Pain
Cannabidiol may alleviate seizures and normalize brain rhythms in Angelman syndrome  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
A marijuana plant extract, also known as cannabidiol, is being commonly used to improve anxiety, sleep problems, pain, and many other neurological conditions. more
CBD may alleviate seizures, benefit behaviors in people with neurodevelopmental conditions  SCIENCE DAILY · 13 hours
A marijuana plant extract, also known as cannabidiol (CBD), is being commonly used to improve anxiety, sleep problems, pain, and many other neurological conditions. Now researchers... more
What can cause burping and stomach pain?  MNT · 1 day
Excess gas can cause burping and stomach pain. In other cases, these two symptoms can result from an underlying medical condition. Learn more here. more
Medical News Today: Should you exercise during your period?  MNT · 1 day
Exercise during a period can improve mood, reduce pain, and provide overall health benefits. Learn more about exercising during a period here. more
Medical News Today: What can cause burping and stomach pain?  MNT · 1 day
Excess gas can cause burping and stomach pain. In other cases, these two symptoms can result from an underlying medical condition. Learn more here. more
Clinical trial finds no difference in pain response between SBRT and cEBRT for patients with spinal metastases  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A Phase III, NRG Oncology clinical trial that compared radiosurgery or stereotactic body radiotherapy... more
Study explores link between rheumatoid arthritis widespread pain and smoking  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A team of researchers at the Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge in Stockholm, Sweden wanted to investigate if smoking status at the time of rheumatoid arthritis diagnosis was linked... more
Sudden warming over Antarctica to prolong Australia drought  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
A rare phenomenon causing "the strongest Antarctic warming on record" is set to deliver more pain to dought-stricken Australia, scientists said Friday. more
Parkinson’s patients benefit from “gamified” home exercise  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 days
Exercise is always difficult to sustain for more than a short period, in most cases. This is all the more true if you’re already sick or in pain, or find movements difficult, as with... more
Plant-based diet could heal your rheumatoid arthritis  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 days
According to the latest review, adopting a plant-based diet could well relieve the swollen joints and pain of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). more
Detecting patients’ pain levels via their brain signals  MIT · 1 week
System could help with diagnosing and treating noncommunicative patients. more
New research provides hope for people living with chronic pain  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
Researchers have been investigating which brain circuits are changed by injury, in order to develop targeted therapies to reset the brain to stop chronic pain. more
Study offers hope for people suffering from chronic pain  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
When you experience severe pain, like breaking or shattering a bone, the pain isn't just felt at the sight of the injury. more
Feeling legs again improves amputees' health  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
Two volunteers are the first above-knee amputees in the world to feel their prosthetic foot and knee in real time. Their bionic prosthesis, which was developed by an international team of researchers, features sensors that connect... more
Pain in the asp: Bird-deterring nets create haven for stinging pests  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
While collecting data from live oak trees in the world's largest medical center, evolutionary ecologists have discovered huge quantities of one of North America's most venomous... more
Researchers find alarming risk for people coming off chronic opioid prescriptions  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
A recent study found an alarming outcome: Patients coming off opioids for pain were three times more likely to die of an overdose in the years... more
Climate change could bring short-term gain, long-term pain for loggerhead turtles  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
New research suggests that while some loggerheads will suffer from the effects of a changing climate, populations in certain nesting areas could stand to reap important... more
Researchers receive $2.5 million NIH grant to study role of artemin in oral cancer pain  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Researchers at New York University Oral Cancer Center were awarded a $2.5 million grant (R01CA228525) from the National... more
Climate change could bring short-term gain, long-term pain for loggerhead turtles  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
An overwhelming scientific consensus affirms that for thousands of species across the globe, climate change is an immediate and existential threat. more
Medical News Today: How to relieve laryngitis symptoms at home  MNT · 2 weeks
Laryngitis can cause pain and irritation in the throat. Although it will go away with time, many home remedies can speed up the healing process and ease bothersome... more
Benefits of cognitive behavioral therapy for IBS continue 2 years after treatment  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a common gastrointestinal disorder affecting 10 - 20 per cent of people. Abdominal pain, bloating and altered bowel habit... more
Research shows benefits of cognitive behavioral therapy for IBS continue 2 years after treatment  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Irritable Bowel Syndrome is a common gastrointestinal disorder affecting 10 - 20 per cent of people. Abdominal pain, bloating and... more
When more pain means more gain  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
It seems unimaginable that intense, self-inflicted pain can result in an individual feeling much better, but that was the case with a longstanding ritual studied by researchers at the University of Connecticut. more
New cardio trial shows reduced wait times and hospital admissions  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
A major new study led by Flinders University Professor Derek Chew shows that up to 70% of patients presenting to Australian hospital emergency departments with chest pain could... more
Rapid diagnosis protocol does not improve outcomes for patients with chest pain  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Discharge of patients with suspected acute coronary syndromes under a 0- and 1-hour high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T (hs-cTnT) protocol is safe, according to late... more
Protein shakes may not be the most effective way to relieve post-gym muscle pain  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Protein shakes have long been touted as a gym bag essential, consumed by gym-goers in an effort to boost muscle... more
Protein shakes may not be the answer for post-gym muscle pain  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Sports scientists found that neither whey-protein based shakes nor milk-based formulas enhanced the rate of muscle recovery following resistance training when compared to a carbohydrate only... more
Medical News Today: Post-workout protein shakes: Do they reduce muscle pain, aid recovery?  MNT · 2 weeks
A study assessed whether whey or milk protein could boost muscle recovery after a workout. It concluded that neither were better than... more
'Wasabi receptor' may advance treatments for chronic pain  MNT · 3 weeks
A pain response that scorpion toxin triggers may help researchers further their understanding of chronic pain and allow them to develop new therapies. more
Medical News Today: 'Wasabi receptor' may advance treatments for chronic pain  MNT · 3 weeks
A pain response that scorpion toxin triggers may help researchers further their understanding of chronic pain and allow them to develop new therapies. more
Medical News Today: How can diabetes cause joint pain?  MNT · 3 weeks
Diabetes can lead to joint pain by affecting the muscles, skeleton, and nervous system. It also has links with two types of arthritis. Learn more here. more
Psychosensory electronic skin technology for future AI and humanoid development  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Scientists have developed electronic skin technology for robots or electronic devices to feel pain through sense of touch. Expected to be applied in humanoid that needs 5 human... more
How children who dread PE lessons at school can be given a sporting chance  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
For some school children, PE is the best lesson of the week—a chance to leave the desk behind, get outside,... more
Medical News Today: The duration of dry socket  MNT · 3 weeks
Dry socket can last up to 7 days. It can occur after tooth extraction and causes symptoms, including intense pain. Learn more here. more
How chikungunya virus may cause chronic joint pain  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
A new method for permanently marking cells infected with chikungunya virus could reveal how the virus continues to cause joint pain for months to years after the initial infection, according to a... more
Study opens up new ways to understand the cause of chronic viral arthritis  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Since chikungunya virus emerged in the Americas in 2013, it has infected millions of people, causing fever, headache, rash, and muscle and... more
Simply being with someone you love can lessen physical pain  MNT · 3 weeks
According to a recent study, all it takes for us to feel less pain is to be in the presence of our significant other, even if we do... more
Medical News Today: Simply being with someone you love can lessen physical pain  MNT · 3 weeks
According to a recent study, all it takes for us to feel less pain is to be in the presence of our... more
In India’s burgeoning pain market, U.S. drugmakers stand to gain  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Pain, like death, is a universal phenomenon. The sour grimace on the woman's face, registering her bodily complaints to Dr. G.P. Dureja in his East Delhi office, would... more
Study reveals link between popular pain medication and greater risk of hypoglycemia  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Since its approval in 1995, the opioid tramadol (marketed as ConZip and Ultram) has become a widely prescribed remedy for osteoarthritis and other painful... more
Popular pain medication associated with greater risk of hypoglycemia  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
As the opioid tramadol has grown in popularity so too have documented cases of adverse effects. In a new study, researchers show that patients who take tramadol are at greater... more
Medical News Today: What to know about kidney pain after drinking alcohol  MNT · 3 weeks
The kidneys are responsible for filtering out waste products, including alcohol, from the body. Kidney pain can be a sign of serious health issues.... more
Scientists identify potential cause of statin-related muscle pain  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
An international team of researchers may have discovered why some people experience muscle pain after taking statins and have shown that moderate exercise may be a good way for people taking statins... more
Smartphone-based device for detecting norovirus, the 'cruise ship' microbe  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Made infamous by outbreaks on cruise ships, norovirus can really ruin a vacation, causing severe vomiting, diarrhea and stomach pain. But the highly infectious virus can also strike closer to... more
Medical News Today: Blocking key protein could treat chronic pain  MNT · 3 weeks
New research in mice sheds light on the development of chronic pain, and neuropathic pain, in particular, paving the way for more effective treatments. more
Survey reveals escalating interest to use marijuana or cannabinoids for managing pain  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Millennials lead the escalating interest in marijuana and cannabinoid compounds for managing pain – with older generations not far behind – and yet most... more
Medical News Today: What happens if you do pushups every day?  MNT · 4 weeks
Pushups are a beneficial exercise that people can do every day. Pushups can increase muscle mass and cardiovascular health. Risks include back pain. Learn more here. more
Medical News Today: How to get rid of a toothache at night  MNT · 4 weeks
A toothache can cause severe pain and prevent a person from falling asleep. Learn about nine different methods to get rid of a toothache... more
Medical News Today: Chronic pain research: Linking psychology, sociology, and neuroscience  MNT · 4 weeks
Understanding chronic pain is challenging. A recent study examined the interplay between sociological, psychological, and neurological factors. more
Chronic pain research: Linking psychology, sociology, and neuroscience  MNT · 4 weeks
Understanding chronic pain is challenging. A recent study examined the interplay between sociological, psychological, and neurological factors. more
Scorpion toxin that targets 'wasabi receptor' may help solve mystery of chronic pain  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Researchers have discovered a scorpion toxin that targets the 'wasabi receptor,' a chemical-sensing protein found in nerve cells that's responsible for the... more
Anxiety, depression associated with increased opioid use following surgery  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Surgeons wielding their life-saving scalpels, laparoscopic tools, or other implements to repair or remove what ails their patients understand all too well that pain is an unavoidable part of the... more
Anxiety, depression linked to more opioid use after surgery  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Surgeons wielding their life-saving scalpels, laparoscopic tools, or other implements to repair or remove what ails their patients understand all too well that pain is an unavoidable part of the... more
Massage Therapy Foundation announces research grant to address pain and opioid use in veterans  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
The Massage Therapy Foundation has awarded $210,000 for a research grant to the Defense and Veterans Center for Integrative Pain... more
Medical News Today: Can essential oils ease endometriosis symptoms?  MNT · 4 weeks
While typical treatment for endometriosis includes surgery, hormone therapy, and pain medications, some people also use essential oils. Learn whether they are effective here. more
Self-administered acupressure could help improve lower back pain symptoms  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
A recent study finds that acupressure, a traditional Chinese medicine technique, can improve chronic pain symptoms in the lower back. more
UNM researchers find strong evidence that cannabis can significantly alleviate pain  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Using the largest database of real-time recordings of the effects of common and commercially available cannabis products in the United States, researchers at The University of... more
Lower back pain? Self-administered acupressure could help  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
A recent study found that people with chronic lower back pain who performed self-administered acupressure experienced improvement in pain and fatigue symptoms. more
Cannabis flower is an effective mid-level analgesic medication for pain  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Using the largest database of real-time recordings of the effects of common and commercially available cannabis products in the United States, researchers found strong evidence that cannabis can... more
Integrated approach unifies psychology and neurophysiology of chronic pain  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
An integrated approach that unifies psychosocial factors with neurobiology sheds light on chronic pain traits and their underlying brain networks, according to a study published August 20 in the open-access... more
Medical News Today: How to relieve gum pain fast  MNT · 4 weeks
From tea bags to cold compresses, many home remedies can quickly relieve mild-to-moderate gum pain. Learn about these methods, and when to see a dentist, here. more
Medical News Today: What causes eyebrow pain?  MNT · 4 weeks
There are many possible causes of eyebrow pain, including sinusitis, headaches, shingles, and glaucoma. Learn about these and other causes, as well as how to get relief, here. more
Painting a bigger biosociological picture of chronic pain  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
An integrated approach that unifies psychosocial factors with neurobiology sheds light on chronic pain traits and their underlying brain networks, according to a new study. more
Multi-tasking protein at the root of neuropathic pain  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Neuropathic pain is a chronic condition resulting from nerve injury and is characterized by increased pain sensitivity. Although known to be associated with overly excitable neurons in the spinal cord, the mechanisms... more
Protein implicated in neuron growth and cell adhesion appears crucial for pain sensitization  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Researchers from Japan's Osaka University have made an important leap in our understanding of how chronic pain conditions develop. more
Study reaffirms importance of empathy and understanding in treating patients with chronic pain  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Osteopathic medicine's emphasis on physician empathy and understanding leads to higher patient satisfaction, a study by researchers at UNTHSC's Texas College of... more
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