNet Interstitial Cystitis Specialty [2016.06.01]
Title: Pelvic Pain: What's Causing Your Pelvic Pain?
Category: Slideshows
Created: 9/8/2010 5:09:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 6/1/2016 12:00:00 AM

Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy: Improve Diabetes Nerve Pain
Source: MedicineNet becaplermin Specialty [2016.06.01]
Title: Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy: Improve Diabetes Nerve Pain
Category: Slideshows
Created: 9/14/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/1/2016 12:00:00 AM

Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction (SI Joint Pain)
Source: MedicineNet carisoprodol Specialty [2016.06.01]
Title: Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction (SI Joint Pain)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 10/31/2007 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/1/2016 12:00:00 AM

Can Weight Loss Help Ease Knee Pain?
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2016.05.28]
Learn all about how weight loss can ease knee pain linked with osteoarthritis. This article also looks at the effect of obesity on osteoarthritis.

Common Causes of Foot Pain
Source: MedicineNet Bunions Specialty [2016.05.24]
Title: Common Causes of Foot Pain
Category: Slideshows
Created: 6/18/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/24/2016 12:00:00 AM

Leg Pain
Source: MedicineNet Hamstring Injury Specialty [2016.05.09]
Title: Leg Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 12/3/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/9/2016 12:00:00 AM

What's Causing Your Abdominal Pain?
Source: MedicineNet simethicone Specialty [2016.05.09]
Title: What's Causing Your Abdominal Pain?
Category: Slideshows
Created: 1/30/2013 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/9/2016 12:00:00 AM

Abdominal Pain: Common Causes of Stomach Pain in Children
Source: MedicineNet sucralfate Specialty [2016.05.04]
Title: Abdominal Pain: Common Causes of Stomach Pain in Children
Category: Slideshows
Created: 1/31/2013 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/4/2016 12:00:00 AM

Jaw Pain
Source: MedicineNet Otitis Externa Specialty [2016.04.22]
Title: Jaw Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 3/27/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/22/2016 12:00:00 AM

Psychological pain predicts concussion recovery time
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2016.04.21]
Concussion affects hundreds of thousands of Americans each year. Fascinating new research shows that psychological pain might prevent a swift recovery.

Foot Pain: Is It Plantar Fasciitis?
Source: MedicineNet Heel Spurs Specialty [2016.04.20]
Title: Foot Pain: Is It Plantar Fasciitis?
Category: eMedicineHealth Doctor's Perspective
Created: 4/27/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/20/2016 12:00:00 AM

Gallbladder Pain (Gall Bladder Pain)
Source: MedicineNet Microsporidiosis Specialty [2016.04.18]
Title: Gallbladder Pain (Gall Bladder Pain)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/15/2011 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/18/2016 12:00:00 AM

Knee Pain
Source: MedicineNet Baker Cyst Specialty [2016.04.15]
Title: Knee Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/15/2016 12:00:00 AM

Pain Relievers and High Blood Pressure
Source: MedicineNet Tylenol Liver Damage Specialty [2016.04.13]
Title: Pain Relievers and High Blood Pressure
Category: Doctor's & Expert's views on Symptoms
Created: 5/26/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/13/2016 12:00:00 AM

Shoulder Pain
Source: MedicineNet Calcific Bursitis Specialty [2016.04.06]
Title: Shoulder Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/6/2016 12:00:00 AM

Stomach Pain Quiz: Nausea & Other Causes
Source: MedicineNet chlordiazepoxide hydrochloride, clidinium bromide Specialty [2016.04.01]
Title: Stomach Pain Quiz: Nausea & Other Causes
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 1/20/2011 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/1/2016 12:00:00 AM

Hip Pain
Source: MedicineNet Gaucher Disease Specialty [2016.01.20]
Title: Hip Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 1/20/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/20/2016 12:00:00 AM

Foot Pain
Source: MedicineNet Bunions Specialty [2016.01.08]
Title: Foot Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 5/13/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/8/2016 12:00:00 AM

Arm Pain
Source: MedicineNet Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Specialty [2016.01.07]
Title: Arm Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 4/8/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/7/2016 12:00:00 AM

A broken bone may lead to widespread body pain - not just at the site of the fracture
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2016.01.05]
Breaking a major bone may increase risk of widespread chronic body pain in later life, a new study has found.

Study identifies patients most likely to have joint pain reduction after bariatric surgery
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2015.11.04]
In the three years following bariatric surgery, the majority of patients experience an improvement in pain and walking ability, according to the preliminary results of a University of Pittsburgh...

Trial reveals evidence of long-term benefits for people with chronic neck pain
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2015.11.02]
A large scale investigation by researchers at the University of York found that the use of Alexander Technique or acupuncture can significantly relieve chronic neck pain.

Chest Pain
Source: MedicineNet betaxolol Specialty [2015.11.02]
Title: Chest Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 2/29/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/2/2015 12:00:00 AM

Ankle Pain
Source: MedicineNet Heel Spurs Specialty [2015.10.29]
Title: Ankle Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/29/2015 12:00:00 AM

Chronic abdominal pain: When bowels and brain are out of sorts
Source: Irritable Bowel Syndrome News From Medical News Today [2015.10.20]
Gastrointestinal disorders are often linked to psychological dysfunctions and can be explained by a malfunction of the communication between bowels and brain, as has been shown by a research...

Exercise before pregnancy reduces risk of pelvic girdle pain
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2015.10.08]
Pelvic girdle pain is a common problem during pregnancy; new research shows that exercise before pregnancy can reduce the incidence of this pain.

Taking the pain out of office work
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2015.07.08]
Treadmill workstations reduce neck and shoulder muscle painOffice work will become much less of a pain in the neck if Julie Côté has her way.

Chronic Pain: Causes and Solutions
Source: MedicineNet misoprostol Specialty [2015.06.25]
Title: Chronic Pain: Causes and Solutions
Category: Slideshows
Created: 4/26/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/25/2015 12:00:00 AM

Joint Pain
Source: MedicineNet Aseptic Necrosis 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

Abdominal Pain (Causes, Remedies, Treatment)
Source: MedicineNet Essential Mixed Cryoglobulinemia 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

Neck Pain (Cervicalgia)
Source: MedicineNet rofecoxib 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

Vaginal Pain
Source: MedicineNet terconazole 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

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

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

Abdominal Pain
Source: MedicineNet Primary Biliary Cirrhosis Specialty [2014.07.01]
Title: Abdominal Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 9/30/2013 4:08:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/1/2014 12:00:00 AM

Chronic Pain
Source: MedicineNet Trigger Finger 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

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 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/19/2013 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

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

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 12:00:00 AM
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.

Dec 2 Cardiology News
Source: theheart.org | Medscape Cardiology Headlines [2016.12.02]
Subclinical AF, chest-pain evaluation, proton-pump inhibitors and stroke risk, dabigatran-statin interactions, and Watchman are topics discussed by Dr John Mandrola in this week's podcast.
theheart.org on Medscape

Analgesics, Adjunctive Therapy in Pediatric Palliative Care
Source: Medscape Anesthesiology Headlines [2016.11.30]
What do we currently know about available medications for improving pain and comfort in the pediatric palliative care setting?
Pediatric Pharmacotherapy

Teva Pharm to Market Medical Cannabis Inhaler in Israel
Source: Medscape Anesthesiology Headlines [2016.11.29]
Israel's Teva Pharmaceuticals has partnered with Tel Aviv-based Syqe Medical to market in Israel medical cannabis for pain management that is administered with an inhaler.
Reuters Health Information

Make the Diagnosis: Surprising Seizure Source
Source: MedPage Today Oncology/Hematology [2016.11.28]
(MedPage Today) -- Case Findings: A 28-year-old migrant worker from Mexico was rushed to an ED in California after suffering a seizure. At the hospital, through slurred speech, he described painful headaches that he had been experiencing for a few months and said he had lost consciousness one evening about a week earlier and not told anyone. He wondered if it could have been a seizure. What is your diagnosis?

Fatal opioid overdose could be prevented with new vaccine
Source: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs News From Medical News Today [2016.11.26]
Scientists have created a vaccine that they say can stop opioid painkillers from reaching the brain, reducing the risk of death from opioid overdose.

What the Surgeon General's Addiction Report Really Means
Source: MedPage Today Emergency Medicine [2016.11.18]
(MedPage Today) -- Addiction and pain experts discuss landmark report

Women who opt for laughing gas during labor, may still get an epidural, study shows
Source: Nursing / Midwifery News From Medical News Today [2016.10.25]
The majority of women who chose nitrous oxide (laughing gas) to manage labor pain, ultimately decide to have an epidural, according to new research presented at the ANESTHESIOLOGY® 2016 annual...

FDA permits marketing of balloon device to treat persistent Eustachian tube dysfunction
Source: Ear, Nose and Throat News From Medical News Today [2016.09.21]
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has permitted marketing of a device that uses a small balloon to treat persistent Eustachian tube dysfunction (ETD), a condition in which pressure, pain or...

Tension Headaches: Treatment, Causes, and Symptoms
Source: Headache / Migraine News From Medical News Today [2016.09.21]
Tension headaches, often described as a pressing or tightening pain of mild to moderate intensity, are the most common type of headache.

Gout flare-ups could be managed by blood pressure diet
Source: Gout News From Medical News Today [2016.08.15]
Gout is both painful and common, yet the mechanisms behind it are not known. A new analysis of old data shows that easy dietary changes may keep it at bay.

Modified rye bread helps patients with irritable bowel syndrome
Source: Irritable Bowel Syndrome News From Medical News Today [2016.07.19]
Patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) are often concerned that certain foods may trigger or worsen their symptoms, which can include abdominal pain, diarrhea, or constipation.

Arthritis in the Knee: What You Need to Know
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2016.06.21]
Arthritis is a common cause of knee pain. Find out about different types of arthritis, their causes, symptoms, and how they can be treated.

MRI scans are best and safest way to identify high risk heart disease patients
Source: MRI / PET / Ultrasound News From Medical News Today [2016.05.13]
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans are the safest and most effective way to identify high risk patients with cardiac chest pain, according to evidence from a clinical study at the University of...

Steroid pill safe and effective first-line treatment for acute gout
Source: Gout News From Medical News Today [2016.02.23]
An oral steroid had similar effectiveness to an oral non-steroid anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) for improving pain in patients with acute gout, according to a trial published in Annals of Internal...

Study: gap sheds light on why gout patients may suffer despite effective treatments
Source: Gout News From Medical News Today [2016.01.21]
A study published online this month in the Arthritis Care and Research journal is shedding light on why gout, a painful and common form of arthritis, is not well managed in many patients.

Hay fever medicine reduces symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome
Source: Irritable Bowel Syndrome News From Medical News Today [2016.01.15]
Researchers from KU Leuven, Belgium, have identified the cause of abdominal pain in patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

Seniors at high risk for readmission after ambulatory surgery
Source: Compliance News From Medical News Today [2015.08.11]
Medication errors and confusion about post-surgical care lead to costly readmission Taking four pain pills an hour instead of four pills a day Need improved, understandable discharge...

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...

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.

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.

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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