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Key signaling protein associated with addiction controls the actions of oxycodone on pain
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2017.01.19]
RGS9-2, a key signaling protein in the brain known to play a critical role in the development of addiction-related behaviors, acts as a positive modulator of oxycodone reward in both pain-free and...

Mixing opioids and alcohol may increase likelihood of dangerous respiratory complication
Source: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs News From Medical News Today [2017.02.09]
Taking one oxycodone tablet together with even a modest amount of alcohol increases the risk of a potentially life-threatening side effect known as respiratory depression, which causes breathing to...

Morning Report: Low Back Pain, Visceral Fat, Mammograms
Source: Medscape Family Medicine Headlines [2017.02.24]
Dr Arefa Cassoobhoy highlights some of this week's most important medical news: new ACP guidelines on low back pain, using waist/hip ratios to predict risk, and the harms of false-positive mammograms.
Medscape Internal Medicine

Mediterranean diet may decrease pain associated with obesity
Source: Nutrition / Diet News From Medical News Today [2017.02.24]
Those who eat more fish, plant proteins less likely to suffer, study finds.Eating a Mediterranean diet could decrease the chances an overweight person will experience regular pain, new research...

Itch neurons play a role in managing pain
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2017.02.24]
There are neurons in your skin that are wired for one purpose and one purpose only: to sense itchy things.

Removing Barriers to Pain Relief in Older Adults
Source: Medscape Family Medicine Headlines [2017.02.23]
Approaches to pain have shifted from concerns about undertreatment to concerns about overprescribing. Where can we find the balance for older adults?
Medscape Nurses

An alternative to opioids? Compound from marine snail is potent pain reliever
Source: Biology / Biochemistry News From Medical News Today [2017.02.22]
A tiny snail may offer an alternative to opioids for pain relief. Scientists at the University of Utah have found a compound that blocks pain by targeting a pathway not associated with opioids.

Eye Pain
Source: MedicineNet Aches, Pain, Fever 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

Prescription-Drug Monitoring Cuts Doctor-Shopping for Painkillers
Source: Medscape Anesthesiology Headlines [2017.02.21]
State programs that require physicians to check drug registries before writing prescriptions appeared to slash the odds of doctor-shopping for opioid pain relievers, a new study found.
Reuters Health Information

Many Physicians, Nurses Want Pain Removed as Fifth Vital Sign
Source: Medscape Anesthesiology Headlines [2017.02.21]
Slightly more than half of Medscape survey respondents also said they often or sometimes felt pressure to prescribe.
Medscape Medical News

Online Intervention Reduces Knee Pain, Improves Mobility
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines [2017.02.21]
An online intervention that included physiotherapy, a pain management course, and educational materials substantially reduced chronic knee pain and improved mobility in an Australian study.
Medscape Medical News

Morning Break: Feeling Good about Chronic Pain; Freezing Genitals; Geezer Stoners
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry [2017.02.21]
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web, gathered by the MedPage Today staff

Chest Pain: Is It Costochondritis?
Source: MedicineNet Costochondritis and Tietze Syndrome Specialty [2017.02.21]
Title: Chest Pain: Is It Costochondritis?
Category: eMedicineHealth Doctor's Perspective
Created: 4/20/2006 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/21/2017 12:00:00 AM

Prospect for more effective treatment of nerve pain
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2017.02.20]
Trigeminal neuralgia is characterized by sharp, lancinating pain in the teeth or facial area. The standard treatment for this chronic nerve pain can cause burdening side effects.

Placebo and valium are equally effective for acute lower back pain in the ER
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2017.02.20]
Emergency patients treated with naproxen and placebo had outcomes as good as or better than patients treated with naproxen and diazepam (trade name Valium) for acute lower back pain, according to...

RheumNow: Chronic Pain Associated with Poverty and Less Education
Source: MedPage Today Rheumatology [2017.02.20]
(MedPage Today) -- A recent analysis examined pain disparities among older adults

Chest pain: New tool helps doctors decide when tests are needed
Source: Cardiovascular / Cardiology News From Medical News Today [2017.02.17]
A two year follow-up on a study involving more than 10,000 people with stable chest pain finds that an online tool can accurately predict which patients are likely to have normal non-invasive tests...

New clinical guideline issued for treating low back pain
Source: Clinical Trials / Drug Trials News From Medical News Today [2017.02.14]
The American College of Physicians have just issued their clinical practice guideline for the noninvasive treatment of nonradicular low back pain.

Try Drug-Free Options First for Low Back Pain, New Guidelines Say
Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain 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

Low Back Pain? Relax, Breathe and Try Yoga
Source: MedicineNet Low Back Pain Specialty [2017.02.13]
Title: Low Back Pain? Relax, Breathe and Try Yoga
Category: Health News
Created: 2/10/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/13/2017 12:00:00 AM

Health Tip: Keep Neck Pain in Check
Source: MedicineNet Neck Pain Specialty [2017.02.13]
Title: Health Tip: Keep Neck Pain in Check
Category: Health News
Created: 2/13/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/13/2017 12:00:00 AM

Single Radiation Dose Improves Bone Pain Relief, QoL (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today Radiology [2017.02.09]
(MedPage Today) -- Study reinforces benefits of low-dose palliative radiotherapy

Chronic Pain Syndrome: Treatment and Management for CPS
Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain 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 Low Back Pain 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

How to stop pain from serious burns using epigenetics
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2017.02.02]
The unpleasant sensation sparked by the nervous system when confronted with a harmful stimulus can be alleviated by blocking a genetic marker that switches off the activity of the neurons involved.

Misdiagnosed foot, ankle injuries may result in arthritis, chronic pain and disability
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2017.02.01]
Front-line physicians are advised to err on the side of caution and opt for additional imaging and second opinions when diagnosing six common foot and ankle injuries.

Acupuncture boosts effectiveness of standard medical care for chronic pain and depression
Source: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine 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.

Low Back Pain Common Among Kids
Source: MedicineNet Low Back Pain Specialty [2017.01.31]
Title: Low Back Pain Common Among Kids
Category: Health News
Created: 1/30/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/31/2017 12:00:00 AM

Study in teens shows that brain responses to rewards are linked to pain sensitivity
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2017.01.30]
Patterns of brain responses to rewards are a significant predictor of pain symptoms - a link that is already present by adolescence - and may be influenced by gene variants affecting pain...

Lupus: Pain in Neck & Back
Source: MedicineNet Systemic Lupus Specialty [2017.01.26]
Title: Lupus: Pain in Neck & Back
Category: Doctor's & Expert's views on Symptoms
Created: 8/29/2000 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/26/2017 12:00:00 AM

Arm Pain
Source: MedicineNet Ankle Pain and Tendinitis 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 Ankle Pain and Tendinitis 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 Ankle Pain and Tendinitis 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

Can chair yoga relieve osteoarthritis pain?
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2017.01.15]
A new randomized control study is the first to show that chair yoga can help to reduce pain in seniors with lower extremity osteoarthritis.

The weather's not to blame for your aches and pains
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology 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

Pain relief without the high
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2017.01.05]
Researchers at Leiden University led by Mario van der Stelt (Leiden Institute for Chemistry) have set 'gold standards' for developing new painkillers based on the medicinal effects of cannabis.

Scripps Florida scientists identify novel compound to alleviate pain and itch
Source: Allergy News From Medical News Today [2016.12.23]
In a new study, scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have identified a possible drug candidate that suppresses pain and itch in animal models.

Everyday Pain Relievers May Be Linked to Hearing Loss in Some Women
Source: MedicineNet Deafness Specialty [2016.12.20]
Title: Everyday Pain Relievers May Be Linked to Hearing Loss in Some Women
Category: Health News
Created: 12/19/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/20/2016 12:00:00 AM

Prolonged use of some painkillers tied to hearing loss in women
Source: Hearing / Deafness News From Medical News Today [2016.12.15]
A study of over 55,000 women finds longer use of NSAIDs and acetaminophen - but not aspirin - is tied to slightly higher risk of hearing loss in women.

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...

Testicular Pain (Pain in the Testicles)
Source: MedicineNet Blood In Semen Specialty [2016.12.14]
Title: Testicular Pain (Pain in the Testicles)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 1/31/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/14/2016 12:00:00 AM

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

Shingles Pain
Source: MedicineNet Chickenpox (Varicella) Specialty [2016.12.12]
Title: Shingles Pain
Category: Doctor's & Expert's views on Symptoms
Created: 5/9/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/12/2016 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

Autism-linked protein crucial for feeling pain
Source: Autism News From Medical News Today [2016.12.05]
Well-known autism and pain proteins are likely co-conspirators.Sensory problems are common to autism spectrum disorders.

New Drug Might Reduce Sickle Cell Pain Crises
Source: MedicineNet Sickle Cell Specialty [2016.12.05]
Title: New Drug Might Reduce Sickle Cell Pain Crises
Category: Health News
Created: 12/3/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/5/2016 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

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 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

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 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

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

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

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 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.

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 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 cyclobenzaprine 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 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

Neuropathic Pain
Source: MedicineNet desipramine 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: Headache / Migraine 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.

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

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.

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

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 sumatriptan 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

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

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

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

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 Shin Splints 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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

PodMed: A Medical News Roundup From Johns Hopkins (with audio)
Source: MedPageToday.com - medical news plus CME for physicians [2017.02.25]
(MedPage Today) -- This week's topics include light treatment and Parkinson's, ultrasound for bone healing, knee pain treatment over the Internet, and maintaining weight loss

New Approaches in Managing Interstitial Cystitis
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines [2017.02.24]
While there is no consensus on treatment for interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome, the American Urological Association guideline recommends a step-wise approach.
U.S. Pharmacist

Slim Evidence for Off-Label Antidepressant Prescribing
Source: Medscape Psychiatry & Mental Health Headlines [2017.02.24]
Antidepressants are often prescribed off label for a variety of indications, including insomnia and pain. But new research suggests much of this prescribing is unsupported by the evidence.
Medscape Medical News

See-through heating pad could help prevent burns from thermotherapy
Source: Medical Devices / Diagnostics News From Medical News Today [2017.02.24]
To soothe aches and pains, many people turn to heating pads, patches or creams. Although a common practice, thermotherapy can cause burns.

Improvements in ACL surgery may help prevent knee osteoarthritis
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2017.02.23]
Injury to the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in the knee frequently leads to early-onset osteoarthritis, a painful condition that can occur even if the patient has undergone ACL reconstruction to...

Discovery of a new gene critical in the development of lung and pancreatic cancers
Source: Genetics 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.

Headache Common Stroke Symptom in Kids
Source: MedPage Today Cardiology [2017.02.23]
(MedPage Today) -- While pediatric stroke is rare, nearly half present with pain

Stop using ultrasound to speed up fracture healing, advise experts
Source: Bones / Orthopedics 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...

Make the Diagnosis: Heel Lesion Headscratcher
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology [2017.02.22]
(MedPage Today) -- Case Findings: A 15-year-old male basketball player who was at his primary care doctor for a routine physical asked about black hyperpigmented macules that sometimes appeared on his heels during the season. They were usually in a linear configuration, were not painful, and might appear on just one heel or both. They went away during his last school break when he didn't have practice, but came back immediately after his first practice. Can you diagnose the patient? Use the Differential Builder in VisualDx to help you.

White Blood Cells Can Predict Steroid Response in OA
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines [2017.02.21]
Dr Kevin Deane highlights a study showing that higher synovial fluid white blood cell counts are associated with improved pain after methylprednisolone injection.
Medscape Rheumatology

Research uncovers bacteria linking Crohn's disease to arthritis
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2017.02.13]
Patients with Crohn's disease, a type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that causes abdominal pain and diarrhea, can also experience joint pain.

Study provides insights on optimal treatment of Paget's disease of bone
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2017.02.10]
In a study of patients with Paget's disease of bone - a common skeletal disorder that can lead to bone deformity, fractures, osteoarthritis, and bone pain - long-term intensive bisphosphonate...

Alpha-lipoic acid prevents kidney stones in mouse model of rare genetic disease
Source: Clinical Trials / Drug Trials News From Medical News Today [2017.02.08]
Alpha-lipoic acid, a dietary supplement widely available to consumers, prevented stone formation in a mouse model of cystinuria, a rare inherited disease that causes recurrent formation of painful...

Make the Diagnosis: Curious Cheek Lesion
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology [2017.02.06]
(MedPage Today) -- Case Findings: A 45-year-old woman presents with a scaly grey lesion on her right cheek. She says the lesion has been present for the past 2 years, but she thinks it is getting bigger. The lesion appears scaly, but she reports that it is not itchy or painful, and there is no draining or crusting. She has a family history of skin cancer and reports using an over-the-counter "fading cream. What is your diagnosis?

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: Flu / Cold / SARS 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.

Can Marijuana Help Treat Fibromyalgia?
Source: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs News From Medical News Today [2017.01.21]
Many people use marijuana as for pain relief, so might it be used as treatment for fibromyalgia? Learn about what research has to say about the drug.

What Home Remedies for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Are There?
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2016.12.20]
Carpal tunnel syndrome can cause numbness and pain in the hand and stems from a problem in the wrist. Find out some tips for coping with this syndrome.

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...

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.

FDA permits marketing of balloon device to treat persistent Eustachian tube dysfunction
Source: Hearing / Deafness 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...

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...

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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