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Medical News Today: Pain in left arm: Possible causes, other symptoms, and treatment
Source: Featured Health News from Medical News Today [2017.05.27]
Learn about the possible causes of left arm pain, including angina, skeletomuscular injury, and heart attack. When should you see a doctor?

Pain in left arm: Possible causes, other symptoms, and treatment
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2017.05.27]
Learn about the possible causes of left arm pain, including angina, skeletomuscular injury, and heart attack. When should you see a doctor?

An Intervention to Improve Cancer Nurses' Pain Screening
Source: Medscape Anesthesiology Headlines [2017.05.26]
An online, complex, educational intervention may positively impact cancer nurses' pain screening and assessment capabilities.
Pain Management Nursing

Vitamin D supplements and good night's sleep may help to manage pain
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2017.05.24]
A review finds that vitamin D is involved in sleep and pain regulation and proposes that vitamin D supplements and good sleep hygiene may help manage pain.

Weight Linked to Migraine Pain: Pain Medicine News Report
Source: MedPage Today Neurology [2017.05.24]
(MedPage Today) -- Also, tricks for safely disposing of old meds

Taking Opioids Before Knee Surgery Could Raise Pain Later
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis Specialty [2017.05.24]
Title: Taking Opioids Before Knee Surgery Could Raise Pain Later
Category: Health News
Created: 5/23/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/24/2017 12:00:00 AM

Studies Spotlight Diet, Supplements for Knee Pain
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis Specialty [2017.05.24]
Title: Studies Spotlight Diet, Supplements for Knee Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 5/23/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/24/2017 12:00:00 AM

'Power Over Pain' Intervention Tackles Perception of Cancer Pain
Source: Medscape NeurologyHeadlines [2017.05.23]
The three-component intervention called Power Over Pain - Coaching provides tools to promote the perception of pain control and improve function in African American patients with cancer pain.
Medscape Medical News

Brain Stimulation Helps Kick Chronic Knee Pain
Source: Medscape NeurologyHeadlines [2017.05.22]
Transcranial direct-current stimulation provides benefit over sham stimulation in reducing pain associated with knee osteoarthritis, randomized results show.
Medscape Medical News

American Pain Society (APS) 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting
Source: Medscape NeurologyHeadlines [2017.05.22]
Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from APS 2017
Medscape Neurology

Chronic pain amplifies the brain's reaction to new injuries
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2017.05.22]
Chronic pain in any one body part may distort the intensity with which a key brain region perceives pain everywhere else.

Oral GnRH Antagonist Relieves Endometriosis Pain (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today OB/Gyn [2017.05.19]
(MedPage Today) -- Elagolix phase III trial shows efficacy, hypoestrogenic side effects

Combining heroin and commonly prescribed non-opioid pain killers leads to a significant rise in overdose deaths
Source: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs News From Medical News Today [2017.05.15]
A multi-disciplinary study has shown that the recent substantial increase in prescriptions for two drugs, pregabalin and gabapentin, used widely for a range of neurological disorders is closely...

Smartphone Push Alerts May Shorten Chest Pain ED Stays (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today Emergency Medicine [2017.05.15]
(MedPage Today) -- Emergency docs made discharge decisions earlier with notifications

Painful Intercourse
Source: MedicineNet Cervical Cancer Specialty [2017.05.15]
Title: Painful Intercourse
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 2/6/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/15/2017 12:00:00 AM

Arrowhead Publishers' 11th Annual Pain and Migraine Therapeutics Summit Set to Take Place This Fall in San Diego, CA
Source: Conferences News From Medical News Today [2017.05.11]
Arrowhead Publishers is pleased to announce the 11th Annual Pain and Migraine Therapeutics Summit (www.paintherapeuticsummit.com) is coming to San Diego, CA on September 27-28, 2017.

Severe foot pain linked to recurrent falls
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2017.05.11]
Researchers from Hebrew Senior Life's Institute for Aging Research have discovered that foot pain - particularly severe foot pain - correlates to a higher incidence of recurrent falls.

Chronic Pain
Source: MedicineNet Ankylosing Spondylitis Specialty [2017.05.10]
Title: Chronic Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 7/19/2006 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/10/2017 12:00:00 AM

Eat This Diet to Lower Your Odds for Painful Gout
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis Specialty [2017.05.10]
Title: Eat This Diet to Lower Your Odds for Painful Gout
Category: Health News
Created: 5/10/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/10/2017 12:00:00 AM

Common Painkillers Tied to Slight Rise in Heart Attack Risk
Source: MedicineNet Headache Specialty [2017.05.10]
Title: Common Painkillers Tied to Slight Rise in Heart Attack Risk
Category: Health News
Created: 5/9/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/10/2017 12:00:00 AM

Pelvic Pain
Source: MedicineNet Appendicitis Specialty [2017.05.09]
Title: Pelvic Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/27/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/9/2017 12:00:00 AM

Painkillers might not work if you are sleep deprived, study suggests
Source: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine News From Medical News Today [2017.05.08]
A new study examines the effects of painkillers and drugs that promote wakefulness on the pain sensitivity of sleep-deprived mice.

Stretching may reduce walking pain among peripheral artery disease patients
Source: Sports Medicine / Fitness News From Medical News Today [2017.05.08]
Simple calf muscle stretching may reduce leg pain when walking and increase blood flow for people living with peripheral artery disease, according to a preliminary abstract presented at the American...

Liver pain: Symptoms and causes
Source: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs News From Medical News Today [2017.05.03]
Pain in the upper abdomen may be caused by the liver and can indicate a serious disease. Learn more about the causes of liver pain in this article.

Proctalgia fugax and anal pain: Causes and treatments
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2017.05.02]
Learn about proctalgia fugax, how it is diagnosed, what treatments are available, and can lifestyle changes help? What are other anorectal pain syndromes?

Penile Pain
Source: MedicineNet Interstitial Cystitis Specialty [2017.05.02]
Title: Penile Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 11/12/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/2/2017 12:00:00 AM

Did Syphilis Cause Painter Goya's Hearing Loss?
Source: MedicineNet Deafness Specialty [2017.04.28]
Title: Did Syphilis Cause Painter Goya's Hearing Loss?
Category: Health News
Created: 4/28/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/28/2017 12:00:00 AM

Jaw pain: Causes, symptoms, and treatment
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2017.04.27]
Jaw pain and facial pain is a common problem, but what are the causes and symptoms and how is it diagnosed? Learn about the different treatments available.

Make the Diagnosis: Scalp Pain Stumper
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology [2017.04.27]
(MedPage Today) -- Case Findings: A 7-year-old boy was brought to the pediatrician by his mother. They had recently resettled in the United States after more than a year in a crowded refugee camp. His mother pointed out some areas of non-scarring alopecia and fine scaly plaques on the child's scalp. He had complained about scalp tenderness and itching for the last couple of months. What is your diagnosis?

'Mindfulness' Probably Won't Cure Your Back Pain: Study
Source: MedicineNet Low Back Pain Specialty [2017.04.26]
Title: 'Mindfulness' Probably Won't Cure Your Back Pain: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 4/25/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/26/2017 12:00:00 AM

Testicular Pain (Pain in the Testicles)
Source: MedicineNet Burns Specialty [2017.04.24]
Title: Testicular Pain (Pain in the Testicles)
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 4/18/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/24/2017 12:00:00 AM

Spinal manipulation treatment for low back pain associated with modest improvement in pain, function
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2017.04.14]
Among patients with acute low back pain, spinal manipulation therapy was associated with modest improvements in pain and function at up to 6 weeks, with temporary minor musculoskeletal harms...

Healing Hands: Massage May Ease Chronic Back Pain
Source: MedicineNet Low Back Pain Specialty [2017.04.14]
Title: Healing Hands: Massage May Ease Chronic Back Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 4/14/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/14/2017 12:00:00 AM

Chiropractors Not Magicians When It Comes to Chronic Back Pain
Source: MedicineNet Clinical Trials Specialty [2017.04.12]
Title: Chiropractors Not Magicians When It Comes to Chronic Back Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 4/11/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/12/2017 12:00:00 AM

Health Tip: When to Worry About Neck Pain
Source: MedicineNet Neck Pain Specialty [2017.04.12]
Title: Health Tip: When to Worry About Neck Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 4/12/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/12/2017 12:00:00 AM

Heel Pain
Source: MedicineNet Bruises Specialty [2017.04.07]
Title: Heel Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 3/27/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/7/2017 12:00:00 AM

Method may help myeloma patients avoid painful biopsies
Source: Lymphoma / Leukemia / Myeloma News From Medical News Today [2017.04.06]
Multiple myeloma is a cancer of the plasma cells, which are white blood cells produced in bone marrow that churn out antibodies to help fight infection.

New tool uses behavioral cues to assess pain in ICU patients who can't communicate
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2017.04.05]
A new Behavior Pain Assessment Tool (BPAT) provides a simple way to evaluate pain in critically ill patients -including those who aren't able to communicate their pain verbally, reports a study in...

Fibromyalgia Treatments and Tips to Ease Pain and Other Symptoms
Source: MedicineNet Muscle Cramps Specialty [2017.04.05]
Title: Fibromyalgia Treatments and Tips to Ease Pain and Other Symptoms
Category: Slideshows
Created: 3/21/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/5/2017 12:00:00 AM

Painkiller Maker Settles With U.S. Government
Source: MedicineNet oxycodone Specialty [2017.04.04]
Title: Painkiller Maker Settles With U.S. Government
Category: Health News
Created: 4/4/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/4/2017 12:00:00 AM

Scientists discover new category of analgesic drugs that may treat neuropathic pain
Source: Pharma Industry / Biotech Industry News From Medical News Today [2017.03.31]
New research published online in The FASEB Journal suggests that a novel therapeutic target called LPCAT2 may prove effective against pain that is not receptive to the current treatments.

What Drugs Work Best for Diabetic Nerve Pain?
Source: MedicineNet gabapentin Specialty [2017.03.27]
Title: What Drugs Work Best for Diabetic Nerve Pain?
Category: Health News
Created: 3/24/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

Elbow Pain
Source: MedicineNet Ankle Pain and Tendinitis Specialty [2017.03.24]
Title: Elbow Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/24/2017 12:00:00 AM

Breast Pain
Source: MedicineNet Breastfeeding Specialty [2017.03.24]
Title: Breast Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 4/16/2004 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/24/2017 12:00:00 AM

Lower Back Pain
Source: MedicineNet Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Specialty [2017.03.23]
Title: Lower Back Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/23/2017 12:00:00 AM

Knee Pain
Source: MedicineNet Ankle Pain and Tendinitis Specialty [2017.03.23]
Title: Knee Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/23/2017 12:00:00 AM

Chest Pain
Source: MedicineNet Aortic Stenosis Specialty [2017.03.23]
Title: Chest Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/23/2017 12:00:00 AM

Drug No Better Than Placebo for Lower Back, Leg Pain
Source: MedicineNet Sciatica Specialty [2017.03.23]
Title: Drug No Better Than Placebo for Lower Back, Leg Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 3/22/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/23/2017 12:00:00 AM

Neck Pain (Cervicalgia)
Source: MedicineNet Ankylosing Spondylitis Specialty [2017.03.22]
Title: Neck Pain (Cervicalgia)
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/22/2017 12:00:00 AM

Hip Pain
Source: MedicineNet Aseptic Necrosis Specialty [2017.03.21]
Title: Hip Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/22/2010 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/21/2017 12:00:00 AM

Shingles Vaccine Cuts Chronic Pain, Hospitalizations
Source: MedicineNet Chickenpox (Varicella) Specialty [2017.03.17]
Title: Shingles Vaccine Cuts Chronic Pain, Hospitalizations
Category: Health News
Created: 3/17/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/17/2017 12:00:00 AM

What Causes Gallbladder Pain?
Source: MedicineNet Microsporidiosis Specialty [2017.03.17]
Title: What Causes Gallbladder Pain?
Category: Doctor's & Expert's views on Symptoms
Created: 7/26/2013 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/17/2017 12:00:00 AM

11 Exercises for Lower Back Pain Relief
Source: MedicineNet Premenstrual Syndrome Specialty [2017.03.15]
Title: 11 Exercises for Lower Back Pain Relief
Category: Slideshows
Created: 9/29/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/15/2017 12:00:00 AM

Lung cancer and shoulder pain: What's the connection?
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2017.03.14]
Learn how lung cancer may cause shoulder pain and other lung cancer symptoms. What are the common causes and treatments of shoulder pain?

Use of opioid pain medications may affect liver transplant patients' survival
Source: Transplants / Organ Donations News From Medical News Today [2017.03.09]
An analysis of nearly 30,000 patients undergoing liver transplantation in the United States between 2008 and 2014 found elevated death and organ loss rates in the first 5 years after...

Foot Pain
Source: MedicineNet Ankle Pain and Tendinitis Specialty [2017.03.09]
Title: Foot Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 1/3/2007 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/9/2017 12:00:00 AM

Bunion: A Pain in the Bunion
Source: MedicineNet Bunions Specialty [2017.03.06]
Title: Bunion: A Pain in the Bunion
Category: Doctor's & Expert's views on Symptoms
Created: 4/6/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM

Wrist Pain
Source: MedicineNet Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Specialty [2017.03.06]
Title: Wrist Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 4/17/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM

Abdominal Pain
Source: MedicineNet Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Specialty [2017.03.02]
Title: Abdominal Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/10/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/2/2017 12:00:00 AM

Ankle Pain
Source: MedicineNet Ankylosing Spondylitis Specialty [2017.03.02]
Title: Ankle Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 6/22/2010 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/2/2017 12:00:00 AM

Hand Pain
Source: MedicineNet Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Specialty [2017.03.02]
Title: Hand Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 5/16/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/2/2017 12:00:00 AM

Finger Pain
Source: MedicineNet Corns Specialty [2017.03.02]
Title: Finger Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 5/16/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/2/2017 12:00:00 AM

Vaginal Pain
Source: MedicineNet Genital Warts In Women Specialty [2017.03.02]
Title: Vaginal Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/2/2017 12:00:00 AM

Muscle Pain (Myalgia)
Source: MedicineNet Polymyalgia Rheumatica Specialty [2017.03.02]
Title: Muscle Pain (Myalgia)
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/27/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/2/2017 12:00:00 AM

Common causes of eye pain explained
Source: Allergy News From Medical News Today [2017.03.01]
In this article, learn about common causes of eye pain, such as corneal disorders, glaucoma, uveitis, and endophthalmitis. Also learn about eye care tips.

Valium May Be Useless for Acute Lower Back Pain
Source: MedicineNet Sciatica Specialty [2017.02.28]
Title: Valium May Be Useless for Acute Lower Back Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 2/27/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/28/2017 12:00:00 AM

Abdominal Pain (Causes, Remedies, Treatment)
Source: MedicineNet Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Specialty [2017.02.27]
Title: Abdominal Pain (Causes, Remedies, Treatment)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

Eye Pain
Source: MedicineNet Eye Care Specialty [2017.02.22]
Title: Eye Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 1/26/2004 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/22/2017 12:00:00 AM

Try Drug-Free Options First for Low Back Pain, New Guidelines Say
Source: MedicineNet tramadol Specialty [2017.02.14]
Title: Try Drug-Free Options First for Low Back Pain, New Guidelines Say
Category: Health News
Created: 2/13/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/14/2017 12:00:00 AM

Chronic Pain Syndrome: Treatment and Management for CPS
Source: MedicineNet Rotator Cuff Specialty [2017.02.07]
Title: Chronic Pain Syndrome: Treatment and Management for CPS
Category: Slideshows
Created: 4/26/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/7/2017 12:00:00 AM

Common Painkillers Don't Ease Back Pain, Study Finds
Source: MedicineNet Cox-2 Inhibitors Specialty [2017.02.03]
Title: Common Painkillers Don't Ease Back Pain, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 2/2/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/3/2017 12:00:00 AM

Acupuncture boosts effectiveness of standard medical care for chronic pain and depression
Source: Headache / Migraine News From Medical News Today [2017.01.31]
Health specialists at the University of York have found than acupuncture treatment can boost the effectiveness of standard medical care, lessening the severity of chronic pain and depression.

Arm Pain
Source: MedicineNet Polymyalgia Rheumatica Specialty [2017.01.23]
Title: Arm Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 4/8/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/23/2017 12:00:00 AM

Joint Pain
Source: MedicineNet Aseptic Necrosis Specialty [2017.01.20]
Title: Joint Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

Jaw Pain
Source: MedicineNet Bruises Specialty [2017.01.20]
Title: Jaw Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 3/27/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

Leg Pain
Source: MedicineNet Cuts, Scrapes and Puncture Wounds Specialty [2017.01.19]
Title: Leg Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 12/3/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/19/2017 12:00:00 AM

The weather's not to blame for your aches and pains
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2017.01.12]
New research from The George Institute for Global Health has revealed the weather plays no part in the symptoms associated with either back pain or osteoarthritis.

How Spain achieved a remarkably high rate of deceased organ donation
Source: Transplants / Organ Donations News From Medical News Today [2017.01.11]
Spain is leading the world in deceased organ donation. A new article published in the American Journal of Transplantation contains important information that can help other countries learn from the...

How to Relieve Sinus Pressure and Pain Naturally
Source: MedicineNet Eustachian Tube Problems Specialty [2017.01.11]
Title: How to Relieve Sinus Pressure and Pain Naturally
Category: Slideshows
Created: 12/6/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/11/2017 12:00:00 AM

Veterans endure higher pain severity than nonveterans
Source: Headache / Migraine News From Medical News Today [2016.12.14]
American veterans experience higher prevalence of pain and more severe pain than nonveterans, with young and middle-aged veterans suffering the most, according to a new analysis of the National...

What You Need to Know When Prescribed an Opioid Painkiller
Source: MedicineNet codeine Specialty [2016.12.13]
Title: What You Need to Know When Prescribed an Opioid Painkiller
Category: Health News
Created: 12/12/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/13/2016 12:00:00 AM

Painful Gums
Source: MedicineNet Canker Sores Specialty [2016.12.09]
Title: Painful Gums
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 4/1/2010 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/9/2016 12:00:00 AM

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

Winter Shoes Can Boost Bunion Pain
Source: MedicineNet Bunions 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

Neck Pain (Cervical Pain)
Source: MedicineNet Degenerative Disc 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

Shoulder and Neck Pain
Source: MedicineNet Degenerative Disc 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

Intrarosa Approved for Post-Menopausal Pain During Sex
Source: MedicineNet Pap Smear 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

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 5:37:27 PM

Abdominal Pain Causes
Source: MedicineNet Bladder Cancer 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

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: Veterinary 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.

Kidney Pain
Source: MedicineNet Edema 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.

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...

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

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

Could Prescribed NSAID Painkillers Raise Heart Failure Risk?
Source: MedicineNet diclofenac 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 cyclobenzaprine 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

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 Patellofemoral Syndrome 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

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 Appendectomy 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

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.

How to Prevent Painful Swimmer's Ear
Source: MedicineNet Ear Tubes 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

Surprising Reasons You're in Pain With Pictures
Source: MedicineNet hylan G-F 20 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 hylan G-F 20 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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

Pain (Acute and Chronic)
Source: MedicineNet propoxyphene and acetaminophen 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

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.

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.

PodMed: A Medical News Roundup From Johns Hopkins (with audio)
Source: MedPageToday.com - medical news plus CME for physicians [2017.05.27]
(MedPage Today) -- This week's topics include chocolate and atrial fibrillation, chondroitin and knee osteoarthritis, cannabidiol and seizures, and high fiber consumption and knee pain

Brazilian Doctors Use Fish Skin to Treat Burn Victims
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines [2017.05.26]
Researchers in Brazil are experimenting with a new treatment for severe burns using the skin of tilapia fish, an unorthodox procedure they say can ease the pain of victims and cut medical costs.
Reuters Health Information

Mindfulness-focused childbirth education leads to less depression
Source: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine News From Medical News Today [2017.05.26]
A study this month from researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) shows mindfulness training that addresses fear and pain during...

Pharma-Grade Chondroitin Scores for Knee OA (CME/CE)
Source: MedPageToday.com - medical news plus CME for physicians [2017.05.26]
(MedPage Today) -- Similar to celecoxib in pain relief and function

Long-Term Opioids for Neuropathy Linked to Adverse Events
Source: Medscape Anesthesiology Headlines [2017.05.24]
Long-term opioid therapy for neuropathic pain, defined as opioid use for 90 days or more, is associated with a higher risk for opioid dependency and overdose with no improvement in functional status.
Medscape Medical News

Eating more fiber may lower risk of osteoarthritis
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2017.05.24]
A new meta-analysis of two large cohort studies finds a link between a high intake of fiber and painful osteoarthritis of the knee.

Opioid Oversupply Common After Surgery
Source: Medscape NeurologyHeadlines [2017.05.22]
Most patients have unused opioid pills after treatment of surgical pain, while few report awareness of proper storage or disposal practices.
Medscape Medical News

Ankylosing spondylitis: Progression and outlook
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2017.05.22]
Ankylosing spondylitis is a chronic disorder that causes pain, stiffness, and inflammation. Learn about how it affects the body as it progresses.

Dehydration headaches: Signs, treatment, and prevention
Source: Headache / Migraine News From Medical News Today [2017.05.19]
Headaches are a common cause of pain but what is a dehydration headache? Learn about the symptoms, causes, and how to treat a dehydration headache.

Ankylosing spondylitis: Tests, diagnosis, and treatment
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2017.05.18]
In this article, we look at the questions and tests used to diagnose ankylosing spondylitis, which causes chronic pain in the lower back and buttocks.

Knee osteoarthritis: Steroid injections offer no benefit, study suggests
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2017.05.16]
Corticosteroid injections do not ease pain for patients with knee osteoarthritis and may even lead to greater loss of cartilage, new research suggests.

Can essential oils help treat fibromyalgia?
Source: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine News From Medical News Today [2017.05.08]
Fibromyalgia causes chronic pain and fatigue. Learn more about which essential oils can help manage the physical and mental symptoms.

Disfiguring eye symptoms diminish in Graves' eye disease drug trial
Source: Clinical Trials / Drug Trials News From Medical News Today [2017.05.05]
The disease is characterized by inflammation and a buildup of tissue around the eyes that cause them to bulge painfully from their sockets.

Symptoms of cystitis probably caused by bacterial infection, even when tests are negative
Source: Urology / Nephrology News From Medical News Today [2017.05.01]
The majority of women suffering with pain when urinating, or needing to urinate often or urgently probably do have a bacterial infection, even when nothing is detected by standard urine testing.

Polyneuropathy: Causes, symptoms, and treatment
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2017.04.29]
Polyneuropathy is damage to multiple nerves outside of the brain and central nervous system. This can cause pain, discomfort, and mobility difficulties.

Psoriasis on the face: Symptoms, causes, and treatments
Source: Immune System / Vaccines News From Medical News Today [2017.04.28]
Psoriasis is a chronic autoimmune disease that effects the skin, causing itchy and painful patches to form. Learn more about how it can affect the face.

Psoriatic arthritis and fatigue: Treatment, coping, and management
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2017.04.13]
People with psoriatic arthritis may experience fatigue due to inflammation and chronic pain. In this article, learn about how to manage this tiredness.

Scattered fibroglandular breast tissue: Causes and risk factors
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.04.09]
Women with scattered fibroglandular breast tissue may develop lumpy or painful breasts. This article discusses breast composition and when to see a doctor.

Combining opioids with anti-anxiety medicines linked to greater risk of overdose
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2017.03.16]
Taking opioids (strong prescription painkillers) together with benzodiazepines (widely used to treat anxiety and sleep problems) is associated with greater risk of opioid overdose, finds a study in...

Researchers aim to cure headache during flight
Source: Headache / Migraine News From Medical News Today [2017.03.07]
Many people suffer from pain when they fly but that may soon be a thing of the past.

Discovery of a new gene critical in the development of lung and pancreatic cancers
Source: Lung Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.02.23]
Researchers at the Center for Applied Medical Research (CIMA) of the University of Navarra (Spain) have identified a critical gene, FOSL1, in the development of lung and pancreatic cancer.

Stop using ultrasound to speed up fracture healing, advise experts
Source: MRI / PET / Ultrasound News From Medical News Today [2017.02.22]
New evidence suggests that receiving low intensity pulsed ultrasound (LIPUS) to speed up bone healing after fracture has little or no impact on pain or recovery time, say a panel of international...

Could a Mediterranean diet protect against ADHD?
Source: ADHD / ADD News From Medical News Today [2017.02.02]
Researchers from Spain have identified a link between low adherence to the Mediterranean diet and the risk of an ADHD diagnosis in children.

Scientists develop new flu vaccines for man's best friend
Source: Veterinary News From Medical News Today [2017.01.30]
It's that dreaded time of year - flu season. And we humans aren't the only ones feeling the pain. Dogs can get the flu, too.

Study points to potential monitoring approach for personalized treatment of spinal cord injuries
Source: Veterinary News From Medical News Today [2016.12.08]
Researchers have developed a urine test revealing the presence of a neurotoxin that likely worsens the severity and pain of spinal cord injuries, suggesting a new tool to treat the injuries.

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...

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.

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...

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.

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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