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Why being double-jointed can be a pain in the gut
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2014.04.17]
Scientists from Queen Mary University of London are carrying out groundbreaking research which, for the first time, investigates the link between hypermobility (double-jointedness) and gut...

Intelligent prosthetic liners could ease pain for lower limb amputees
Source: Medical Devices / Diagnostics News From Medical News Today [2014.04.16]
A new device could help to relieve the pain and discomfort experienced by thousands of amputees as a result of poorly fitting replacement lower limbs.

Safe Epidurals, Hydrocodone Rescheduling: The Pain Medicine News Report
Source: MedPage Today Emergency Medicine [2014.04.16]
(MedPage Today) -- A regular update on what's new in surgery from our friends at Pain Medicine News.

Chronic Pain
Source: MedicineNet Alternative Medicine 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

Taking Blood Thinners With Certain Painkillers May Raise Bleeding Risk
Source: MedicineNet Atrial Fibrillation Specialty [2014.04.15]
Title: Taking Blood Thinners With Certain Painkillers May Raise Bleeding Risk
Category: Health News
Created: 4/14/2014 4:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 4/15/2014 12:00:00 AM

Back Pain
Source: MedicineNet Fracture Specialty [2014.04.15]
Title: Back Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 8/20/2013 2:46:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 4/15/2014 12:00:00 AM

Shock therapy improves pain and function in patients with chronic calcific shoulder tendinitis
Source: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine News From Medical News Today [2014.04.14]
Shock therapy improves pain and function in patients with chronic calcific shoulder tendinitis, according to an article published in Annals of Internal Medicine.

Getting in Front of Back Pain
Source: MedicineNet Low Back Pain Specialty [2014.04.14]
Title: Getting in Front of Back Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 4/12/2014 9:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/14/2014 12:00:00 AM

14th Annual Strategic Project and Portfolio Management for Pharma, 26-28 January 2015, Spain
Source: Conferences News From Medical News Today [2014.04.11]
14th Annual Strategic Project and Portfolio Management for Pharma, 26-28 January 2015, SpainThe 14th Annual Conference on Strategic Project & Portfolio Management for Pharma will look at how...

Scripps Florida Scientists win grant to study how exposure to prescription pain medication in the womb affects developing brain
Source: Pregnancy / Obstetrics News From Medical News Today [2014.04.11]
Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have been awarded a $472,500 Cutting Edge Basic Research Award (CEBRA) by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) of...

Certain Prescription Painkillers Tied to Higher Risk of Irregular Heartbeat: Study
Source: MedicineNet Atrial Fibrillation Specialty [2014.04.10]
Title: Certain Prescription Painkillers Tied to Higher Risk of Irregular Heartbeat: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 4/9/2014 12:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 4/10/2014 12:00:00 AM

Painkillers linked to heightened irregular heartbeat risk in older adults
Source: Cardiovascular / Cardiology News From Medical News Today [2014.04.09]
Current and recent use of painkillers/anti-inflammatories may be linked to a heightened risk of an irregular heartbeat (atrial fibrillation) among older adults, finds a large population study...

New method for prostate cancer detection can save millions of men painful examination
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.04.08]
Technique developed at Eindhoven University of Technology shows tumors with much greater precisionEach year prostate tissue samples are taken from over a million men around the world - in most...

Visualising a safe place reduces procedural pain
Source: Cardiovascular / Cardiology News From Medical News Today [2014.04.07]
Visualising a safe place reduces operative pain, according to research presented at EuroHeartCare 2014.

Migraines: unique data collected from sufferers sharing pain on Twitter
Source: Headache / Migraine News From Medical News Today [2014.04.06]
In under 140 characters, migraine sufferers have described their pain on Twitter. Now, researchers have analyzed these migraine-related tweets, revealing social data on impacts.

Researchers find that patients rate pain care differently depending on locale
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2014.04.04]
Hospital patients' responses to a question about whether their pain is well-controlled may depend in part on where they live, University of Florida researchers report.

Intense exercise treatment no better than simple advice and self-directed exercise at reducing pain from chronic whiplash
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2014.04.04]
Results of a new trial of treatments for chronic whiplash pain, published in The Lancet, suggest that expensive, intense physiotherapy sessions do not show any additional benefit over a single...

FDA OKs Quick-Acting Antidote for Prescription Painkiller Overdose
Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain Specialty [2014.04.04]
Title: FDA OKs Quick-Acting Antidote for Prescription Painkiller Overdose
Category: Health News
Created: 4/3/2014 4:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 4/4/2014 12:00:00 AM

Joint Pain
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis Specialty [2014.04.02]
Title: Joint Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/2/2014 12:00:00 AM

Patient satisfaction scores in the ER are not affected by receipt of painkillers
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2014.04.01]
Factors other than receipt of painkillers - including opiates - in the emergency department appear to be more important to patient satisfaction, as reflected in an analysis of Press Ganey®...

Ankle Pain
Source: MedicineNet Ankylosing Spondylitis Specialty [2014.04.01]
Title: Ankle Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/1/2014 12:00:00 AM

Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction (SI Joint Pain)
Source: MedicineNet Ankylosing Spondylitis Specialty [2014.03.31]
Title: Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction (SI Joint Pain)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 10/31/2007 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/31/2014 12:00:00 AM

Blood Test Shows Promise for Gauging Heart Attack Risk After Chest Pain
Source: MedicineNet Electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG) Specialty [2014.03.31]
Title: Blood Test Shows Promise for Gauging Heart Attack Risk After Chest Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 3/30/2014 12:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 3/31/2014 12:00:00 AM

Low Back Pain Leading Cause of Disability Worldwide: Study
Source: MedicineNet Low Back Pain Specialty [2014.03.26]
Title: Low Back Pain Leading Cause of Disability Worldwide: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 3/25/2014 12:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 3/26/2014 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.

Buttock Pain
Source: MedicineNet Degenerative Disc Specialty [2014.03.18]
Title: Buttock Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 12/26/2006 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/18/2014 12:00:00 AM

Scientists hope to develop an oral pain reliever derived from debilitating snail venom
Source: Multiple Sclerosis News From Medical News Today [2014.03.17]
Scientists have reported that they have created at least five new experimental substances - based on a tiny protein found in cone snail venom - that could someday lead to the development of safe and...

Timing Is Key to Massage's Benefits for Neck Pain: Study
Source: MedicineNet Neck Pain Specialty [2014.03.17]
Title: Timing Is Key to Massage's Benefits for Neck Pain: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 3/14/2014 4:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 3/17/2014 12:00:00 AM

Pets in pain: countering the caregiver placebo effect
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2014.03.15]
How do you know that your pet is benefiting from its pain medication? A new clinical trial design could help overcome pet owners' unconscious observation bias and determine whether the drugs they...

Insight into the cause of chronic pain
Source: Headache / Migraine News From Medical News Today [2014.03.14]
New insights into how the human brain responds to chronic pain could eventually lead to improved treatments for patients, according to University of Adelaide researchers.

Pain Can Plague Women After Knee Replacement Surgery
Source: MedicineNet Total Knee Replacement Specialty [2014.03.14]
Title: Pain Can Plague Women After Knee Replacement Surgery
Category: Health News
Created: 3/13/2014 12:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 3/14/2014 12:00:00 AM

Adequate doses of massage treatment necessary for relief of neck pain
Source: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine News From Medical News Today [2014.03.12]
Neck pain is a common and debilitating condition, and massage therapy is commonly used to treat it, yet there is little quality research on the optimal dose of therapeutic massage for neck pain.

Glucosamine fails to prevent deterioration of knee cartilage, decrease pain
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2014.03.11]
A short-term study found that oral glucosamine supplementation is not associated with a lessening of knee cartilage deterioration among individuals with chronic knee pain.

Glucosamine Study: No Help for Knee Pain (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today Radiology [2014.03.11]
(MedPage Today) -- The popular dietary supplement glucosamine showed no evidence of structural benefits among patients with chronic knee pain typical of osteoarthritis, a randomized trial found.

New research points to talking-therapy treatments to manage osteoarthritis pain
Source: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine News From Medical News Today [2014.03.05]
Scientists have shown for the first time that the abnormalities in the way the brain experiences pain may be to blame for the chronic pain suffered by osteoarthritis patients.

New approach to breast reconstruction surgery reduces opioid painkiller use, hospital stays
Source: Cosmetic Medicine / Plastic Surgery News From Medical News Today [2014.03.05]
A new approach to breast reconstruction surgery aimed at helping patients' bodies get back to normal more quickly cut their postoperative opioid painkiller use in half and meant a day less in the...

Foot Pictures Slideshow: Common Foot Pain Problems
Source: MedicineNet Bunions Specialty [2014.03.04]
Title: Foot Pictures Slideshow: Common Foot Pain Problems
Category: Slideshows
Created: 6/18/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/4/2014 12:00:00 AM

Patients with painful facial nerve disorder benefit from nonsurgical Gamma Knife stereotactic radiosurgery
Source: Multiple Sclerosis News From Medical News Today [2014.03.01]
Research by Beaumont Health System radiation oncologists and neurosurgeons found that symptoms of trigeminal neuralgia, or TN, a nerve disorder causing severe facial pain, were reduced in those...

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.

Leg Pain
Source: MedicineNet Ankle Pain and Tendinitis Specialty [2014.02.10]
Title: Leg Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 12/3/2009 5:20:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 2/10/2014 12:00:00 AM

Knee Pain
Source: MedicineNet Ankle Pain and Tendinitis Specialty [2014.01.30]
Title: Knee Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/30/2014 1:08:17 PM

Information may be as important as medication in reducing migraine pain
Source: Headache / Migraine News From Medical News Today [2014.01.12]
The information that clinicians provide to patients when prescribing treatments has long been thought to play a role in the way that patients respond to drug therapies.

Back Pain Pictures Slideshow: Myths and Facts About Back Pain
Source: MedicineNet Alternative Medicine Specialty [2014.01.09]
Title: Back Pain Pictures Slideshow: Myths and Facts About Back Pain
Category: Slideshows
Created: 9/14/2009 3:54:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 1/9/2014 12:00:00 AM

Pain Management
Source: MedicineNet Facial Nerve Problems Specialty [2014.01.08]
Title: Pain Management
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/7/2006 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/8/2014 12:00:00 AM

Coccydynia (Tailbone Pain)
Source: MedicineNet hydrocodone/acetaminophen Specialty [2013.12.20]
Title: Coccydynia (Tailbone Pain)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/20/2013 12:00:00 AM

Neck Pain (Cervical Pain)
Source: MedicineNet Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis Specialty [2013.12.19]
Title: Neck Pain (Cervical Pain)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/19/2013 12:00:00 AM

Many ADHD Drugs Linked to Painful Erections: FDA
Source: MedicineNet atomoxetine Specialty [2013.12.18]
Title: Many ADHD Drugs Linked to Painful Erections: FDA
Category: Health News
Created: 12/17/2013 2:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 12/18/2013 12:00:00 AM

Exercise Might Ease Joint Pain Caused by Breast Cancer Drugs
Source: MedicineNet letrozole Specialty [2013.12.12]
Title: Exercise Might Ease Joint Pain Caused by Breast Cancer Drugs
Category: Health News
Created: 12/12/2013 9:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/12/2013 12:00:00 AM

Neuropathic Pain
Source: MedicineNet Infectious Mononucleosis Specialty [2013.12.11]
Title: Neuropathic Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 2/4/2005 5:27:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 12/11/2013 6:54:31 PM

Low Back Pain Pictures Slideshow: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment and Relief
Source: MedicineNet Alternative Medicine Specialty [2013.12.10]
Title: Low Back Pain Pictures Slideshow: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment and Relief
Category: Slideshows
Created: 2/16/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/10/2013 12:00:00 AM

Gallbladder Pain (Gall Bladder Pain)
Source: MedicineNet Abdominal Pain Specialty [2013.11.20]
Title: Gallbladder Pain (Gall Bladder Pain)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/15/2011 4:20:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 11/20/2013 6:05:15 PM

Longer Detox Might Work Better for Prescription Pain Med Addiction
Source: MedicineNet oxycodone Specialty [2013.10.24]
Title: Longer Detox Might Work Better for Prescription Pain Med Addiction
Category: Health News
Created: 10/23/2013 4:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 10/24/2013 12:00:00 AM

Elbow Pain
Source: MedicineNet Bursitis Specialty [2013.10.10]
Title: Elbow Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/10/2013 12:00:00 AM

After Tonsillectomy, Over-the-Counter Painkillers Suffice, Study Says
Source: MedicineNet codeine Specialty [2013.10.04]
Title: After Tonsillectomy, Over-the-Counter Painkillers Suffice, Study Says
Category: Health News
Created: 10/3/2013 4:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 10/4/2013 12:00:00 AM

Abdominal Pain (Causes, Remedies, Treatment)
Source: MedicineNet Anorexia Nervosa Specialty [2013.09.30]
Title: Abdominal Pain (Causes, Remedies, Treatment)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/30/2013 12:00:00 AM

FDA Announces New Safety Measures for Narcotic Painkillers
Source: MedicineNet oxycodone Specialty [2013.09.11]
Title: FDA Announces New Safety Measures for Narcotic Painkillers
Category: Health News
Created: 9/10/2013 4:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 9/11/2013 12:00:00 AM

Some Painkillers Tied to Certain Birth Defects in Study
Source: MedicineNet oxycodone Specialty [2013.09.10]
Title: Some Painkillers Tied to Certain Birth Defects in Study
Category: Health News
Created: 9/10/2013 9:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/10/2013 12:00:00 AM

Calcium Plus Vitamin D Won't Cure Joint Pain, Study Finds
Source: MedicineNet calcium carbonate Specialty [2013.08.26]
Title: Calcium Plus Vitamin D Won't Cure Joint Pain, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 8/23/2013 2:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 8/26/2013 12:00:00 AM

Pain Relievers and High Blood Pressure
Source: MedicineNet Tylenol Liver Damage Specialty [2013.08.21]
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: 8/21/2013 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

Pain Reliever Lowers Blood Sugar in Type 2 Diabetics, Study Says
Source: MedicineNet salsalate Specialty [2013.07.02]
Title: Pain Reliever Lowers Blood Sugar in Type 2 Diabetics, Study Says
Category: Health News
Created: 7/1/2013 6:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/2/2013 12:00:00 AM

Neuropathic Pain
Source: MedicineNet Shingles Specialty [2013.06.24]
Title: Neuropathic Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/11/2013 6:54:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 6/24/2013 12:00:00 AM

Pelvic Pain Pictures Slideshow: What's Causing Your Pelvic Pain?
Source: MedicineNet Interstitial Cystitis Specialty [2013.06.18]
Title: Pelvic Pain Pictures Slideshow: What's Causing Your Pelvic Pain?
Category: Slideshows
Created: 9/8/2010 5:09:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 6/18/2013 12:00:00 AM

Myofascial Pain Syndrome
Source: MedicineNet carisoprodol Specialty [2013.06.11]
Title: Myofascial Pain Syndrome
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 2/4/2005 5:24:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 6/11/2013 12:00:00 AM

High Doses of Common Painkillers May Raise Risk for Heart Trouble
Source: MedicineNet diclofenac Specialty [2013.05.30]
Title: High Doses of Common Painkillers May Raise Risk for Heart Trouble
Category: Health News
Created: 5/29/2013 8:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 5/30/2013 12:00:00 AM

Erectile Dysfunction Tied To Long Term Painkiller Use
Source: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation News From Medical News Today [2013.05.16]
Dose and duration of opioid use, plus age, depression, other illnesses, and use of sedative-hypnotics, are linked to being prescribed medications for erectile dysfunction.

Painkillers Increase Risk of Erectile Dysfunction
Source: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation News From Medical News Today [2013.05.15]
Long-term use of prescription painkillers, also known as opioids, is linked to an increased risk of erectile dysfunction (ED), a new study revealed.

Health Tip: Understanding Heel Pain
Source: MedicineNet Heel Spurs Specialty [2013.04.22]
Title: Health Tip: Understanding Heel Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 4/22/2013 8:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/22/2013 12:00:00 AM

Vaginal Pain
Source: MedicineNet estradiol Specialty [2013.04.05]
Title: Vaginal Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 4/17/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/5/2013 12:00:00 AM

Abdominal Pain in Children Pictures Slideshow: A 'Tummy Ache,' or Something Serious?
Source: MedicineNet Irritable Bowel Syndrome 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

FDA Panel Weighs Tougher Restrictions on Some Prescription Painkillers
Source: MedicineNet hydrocodone/acetaminophen Specialty [2013.01.24]
Title: FDA Panel Weighs Tougher Restrictions on Some Prescription Painkillers
Category: Health News
Created: 1/24/2013 10:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/24/2013 12:00:00 AM

Painkiller Abuse by Kids Way Up, Study Finds
Source: MedicineNet hydrocodone and ibuprofen Specialty [2012.10.18]
Title: Painkiller Abuse by Kids Way Up, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 10/17/2012 4:06:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 10/18/2012 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.

Chest Pain
Source: MedicineNet Pneumothorax Specialty [2012.07.30]
Title: Chest Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 2/29/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/30/2012 12:00:00 AM

Abdominal Pain
Source: MedicineNet Celiac Disease Specialty [2012.07.25]
Title: Abdominal Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 9/30/2013 4:08:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/25/2012 12:00:00 AM

Foot Pain
Source: MedicineNet Corns Specialty [2012.06.28]
Title: Foot Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 5/13/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/28/2012 12:00:00 AM

Mental Health Woes Raise Odds for Prescription Painkiller Abuse
Source: MedicineNet hydrocodone and ibuprofen Specialty [2012.06.11]
Title: Mental Health Woes Raise Odds for Prescription Painkiller Abuse
Category: Health News
Created: 6/8/2012 6:05:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 6/11/2012 12:00:00 AM

Hand Pain
Source: MedicineNet Corns Specialty [2012.05.16]
Title: Hand Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 5/16/2012 4:58:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 5/16/2012 4:58:20 PM

Finger Pain
Source: MedicineNet Corns Specialty [2012.05.16]
Title: Finger Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 5/16/2012 3:21:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 5/16/2012 3:21:33 PM

Lower Back Pain
Source: MedicineNet Cholera Specialty [2012.03.12]
Title: Lower Back Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/12/2012 12:00:00 AM

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

Eye Pain
Source: MedicineNet Leptospirosis Specialty [2012.02.28]
Title: Eye Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 1/26/2004 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/28/2012 12:00:00 AM

Hip Pain
Source: MedicineNet Bursitis Specialty [2012.02.27]
Title: Hip Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/22/2010 7:26:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 2/27/2012 12:00:00 AM

Neck Pain
Source: MedicineNet Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis Specialty [2012.02.24]
Title: Neck Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/24/2012 12:00:00 AM

Prescription Pain Relievers Can Kill You
Source: MedicineNet propoxyphene Specialty [2012.02.14]
Title: Prescription Pain Relievers Can Kill You
Category: Health Facts
Created: 1/21/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/14/2012 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.

Pain (Acute and Chronic)
Source: MedicineNet hydrocodone and ibuprofen Specialty [2012.02.01]
Title: Pain (Acute and Chronic)
Category: Doctor's Views
Created: 11/30/2004 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/1/2012 12:00:00 AM

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

Shoulder and Neck Pain
Source: MedicineNet Temporomandibular Joint Disorder Specialty [2011.11.04]
Title: Shoulder and Neck Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 8/20/2013 2:47:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 11/4/2011 12:00:00 AM

Pain Quiz: Test Your IQ of Pain
Source: MedicineNet fentanyl transdermal system Specialty [2011.10.05]
Title: Pain Quiz: Test Your IQ of Pain
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 7/14/2011 3:53:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 10/5/2011 12:37:43 PM

Muscle Relaxant May Ease Fibromyalgia Pain
Source: MedicineNet cyclobenzaprine Specialty [2011.09.15]
Title: Muscle Relaxant May Ease Fibromyalgia Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 9/15/2011 11:01:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/15/2011 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.

Shedding Light On Aromatase Inhibitor Joint Pain Syndrome
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2010.11.10]
Breast cancer patients are more likely to have joint pain from taking aromatase inhibitors (AIs) if they have advanced stage cancer, according to a study presented at the American College of...

Joint Pain Linked To Breast Cancer Drug Not Inflammatory Arthritis Or Autoimmune Disease
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2010.11.09]
A new study suggests joint complaints attributed to aromatase inhibitors (AI), popular breast cancer drugs, are not associated with inflammatory arthritis or autoimmune disease.

Natural S-equol Soy-Based Supplement Reduces Menopausal Hot Flashes, Muscle And Joint Pain In First Study Among US Women
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2010.10.07]
A new women's health, whole soy germ-based nutritional supplement containing Natural S-equol reduced the frequency of moderate to severe hot flashes and reduced muscle and joint pain in the first...

Anger Amplifies Clinical Pain In Women With And Without Fibromyalgia
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2010.09.24]
Researchers from Utrecht University who studied the effect of negative emotions on pain perception in women with and without fibromyalgia found that anger and sadness amplified pain equally in both...

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.

Effective Treatment for Fibromyalgia May Now Be Possible
Source: Medscape Today Headlines [2014.04.18]
A review has found that fibromyalgia and other 'centralized' pain states are much better understood now than previously, and effective treatment is now possible.
Medscape Medical News

FDA Wants Stronger Warning Labels for Long-Acting Opioids
Source: Medscape Today Headlines [2014.04.18]
- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is requiring labels of all long-acting opioids to say they should be used strictly for patients in severe pain, a response to surging overdoses and deaths each year from the widely used pain medicines.
Reuters Health Information

Merkel cells and the sense of touch: research has implications for diabetes, fibromyalgia and more
Source: Diabetes News From Medical News Today [2014.04.17]
By solving a long standing scientific mystery, the common saying "you just hit a nerve" might need to be updated to "you just hit a Merkel cell," jokes Jianguo Gu, PhD, a pain researcher at the...

Genomic epidemiology advances investigations of disease outbreaks
Source: Genetics News From Medical News Today [2014.04.17]
To combat disease outbreaks, public health officials often use painstaking fieldwork to try to stay one step ahead of the infectious bugs, linking patients' symptoms to a source of infection to...

Nonoperative management of acute appendicitis in children
Source: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology News From Medical News Today [2014.04.16]
Using antibiotics alone to treat children with uncomplicated acute appendicitis is a reasonable alternative to surgery that leads to less pain and fewer missed school days, according to a pilot study.

NSAIDs Double Bleeding Risk With Anticoagulants for DVT/PE
Source: theheart.org | Medscape Cardiology Headlines [2014.04.15]
Patients taking anticoagulants for deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary embolism should not take NSAIDs or aspirin for pain and should instead reach for acetaminophen, researchers caution.
Heartwire

Make the Diagnosis: Sore Shoulder
Source: MedPage Today Rheumatology [2014.04.14]
(MedPage Today) -- A twenty-six-year-old man presented with a one-month history of intermittent pain and a limited range of motion of the right shoulder following a stretching injury at work when he tried to grasp the handrail of a ladder before falling off of it. An anti-inflammatory agent (tiaprofenic acid) was given on the third day after the injury, and this treatment was discontinued two weeks later because pain relief had been achieved. However, the pain returned soon thereafter. The patient stated that he had no systemic symptoms, medical history of hyperuricemia, or prior episodes of acute arthritis.

Prolotherapy: nonsurgical treatment for knee osteoarthritis
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2014.04.11]
A new nonsurgical approach to treating chronic pain and stiffness associated with knee osteoarthritis has demonstrated significant, lasting improvement in knee pain, function, and stiffness.

5th Annual Protein Formulation Development and Drug Delivery Forum, 9-11 June 2014, Barcelona
Source: Conferences News From Medical News Today [2014.04.11]
5th Annual Protein Formulation Development and Drug Delivery Forum is being held on 9-11 June 2014, at the Avenida Palace Hotel Barcelona, SpainOptimising protein formulation stages has...

4th Edition Strategic Alliance Management for Pharma16-18 June 2014, Barcelona
Source: Conferences News From Medical News Today [2014.04.11]
4th Edition Strategic Alliance Management for Pharma is being held on the 16-18 June 2014 at the Avenida Palace Hotel Barcelona, SpainThe pharmaceutical industry is under immense pressure to...

Why is there an inverse association between cancer and Alzheimer's?
Source: Seniors / Aging News From Medical News Today [2014.04.10]
Previous studies have found that people with memory and thinking problems may be less likely to die from cancer. But why? New research from Spain investigates.

Penn Medicine points to new ways to prevent relapse in cocaine-addicted patients
Source: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs News From Medical News Today [2014.04.07]
Relapse is the most painful and expensive feature of drug addiction - even after addicted individuals have been drug-free for months or years, the likelihood of sliding back into the habit remains...

Elafin decreases the enzymatic reaction that increases the toxicity of peptides derived from gluten
Source: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology 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.

Professionals are divided over best care for hip fracture patients, latest audit results show
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2014.03.31]
The latest report from the Falls and Fragility Fracture Programme (FFFAP) National Hip Fracture Database (NHFD) shows that just over half of patients are receiving pain relieving anaesthetic (known...

Gout isn't always easy to prove: Study finds CT scans help catch cases traditional test misses
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology 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.

Vertebral augmentation device may offer first new treatment option in a decade for individuals with compression fractures
Source: Radiology / Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today [2014.03.26]
Individuals suffering from spinal fractures - caused by osteoporosis or weakened bones - now have another option to reduce pain, restore function and improve quality of life, according to a study of...

Impaired new learning identified in patients with Parkinson disease
Source: Rehabilitation / Physical Therapy News From Medical News Today [2014.03.23]
Kessler Foundation scientists collaborated with colleagues in Spain to study memory and learning in patients with Parkinson Disease (PD).

Comparable outcomes for outpatient, inpatient orthopaedic surgeries
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2014.03.15]
As the effectiveness of anesthesia, pain management and rehabilitation continues to improve, more orthopaedic procedures are being done on an outpatient basis.

Virulent tooth decay in toddlers can be caused by combination of bacterium and fungus
Source: Dentistry News From Medical News Today [2014.03.15]
Early childhood caries, a highly aggressive and painful form of tooth decay that frequently occurs in preschool children, especially from backgrounds of poverty, may result from a nefarious...

Some common NSAIDs have added benefit of fighting bacterial infection
Source: MRSA / Drug Resistance News From Medical News Today [2014.03.15]
Some commonly used drugs that combat aches and pains, fever, and inflammation are also thought to have the ability to kill bacteria.

First device to prevent migraine headaches wins FDA approval
Source: Headache / Migraine News From Medical News Today [2014.03.12]
The FDA has allowed marketing of the first device as a treatment to prevent migraine headaches. The nerve-stimulating headband works through the skin and is used before pain onset.

Gene changes suggest epigenetic modification in endometriosis
Source: Fertility News From Medical News Today [2014.03.11]
Changes to two previously unstudied genes are the centerpiece of a new theory regarding the cause and development of endometriosis, a chronic and painful disease affecting 1 in 10 women.

Music as therapeutic intervention can relieve anxiety and depression in older people
Source: Nursing / Midwifery News From Medical News Today [2014.02.27]
Using music and singing in health care can improve quality of life for older people by easing pain, anxiety and depression.

Life-Jacket Laws Spur Use, Could Prevent Drownings
Source: Yahoo Health News [2014.02.20]
By Ronnie Cohen NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Dr. Linda Quan lost count of the number of children she watched slowly die from drowning. That pain spurred the Seattle emergency room pediatrician to advocate for a Washington state law that now requi...

Epidural simulator: Working with medical colleagues to improve the patient experience and reduce risk of harm
Source: Medical Students / Training News From Medical News Today [2014.01.30]
Thousands of epidurals are performed by doctors every year. The procedure is commonly used for pain-relief during childbirth, the treatment of chronic back pain or as a means to provide anaesthesia...

First device to treat migraine wins FDA approval
Source: Headache / Migraine News From Medical News Today [2013.12.16]
The US Food and Drug Administration has allowed marketing of the first device - based on magnetic pulses - to treat the pain caused by migraine headache preceded with aura.

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...

Researchers At The University Of Granada Associate Trigger Points With Shoulder Injury
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2010.10.01]
25 out of 1,000 visits to the family doctor are related to shoulder pain. This is currently the cause of 13% of sick leaves, and it costs the American health system 7 billion dollars.

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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