Pain

Joint Classification

<b>Original Editor</b> - Yasmina Hossam<p><b>Top Contributors</b> - Yasmina Hossam<p>A <b>joint</b> or <b>articulation</b> (or <b>articular surface</b>) is the connection made between bones in …

Physiotherapy

Britain’s smallest woman manages to smile despite constant pain

<b>Britain’s tiniest woman manages to keep a smile on her face despite being in constant pain.</b><p>Georgia Rankin measures just 2ft 7in but her condition is …

Video Tutorials

Meta-analysis of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation for relief of spinal pain.

The authors conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis analysing the existing data on transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) or …

Physiotherapy

Bristol-Myers Squibb's Abatacept Compared Against Aurinia Pharmaceuticals' Voclosporin In The Treatment Of Lupus Nephritis Patients

There are no FDA approved drugs to treat lupus nephritis - resulting in a grand opportunity for a few companies to potentially be the first to do …

Business

SPY Guide: The 5 Best Compression Gloves For Joint Pain Relief

Joint pain can be intense and it’s never convenient. Fortunately, there are ways to alleviate the pain without keeping you from doing what you need …

Wellness

How Do Opioids Work?

the <b>limbic system</b>, which controls emotions. Here, opioids can create feelings of pleasure, relaxation, and contentment.<p>the <b>brainstem</b>, which controls …

Opioids

St. Peter's will temporarily close Chronic Pain Clinic in Helena

St. Peter’s Health Medical Group has notified its 323 chronic pain patients that it will temporarily close its Chronic Pain Clinic in March.<p>The …

Montana

The Best Laptop Stands and Ergonomic Desk Accessories, According to Experts

It’s no secret that sitting in front of a computer for eight or 10 or 12 hours a day isn’t great for your health. “Sitting puts excessive stress on …

Furniture

North Bay doctor named president of College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario

A North Bay doctor is taking the helm of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.<p>Dr. Steven Bodley was recently appointed president of the …

North Bay

Price dealing with chronic fatigue since start of season

As he continues to struggle through the worst season of his career, Canadiens goaltender Carey Price told "TV-A" sports in Quebec that he was …

Carey Price

Codeine ban: Chief medical officer defends 'significantly beneficial' move

From 1 February, Australians will no longer be able to buy low-dose codeine pills over the counter.

Addiction

10 Amazing Ways to Ease Back Pain Releif Exercises

Nearly everyone suffers from some type of back pain at some point in their lives. But no matter when it appears or what may have caused it, back pain …

Amazing

Eighth victim of contraceptive implant goes public to reveal years of agony that ruined her life

Shirley Tuite claims the doctors refused to believe how much pain the contraceptive Essure device caused her.<p>An eighth victim of the NHS …

Contraception

Acute Mountain Sickness: Signs, Prevention and Treatment

The journal PNAS (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences) reports that 33.5% of the population lives below an elevation of 100 meters above …

A Woman with Vision Disturbances and Headache

What are some of the characteristics of headaches caused by increased intracranial pressure?<p>Increased intracranial pressure that does not have a …

Medicine

MyDx Cannabis Formula Trial for Pain Management Gets Under Way

January 19, 2018<p><b>A PPM Brief</b><p>The biopharmaceutical division of MyDx, Inc. (San Diego, CA) will begin a randomized, controlled trial of its cannabis …

Cannabis

Culture, economic values share the blame for epic opioid crisis

The story of the opioid epidemic should prompt far larger questions about our country, its values, and its institutions than we have asked.

Addiction

Extracorporeal life support in thoracic surgery | European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

Extracorporeal life support , Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation , Thoracic surgery , Lung transplantation , Acute respiratory distress syndrome , …

Medicine

Cannabis Card Dulce, NM

Medical cannabis card in Dulce, NM<p>We serve the patients of Dulce New Mexico.<br>Greenview’s Cannabis Doctor is available to help patients in Dulce, NM …

Cannabis Industry

Try This Yoga Trick to Realign Your SI Joint & Relieve Lower Back Pain

Ever felt a niggling pain to one side of your lower back? The asymmetrical poses we do in yoga can put stress on the sacroiliac (SI) joint, which …

Yoga

10 things people with fibromyalgia want you to know

I have been diagnosed with fibromyalgia for a couple of years.<p>I think I’ve had the condition – which causes pain all over the body – for much …

Chronic Pain

Hyperkeratosis: Causes, symptoms, and treatment

• Causes<br>• Symptoms<br>• Treatment<br>• When to see a doctor<br>• Takeaway<p>Hyperkeratosis is a skin condition that occurs when a person's skin becomes thicker than usual in …

Skin Care

The Power of Mindset Science for Pain Relief and Health

Your thoughts, beliefs, and expectations– your mindset—impact your health, how quickly you heal, and how well medications work for you—including …

Cognition

Why Your Feet Hurt

1. Plantar Fasciitis<p><b>Feels like:</b> A sharp pain in your heel (or heels) that’s at its worst when you get out of bed.<b><br>What causes it:</b> Inflammation of the …

Shoes

Top 10 Amazing Yoga Poses To Reduce Low Back Pain

Yoga is surely leaving its mark on the whole world because it is immensely helpful in achieving holistic health. If you are suffering from back pain …

Yoga

What are the symptoms of adrenal fatigue?

How to expect, fatigue is one of the most common symptoms of adrenal fatigue. However it is not at all the only one we see. Adrenal fatigue leads to …

Wellness

'Parenthood' Star Monica Potter Isn't Pregnant—She Has Colitis

The congratulations rolled in for Monica Potter this week after the actress posted a picture of her enlarged belly, mysteriously captioned “I have …

Medicine

Deciding on CLL Therapy and When to Treat

Select Topic:<p>Browse by Series:<p>Panelists: William G. Wierda, MD, PhD, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center; Steven Coutre, MD, Stanford …

Cancer

The 30 Most Anticipated Video Games Of 2018

There was a time when parents largely believed that video games were brain-meltingly evil. Thankfully, in the period since their inception, numerous …

Mega Man

Adenopathy: Definition, causes, and treatment

• Symptoms<br>• Causes<br>• Adenopathy in cancer<br>• Diagnosis<br>• Treatment<br>• Outlook<p>Adenopathy is any disease or inflammation that involves glandular tissue or lymph nodes. …

Cancer