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  • Greece's nightmare has begun, and it's getting worse - CBS News

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    30 Jun 2015 | 2:31 am
    PoliticoGreece's nightmare has begun, and it's getting worseCBS NewsThe economy in Greece has begun its descent into the fiscal abyss as the government of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras initiated capital controls on Monday. Economists say that will cause serious problems even if a last-minute deal is reached to prevent Pain on Greek streets may sway votersPoliticoPoorer neighbors unmoved by Greek painHonolulu Star-AdvertiserThe Latest: German business see limited pain from Greek exitHawaii News NowMoneycontrol.comall 11,740 news articles »
  • Tamper-resistant opioids will not solve opioid addiction problem

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    30 Jun 2015 | 2:00 am
    Tamper-resistant formulations of drugs will not solve the problems of opioid addiction and overdose, argues a commentary in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal).
  • Many Doctors Underestimate Risks of Prescription Painkillers: Survey

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    29 Jun 2015 | 12:00 am
    Title: Many Doctors Underestimate Risks of Prescription Painkillers: SurveyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/26/2015 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/29/2015 12:00:00 AM
  • Latest Medicinal Pot Studies Just Raise More Questions

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    29 Jun 2015 | 12:16 pm
    The Journal of the American Medical Association for June 23 was a kind of marijuana special issue, with two separate research articles and an editorial on the subject of medicinal pot. The takeaway message, at least according to most news articles about the JAMA findings, is along the lines of "Medical marijuana not shown to be effective for many problems it's prescribed to help."
  • Scientists discover that male and female mice process pain differently - The Verge

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    29 Jun 2015 | 10:07 am
    Medical News TodayScientists discover that male and female mice process pain differentlyThe VergeThe nervous system's dials for communicating chronic pain to the body work differently in male and female mice, according to a study published today in Nature Neuroscience. If this difference is also found in humans, it could lead to chronic pain Research Finds Males and Females Process Chronic Pain DifferentlyNewswise (press release)Scientists discover gender difference in pain transmissionMedical News TodaySex divide seen in mechanism that produces persistent painNature.comThe…
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  • Greece's nightmare has begun, and it's getting worse - CBS News

    30 Jun 2015 | 2:31 am
    PoliticoGreece's nightmare has begun, and it's getting worseCBS NewsThe economy in Greece has begun its descent into the fiscal abyss as the government of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras initiated capital controls on Monday. Economists say that will cause serious problems even if a last-minute deal is reached to prevent Pain on Greek streets may sway votersPoliticoPoorer neighbors unmoved by Greek painHonolulu Star-AdvertiserThe Latest: German business see limited pain from Greek exitHawaii News NowMoneycontrol.comall 11,740 news articles »
  • Konami Details Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Soundtrack - Attack of the Fanboy

    30 Jun 2015 | 12:16 am
    Attack of the FanboyKonami Details Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain SoundtrackAttack of the FanboyMetal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain soundtrack has been listed on the Konami Japan website. It sounds like the soundtrack has the entire score from Ground Zeroes too. Donna Burke's original song “Sins of the Father” is included as well as “Quiet's ...MGS V: The Phantom Pain Soundtrack Details Revealed, 50 Tracks On Two DiscsGamepurMetal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain Release Date for PS4, Xbox One and PCGospel Heraldall 6 news articles »
  • Batman: Arkham Knight Riddler Missions Guide – How to Beat Drain Pain - Twinfinite

    29 Jun 2015 | 8:38 pm
    TwinfiniteBatman: Arkham Knight Riddler Missions Guide – How to Beat Drain PainTwinfiniteFor this Batman: Arkham Knight Riddler, challenge, the Riddler will want to test your skills in the sewers. He's aggravated this time, calling you a cheat and a liar playing with expensive toys. But he'll still give you a riddle to get you started. He and more »
  • The stocks shielding you from pain today - USA TODAY

    29 Jun 2015 | 4:58 pm
    USA TODAYThe stocks shielding you from pain todayUSA TODAYAmerican Electric Power's General James M. Gavin Plant Thursday Jan. 15, 2004 in Cheshire, Ohio. Jay LaPrete/For USA Today. It's an ugly day for markets just about everywhere. Except here: Utility stocks are the beacon of protection. Utilities stocks
  • Puerto Rico Governor: It's Time For Bondholders To Share Our Pain - Huffington Post

    29 Jun 2015 | 4:51 pm
    Puerto Rico Governor: It's Time For Bondholders To Share Our PainHuffington PostGarcía Padilla -- who spoke more than one hour later than scheduled while the live feed organized by his office played assorted public announcements -- said bondholders should share the pain being suffered by the Puerto Rican public as it struggles to ...and more »
 
 
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  • Latest Medicinal Pot Studies Just Raise More Questions

    29 Jun 2015 | 12:16 pm
    The Journal of the American Medical Association for June 23 was a kind of marijuana special issue, with two separate research articles and an editorial on the subject of medicinal pot. The takeaway message, at least according to most news articles about the JAMA findings, is along the lines of "Medical marijuana not shown to be effective for many problems it's prescribed to help."
  • Should you treat chronic pain with opioids?

    29 Jun 2015 | 8:05 am
    They can also help reduce pain associated with terminal or very serious illnesses, such as cancer. But opioids are also prescribed to millions of people who have long-term, chronic pain-arthritis, lower-back pain, or nerve pain, for example.
  • Iowa doctor fined, banned from treating chronic pain

    28 Jun 2015 | 5:49 am
    Iowa regulators have fined a Chariton doctor $3,000 and banned him from treating patients with chronic pain following allegations he over-prescribed painkillers. The allegations stem from David Marcowitz's former practice in Moline, Ill.
  • FDA Approves St. Jude Medical's Upgradeable, MRI-Compatable Spinal Cord Stimulation System

    26 Jun 2015 | 4:16 pm
    St. Jude Medical, Inc. , a global medical device manufacturer, announced that it has received FDA approval of the company's Protg MRI spinal cord stimulation system, along with approval for related percutaneous leads , which have received MR-conditional labeling for use with the Protg MRI system for chronic pain treatment. According to the press release, the Protg MRI system is the world's smallest available MR-conditional SCS implantable pulse generator, as well as the only device to allow patients to safely undergo head and extremity MRI scans.
  • Pain Matters; for chronic pain

    26 Jun 2015 | 11:05 am
    Debbie Nicholson Diseases & Illness Examiner talks with Paul Gileno, Executive Director, U.S. Pain Foundation and Dr. Melanie Rosenblatt, Medical Director of Pain Management, North Broward Medical Center Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd recently launched PainMatters.com , a new resource to help healthcare professionals and people affected by pain.
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  • Scientists discover that male and female mice process pain differently - The Verge

    29 Jun 2015 | 10:07 am
    Medical News TodayScientists discover that male and female mice process pain differentlyThe VergeThe nervous system's dials for communicating chronic pain to the body work differently in male and female mice, according to a study published today in Nature Neuroscience. If this difference is also found in humans, it could lead to chronic pain Research Finds Males and Females Process Chronic Pain DifferentlyNewswise (press release)Scientists discover gender difference in pain transmissionMedical News TodaySex divide seen in mechanism that produces persistent painNature.comThe…
  • Giving Pain a Voice - Chronic Pain Toronto plunges headlong into fight against ... - Virtual Press Office (press release)

    29 Jun 2015 | 9:45 am
    Giving Pain a Voice - Chronic Pain Toronto plunges headlong into fight against Virtual Press Office (press release)TORONTO, June 29, 2015 /CNW/ - Chronic Pain Toronto (CPT) is a non-profit advocacy group that promotes early diagnosis and comprehensive treatment plans for people in pain. They work with people and health professionals to bridge the gap between ...and more »
  • Chronic Pain Patients Feeling Discomfort to Being Ignored - National Pain Report

    29 Jun 2015 | 8:18 am
    National Pain ReportChronic Pain Patients Feeling Discomfort to Being IgnoredNational Pain ReportTwo surveys, one completed and one nearly so, are in the news. They show a chronic pain patient who is at best uneasy and at worst alarmed about today's environment. Conversations between healthcare providers and people with chronic pain are ...
  • Novartis to Pay at Least $200 Million for Chronic Pain Medicine - Bloomberg

    29 Jun 2015 | 4:00 am
    Novartis to Pay at Least $200 Million for Chronic Pain MedicineBloombergNovartis AG agreed to buy closely held Spinifex Pharmaceuticals Inc. for at least $200 million, adding an experimental drug for chronic pain. Novartis will make extra payments to Spinifex's investors, which include the fund that controls insulin maker Novartis pays €625M for Spinifex's chronic pain treatmentLabiotech.eu (blog)Novartis buys chronic pain specialist Spinifex PharmaPMLiVENovartis to buy chronic pain drug developer Spinifex Pharmaceuticalsdomain-BReuters -Clinical Leaderall 139 news…
  • Online tools can help manage pain - Philly.com

    28 Jun 2015 | 8:33 pm
    Philly.comOnline tools can help manage painPhilly.com(Reuters Health) - People with chronic pain may be able to use online tools to manage their symptoms, lessening the need for frequent doctor visits, an Australian study suggests. Researchers tested a series of web-based pain management tutorials on a ...and more »
 
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  • How Men And Women Perceive Pain Differently

    29 Jun 2015 | 10:40 pm
    A report in the journal Nature Neuroscience took a look at microglia, and analyzed the impact of specific pain treatments, whether they were done on men or on women. They found that different types of immune cells are involved in chronic pain in males and ...
  • More Rearch On Cannabinoids For Medical Use Needed, Study Finds

    29 Jun 2015 | 10:31 pm
    A new study revealed that there was “moderate-quality evidence” to support the use of cannabinoid compounds for the treatment of chronic pain and spasticity. The same report also found that there was “lower-quality evidence” suggesting that ...
  • Men and women could use different cells to process pain

    29 Jun 2015 | 9:55 pm
    Credit: Todd/Flickr While we need to be cautious about translating these results to humans, the authors conclude by asking whether we should start thinking about different ways of managing chronic pain in men and women. For example, could drugs be ...
  • Novartis buys chronic pain specialist Spinifex Pharma

    29 Jun 2015 | 9:40 pm
    Novartis has joined in the pursuit of an effective therapy for neuropathic pain after acquiring Australian pharmaceutical company Spinifex for an upfront payment of $200m. The deal, which also includes provisions for clinical and regulatory milestone ...
  • Scientists discover gender difference in pain transmission

    29 Jun 2015 | 8:40 pm
    contrary to longstanding theories on pain. These findings may have implications for future treatment of chronic pain - the most prevalent human health condition - implying that different strategies could be required for treating men and women. The study is ...
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  • Mum 'too young for smear test' forced to endure 6 months of cervical cancer ... - Mirror.co.uk

    25 Jun 2015 | 6:41 am
    Mirror.co.ukMum 'too young for smear test' forced to endure 6 months of cervical cancer Mirror.co.ukA mother was forced to endure six months of cervical cancer pain before she was diagnosed - because doctors said she was too young to have a smear test. Siobhan Galbraith, aged 21, is now undergoing chemotherapy and radiotherapy which will leave her ...and more »
  • New Procedure Helps Cancer Patients Deal With Pain - CBS Local

    24 Jun 2015 | 2:27 pm
    CBS LocalNew Procedure Helps Cancer Patients Deal With PainCBS LocalMike Schuh reports a new procedure is helping cancer patients at Northwest Hospital. A week ago, Frank Girard was in a wheelchair. For the past year, he's been fighting lung cancer. Then a tumor grew into his spine. He was bedridden; the pain never
  • Can placebo pills help cancer survivors manage fatigue? - CBS News

    23 Jun 2015 | 8:11 pm
    CBS NewsCan placebo pills help cancer survivors manage fatigue?CBS NewsThere is scientific evidence to suggest that the placebo effect on pain may be partly due to the release of endorphins -- the body's natural painkillers -- in the brain, according to the American Cancer Society. But there may be more to it than that Can Placebo Pills Help Cancer Survivors Manage Pain?WIBWHow 'open-label' placebos turn fake pills into real treatmentMedical Xpressall 7 news articles »
  • How Massage Can Reduce Cancer Pain and Anxiety - Everyday Health (blog)

    23 Jun 2015 | 2:38 pm
    Everyday Health (blog)How Massage Can Reduce Cancer Pain and AnxietyEveryday Health (blog)A meta-analysis published in Integrative Cancer Therapies in 2015 that looked at the effects of massage therapy on pain found that massage therapy significantly reduced cancer pain compared to conventional care. The researchers found that massage was ...
  • Treating Pain in Patients with Cancer: Considerations When Prescribing Opioids - Cancer Therapy Advisor

    23 Jun 2015 | 6:22 am
    Cancer Therapy AdvisorTreating Pain in Patients with Cancer: Considerations When Prescribing OpioidsCancer Therapy AdvisorAdequate pain control for patients with cancer can be extremely challenging, especially in those patients receiving chemotherapy or radiation therapy and/or in patients with end-stage disease. Opioids represent one of the most commonly used medication ...
 
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  • Doctors hope to use herpes to cure cancer. Here’s how.

    29 Jun 2015 | 10:45 pm
    Once cancer spreads, your immune system has very little recourse ... virotherapy has been shown to cause mild and short-lived symptoms. “The patients we treated definitely had flu-like symptoms,” said Loren Mell, a virotherapy researcher at University ...
  • Woman thought she had hayfever but it was actually cancer

    29 Jun 2015 | 10:29 pm
    ‘What started out as a few heavy nosebleeds turned out to be the most horrifying journey of my life.’ General cancer symptoms to look out for Your GP should check for cancer if you experience these symptoms (and they cannot be explained by anything else
  • My prostate cancer is back! New evidence on when to begin hormone therapy

    29 Jun 2015 | 10:19 pm
    Australasian researchers have provided a new choice for men with incurable prostate cancer. It is aimed at men who have been through attempted curative treatment but know it was unsuccessful. Although they have no symptoms of recurrence, they know from ...
  • Why Lung Cancer is the Deadliest Cancer, and Why it Doesn’t Have to Be

    29 Jun 2015 | 9:10 pm
    Lung cancer is inherently more difficult to diagnose because you can neither see nor feel your lungs, so the main way it is diagnosed is when it causes symptoms such as a cough or pain. Unfortunately, symptoms usually only occur when the cancer has become ...
  • A New Treatment In The Fight Against Ovarian Cancer ……..

    29 Jun 2015 | 7:23 pm
    (NAPSI)—According to the American Cancer Society, a woman’s risk of developing ovarian cancer is one in 73. Awareness of the signs and symptoms of the disease is a woman’s first defense against it, but many of the symptoms of ovarian cancer are ...
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  • Medipure Files Provisional Patent for Pain Management - Digital Journal

    30 Jun 2015 | 4:30 am
    Medipure Files Provisional Patent for Pain ManagementDigital Journal"According to Global Industry Analysts, the global market for pain management is expected to reach US $60 billion this year, making it one of the largest segments of the pharmaceutical industry. More than 1.5 billion people suffer from chronic pain and more »
  • About OPTIMAL Pain & Regenerative Medicine - Benzinga

    30 Jun 2015 | 2:18 am
    PR Web (press release)About OPTIMAL Pain & Regenerative MedicineBenzingaOPTIMAL treats patients in the Dallas, Ft. Worth, and Arlington area with regenerative and back pain management options. Double-board certified in pain management and anesthesiology, each physician is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care ...OPTIMAL Pain & Regenerative Medicine Brings Innovative Back Pain PR Web (press release)all 2 news articles »
  • Top Los Angeles Pain Management Doctor at Intelligent Pain Solutions Now ... - Benzinga

    29 Jun 2015 | 1:58 am
    Top Los Angeles Pain Management Doctor at Intelligent Pain Solutions Now BenzingaTop Los Angeles pain management doctor, Dr. Graf with Intelligent Pain Solutions, is now offering three types of epidural steroid injections for optimal pain relief. As a Double Board Certified pain management doctor in Los Angeles and Beverly Hills
  • Novartis buys pain drug firm Spinifex for $200 mln upfront - Yahoo News

    28 Jun 2015 | 11:38 pm
    Bidness ETCNovartis buys pain drug firm Spinifex for $200 mln upfrontYahoo NewsBASEL, Switzerland, June 29 (Reuters) - Swiss drugmaker Novartis AG boosted its presence in pain management on Monday by agreeing to buy U.S.-Australian biotech firm Spinifex Pharmaceuticals, the companies said in separate statements on Monday.Novartis AG (ADR) (NVS) To Acquire Spinifex For $200 MillionBidness ETCAustralian Pain Drug Innovation Company Spinifex Pharmaceuticals Sold To Clinical LeaderNovartis buys pain drug firm Spinifex for $200mn upfrontAaj NewsThe Bell Jarall 139 news articles »
  • Online tools can help manage pain - Philly.com

    28 Jun 2015 | 8:33 pm
    Philly.comOnline tools can help manage painPhilly.com(Reuters Health) - People with chronic pain may be able to use online tools to manage their symptoms, lessening the need for frequent doctor visits, an Australian study suggests. Researchers tested a series of web-based pain management tutorials on a ...and more »
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  • Nutra Pharma Announces Engagement of Investment Banking Firm Pickwick Capital Partners to Provide Strategic Advisory Services

    29 Jun 2015 | 10:30 pm
    pain management market, and which is also developing treatments for Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), Adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) and Pain, announced today that they have engaged Pickwick Capital Partners; a leading investment ...
  • Medipure Files Provisional Patent for Pain Management

    29 Jun 2015 | 9:08 pm
    VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, Jun 30, 2015 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- Medipure Holdings Inc. (cse:MDH) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, Medipure Pharmaceuticals Inc. ("Medipure," or the "Company"), has filed a provisional patent application with ...
  • Novartis Buys Pain Drug Firm Spinifex for $200m Upfront

    29 Jun 2015 | 9:54 am
    Basel, Switzerland. Swiss drugmaker Novartis AG boosted its presence in pain management on Monday by agreeing to buy US-Australian biotech firm Spinifex Pharmaceuticals, the companies said in separate statements on Monday. Spinifex said Novartis was ...
  • Why You Need to Address Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

    29 Jun 2015 | 2:55 am
    The approach to CRPS at Cleveland Clinic has been shaped by Dr. Stanton-Hicks, MD, a consultant in our Department of Pain Management who is one of the world’s leading experts on the condition. He helped establish the Pediatric Pain Rehabilitation Program ...
  • Will Injections Ease My Back Pain?

    29 Jun 2015 | 1:14 am
    Often cortisone is injected as a part of a series of shots for pain management. Yes, cortisone does weaken soft tissues and does impair healing of injured bones and soft tissue, so its use is limited and your doctor can help you weigh the potential risks ...
 
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  • The Main Components of Physical Fitness Determine Your True Overall Level of Fitness

    lebuxaro
    19 Jun 2015 | 1:04 am
    Is this really so important? Yes, Absolutely! You need to know about the main components of physical fitness to be able to assess just how fit you really are. Exercise of some kind is vital to creating a healthy body that will support us in living a healthy lifestyle, but it needs to be the right kind for you. In case you’re thinking this is a subject you can just skip over- please don’t. The importance of physical fitness, and understanding how the main components of physical fitness combine to contribute to our overall health shouldn’t be underestimated. Think how…
  • Compilation of my very 1st month blogging.. very early in recovery..

    mariajay76
    18 Jun 2015 | 10:29 pm
    SO all of this writing is pulled from when I very 1st started using WordPress. I was at a raw point in my life as the text will show. I am reposting as a reminder to myself and anyone else in recovery that if you stay at it, things will improve. I need this reminder now because I have gotten in to a very shameful, dark headspace as I persue wls and have to examine the depth, origin and consequences of my food issues. I need this reminder to show me if I let professionals and caring others help me and follow suggestions made by people smarter than me who have done this all before, I can make…
  • The use of essential oils for pain / arthritis ?

    todd924
    18 Jun 2015 | 9:26 pm
    Pain is a significant component to every day life for both people and their pets.  Pain either from injury or chronic disease, including arthritis, etc.  Traditional human and veterinary medicine rely heavily on drugs and to this point the pharmaceutical companies are very happy and very rich. However, there are many alternative therapies that can effectively and more holistically treat these conditions.  For example, your dog has severe arthritis in both hips.  The knee jerk reaction is get a prescription of a non steroidal anti inflammatory drug.  But, there are high cost to your pets…
  • Chiropractic Care in Marlton NJ

    chiropractormarltonnj
    18 Jun 2015 | 8:27 pm
    Are you looking for a Chiropractor in Marlton? Choosing a health care provider is a big decision. At Dean Chiropractic & Pain Relief we believe that education is a big part of our patients success. This article about chiropractic will give you some of the basic knowledge you need to understand what we can do for you, but this entire website is dedicated to helping you understand the full scope of what our team can do. We hope you find this information helpful and as always please feel free to contact us with any questions that you have.The vast majority of the public equates chiropractic…
  • Neuromodulation - State-Of-Art Medical Procedure to Relief Chronic Pain

    drirvinsahni
    18 Jun 2015 | 12:14 pm
    Neuroscience is a medical branch that carries out the scientific study of the nervous system. In the modern times, the scope of this branch has widened to incorporate different approaches to study the molecular, cellular, developmental, structural, functional, evolutionary, computational, and medical features of the nervous system. Many procedures are used to keep a check on our nervous system; one such technically sound process is termed as Neuromodulation. In this procedure, devices are used which are implanted in particular areas of the body in order to relieve you from chronic pain and…
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  • Painkillers Resist Abuse, but Experts Still Worry - NYTimes.com

    7 Jun 2015 | 4:20 am
    Anthony DiTullio would pop a painkiller in his mouth but not just swallow it, as intended. He would chew it for 30 minutes, grinding through its protective coating and waxy unpleasantness, because the only pain he was treating was addiction. The pill was OxyContin, a painkiller that its manufacturer, Purdue Pharma, says deters abuse by being difficult to chew or liquefy into forms that give addicts stronger highs, orally or through injection. Since adding these features to its original and widely abused OxyContin in 2010, the company has likened the pill to a virtual seatbelt to restrain the…
  • The Future of Epigenetics in Pain Research | Pain Research Forum

    26 May 2015 | 4:52 am
    Epigenetic mechanisms impact gene function without affecting the underlying DNA sequence, and are one way in which the environment can have long-lasting effects on the genome. Epigenetics has been slow to catch on in the pain field compared to many other branches of science and medicine, but that may be about to change. Emerging research is beginning to show how epigenetics can help explain why particular individuals are more vulnerable to chronic pain than others, reveal the mechanisms underlying the transition from acute to chronic pain, and identify new targets for pain therapeutics. So…
  • Former Players: NFL Teams ‘Conspired’ To Push Painkillers « CBS Miami

    22 May 2015 | 12:26 pm
    The theory that painkillers were pushed to NFL players to keep them on the field has has circulated for years. Now hundreds of former players are bringing the issue to court after they filed a lawsuit claiming all 32 NFL teams, their doctors, trainers and medical staffs often illegally obtained and provided painkillers to players. The lawsuit reprises some of the allegations made in a federal lawsuit last year on behalf of 1,300 former players against the NFL. That complaint was filed in May, 2014 and dismissed in December by Judge William Alsup of the U.S. Northern District in California.
  • Solicitation of Public Comments on Draft National Pain Strategy - The Interagency Pain Research Coordinating Committee (IPRC)

    19 May 2015 | 8:35 am
    A core recommendation of the 2011 IOM Report: Relieving Pain in America  is:  "The Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services should develop a comprehensive, population health-level strategy for pain prevention, treatment, management, education, reimbursement, and research that includes specific goals, actions, time frames, and resources." The IOM report highlighted specific objectives for the strategy:Describe how efforts across government agencies, including public–private partnerships, can be established, coordinated, and integrated to encourage…
  • Preoperative Efficiency of Conditioned Pain Modulation in Rats Predicts Recovery From Pain After Surgery | Pain Research Forum

    27 Apr 2015 | 7:03 am
    Rats with weak conditioned pain modulation (CPM), a measure of endogenous analgesia, experience longer recovery times from mechanical hypersensitivity following surgery compared to rats with stronger CPM, according to a study published in the April issue of Anesthesiology. The research, which is consistent with observations in humans, was led by Christopher Peters, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, US, and provides a new method for investigating CPM and postsurgical pain in animals. It also points to one mechanism, noradrenergic signaling, that may be involved in the relationship between…
 
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  • Rheumatoid Arthritis Causes

    29 Jun 2015 | 10:33 pm
    Learn about known and suspected rheumatoid arthritis causes to better understand the disease. The causes of RA are highly speculative in most cases.
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms

    29 Jun 2015 | 10:29 pm
    Learn to recognize rheumatoid arthritis symptoms and differentiate them from other autoimmune diseases. RA is a subjective diagnosis, not one based on definitive criteria.
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis Diagnosis

    29 Jun 2015 | 10:22 pm
    Learn all about the rheumatoid arthritis diagnosis and what it means to you. RA is an autoimmune form of inflammatory arthritis which can cause severe suffering.
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment

    29 Jun 2015 | 10:12 pm
    Learn all about your options for rheumatoid arthritis treatment before choosing a particular therapy. RA can be treated using drugs, diet, exercise and other modalities.
  • Psychosomatic Rheumatoid Arthritis

    29 Jun 2015 | 10:08 pm
    Does psychosomatic rheumatoid arthritis exist? Learn why many doctors feel that RA is the result of a mindbody process, rather than an anatomically-motivated disease.
 
 
 
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  • How To Get Rid Of A Cold Fast and Naturally

    John Hurry
    28 Jun 2015 | 1:04 am
    Long colds could be very annoying and people try to fight effectively to get better fast. However, the facts reveal that taking medicines are not as effective as people suppose and even lower their immune system, so that they become even more prone to various diseases including colds. There are natural remedies that could help […] The post How To Get Rid Of A Cold Fast and Naturally appeared first on Lower Abdominal Pain.
  • 10 Best Home Remedies for Heart Burn & Acid Reflux

    John Hurry
    18 Jun 2015 | 11:47 pm
    Are you always feeling uncomfortable because of heart burn? Do remember that you are not alone. Adults are known to feel this at least once in the lifetime. If you are not sure if what you are feeling is a heartburn, remember that this is the type of pain behind the breastbone that can spread […] The post 10 Best Home Remedies for Heart Burn & Acid Reflux appeared first on Lower Abdominal Pain.
  • Can Neck Pain Be Related To Sinus Headache?

    John Hurry
    10 Jun 2015 | 11:18 pm
    The nasal passages develop special air spaces called sinuses, which are responsible for mucus secretion and air humidification. If the sinuses are inflamed, the mucus partially loses its ability to drain effectively, so the pressure in the sinus increases and leads to the so-called sinus headache. Usually the causes for this condition are colds and […] The post Can Neck Pain Be Related To Sinus Headache? appeared first on Lower Abdominal Pain.
  • How to know if Left Arm Pain is Heart Related

    John Hurry
    30 May 2015 | 7:07 am
    One of the greatest problems of people right now is heart disease. There are a lot of people who have died. There are some people who say that they do not know if they have heart disease because they did not see the signs. There are times when people think that the symptoms that they […] The post How to know if Left Arm Pain is Heart Related appeared first on Lower Abdominal Pain.
  • How to tell if Your Chest Pain is Heart Related

    John Hurry
    21 May 2015 | 7:08 am
    A lot of people especially those who are middle aged sometimes panic when they feel chest pain. They sometimes panic that this is related to problems of the heart although there are times when people experience chest pain because of their chest muscles. At this point, you may also be feeling a bit anxious because […] The post How to tell if Your Chest Pain is Heart Related appeared first on Lower Abdominal Pain.
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  • Emotions, Brain Chemistry and Pain

    returntohealth
    28 Jun 2015 | 11:36 am
    Hopefully by now it’s becoming more apparent to you that controlling stress is an important part of controlling and resolving pain and not just because stress can cause us to… The post Emotions, Brain Chemistry and Pain appeared first on Stop Everyday Pain.
  • Pain – Real or Imagined?

    returntohealth
    21 Jun 2015 | 10:29 am
    Is there really a difference? Stress seems largely subjective but if you’ve been following the blog, you know that our experience of stress is steeped in physiology – and that… The post Pain – Real or Imagined? appeared first on Stop Everyday Pain.
  • Your Stress Addiction is Causing Your Pain

    returntohealth
    14 Jun 2015 | 10:16 am
    If we’ve become serotonin depleted (from a sustained chronic state of stress) as we saw in the previous post “My Stress Addiction Made Me Do It“, there no longer remains… The post Your Stress Addiction is Causing Your Pain appeared first on Stop Everyday Pain.
  • Is Your Stress Keeping You In Pain?

    returntohealth
    7 Jun 2015 | 9:48 am
    This is where things get interesting: Some of the key molecules involved with the response to inflammation (“mediators of inflammation”) also moonlight as, and communicate closely with, mood altering chemicals… The post Is Your Stress Keeping You In Pain? appeared first on Stop Everyday Pain.
  • Did You Know Your Body Might Be Addicted to Stress?

    returntohealth
    31 May 2015 | 12:54 pm
    “Addicted to stress?” you might be thinking.  “…do you mean like a workaholic…?”  Maybe a little bit, but stress addiction is not something you can easily see and nobody will… The post Did You Know Your Body Might Be Addicted to Stress? appeared first on Stop Everyday Pain.
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  • Back Pain Conference in the Windy City

    Dr. Ron Nusbaum
    10 Jun 2015 | 10:24 am
    ou trouver du cialis en ligne We have just returned from Chicago. What a seminar! I took my core team to an international 4-day intensive seminar that brought together like-minded health professionals. It was fantastic to spend days with other back pain experts. Speakers were amazing. The insights and exposure to cutting-edge new developments in pain treatment and care were invaluable.     We even found some time to relax!     Back Clinics of Canada is always striving to deliver the best in back pain treatment and patient care. We return to Toronto excited and motivated to…
  • Tech Neck is a Real Epidemic

    Dr. Ron Nusbaum
    10 Mar 2015 | 1:48 pm
    How many hours a day are you on your smartphone? Holding it by your waist or lap? Looking down? How does your neck feel? Stiff? Sore? Achy? Close to 2 billion people worldwide use a smartphone on a regular basis, translating to a good deal of people with poor posture, which is bad for our necks. Dr. Kenneth Hansraj* has conducted research to understand the impact of smartphone use on the cervical spine (neck). The findings are weighty. An average person’s head weighs between 10 and 12 pounds. So on any given day, a person is balancing the equivalent of a bowling ball on the top of their…
  • Back Clinics of Canada Patient Question of the Week: Sciatica and Age

    Dr. Ron Nusbaum
    8 Feb 2015 | 8:12 am
    My mother is 89 years old. She suffers on and off with sciatica. Her doctor prescribes painkillers and rest. It doesn’t help. She is miserable. Can someone her age be treated in your clinic? Are there risks with someone her age? I’m so glad you asked this question. Sciatica can be treated successfully and safely in the elderly with the High Performance Healing System™. At Back Clinics of Canada we have treated many patients who are in their eighties. And sciatica is a back pain condition that we see often and have treated with great success. Every patient who comes to Back Clinics of…
  • Join Dr. Ron Nusbaum On His Journey To Help Children With Life-Threatening Illnesses

    Dr. Ron Nusbaum
    22 Jan 2015 | 12:53 am
    Hi Friends, this Sunday, January 25, 2015 I will be joining over 25,000 runners in Miami to run the annual Miami Half Marathon. The money I raise will go to Toronto Chai Lifeline, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping children suffering with life threatening illnesses. These real life Angels provide a wide array of services to both the children and the childrens’ family. This includes just about what ever the needs of the child are, ranging from medication, transportation and accommodations necessary for the child and immediate family in order that the child receive the right…
  • 2015 New Year’s Resolution: Lose Weight to Help Reduce Back Pain

    Dr. Ron Nusbaum
    30 Dec 2014 | 9:49 am
    There is a direct link between back pain and being overweight. On some level, we all know it. New Year’s Eve 2014 — “Lose Weight” was number one of the top ten New Year’s Eve resolutions made by adults(1). It’s a good thing to want to do; being overweight is a contributing factor to many health conditions. According to the Centers for Disease Control, as people become “overweight” and “obese,” they increase their risk for developing the following conditions:2) Coronary heart disease Type 2 diabetes Cancers (endometrial, breast, and colon) Hypertension…
 
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