Resting can cause problems, not relive painful muscles

October 16, 2013

Los Angeles, Oct 16 (IANS) Resting in bed when suffering from sore muscles, a kind of muscle fever, seems like best option for many. However, studies show that it prolongs pain, reduces mobility and extends recovery time. View full post on pain – Yahoo News Search Results

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UCLA to house worldwide database of brain images for chronic-pain conditions – Medical Xpress

October 16, 2013

UCLA to house worldwide database of brain images for chronic-pain conditionsMedical Xpress"We are now recognizing that chronic pain is a brain disease, and if we want to treat it more effectively, we need to better understand and treat the mechanisms in the brain that are driving it," said Dr. Emeran Mayer, a professor of medicine [...]

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UCLA to house worldwide database of brain images for chronic-pain conditions – Medical Xpress

October 16, 2013

UCLA to house worldwide database of brain images for chronic-pain conditionsMedical Xpress"We are now recognizing that chronic pain is a brain disease, and if we want to treat it more effectively, we need to better understand and treat the mechanisms in the brain that are driving it," said Dr. Emeran Mayer, a professor of medicine [...]

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Soldiers With Certain Gene Variations More Likely to Develop Chronic Pain … – Science Daily (press release)

October 16, 2013

Soldiers With Certain Gene Variations More Likely to Develop Chronic Pain …Science Daily (press release)Oct. 14, 2013 — Researchers have identified hundreds of variants in a patient's DNA sequence or genetic code that predict which military service members are more likely to develop persistent, chronic pain after amputation, according to a study … View full [...]

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Therapy helps relieve stomach aches for some kids

October 16, 2013

By Genevra Pittman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Talk therapy may help some children with frequent and unexplained stomach pain, a new study suggests. More than half of kids and teenagers who met weekly with a therapist had their stomach aches lessen or go away within a year. A similar proportion improved after regular appointments [...]

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Therapy helps relieve stomach aches for some kids

October 16, 2013

By Genevra Pittman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Talk therapy may help some children with frequent and unexplained stomach pain, a new study suggests. More than half of kids and teenagers who met weekly with a therapist had their stomach aches lessen or go away within a year. A similar proportion improved after regular appointments [...]

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Therapy helps relieve stomach aches for some kids

October 16, 2013

By Genevra Pittman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Talk therapy may help some children with frequent and unexplained stomach pain, a new study suggests. More than half of kids and teenagers who met weekly with a therapist had their stomach aches lessen or go away within a year. A similar proportion improved after regular appointments [...]

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Therapy helps relieve stomach aches for some kids

October 16, 2013

By Genevra Pittman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Talk therapy may help some children with frequent and unexplained stomach pain, a new study suggests. More than half of kids and teenagers who met weekly with a therapist had their stomach aches lessen or go away within a year. A similar proportion improved after regular appointments [...]

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Chronic Pain Treatment Cools Hot Flashes in Menopausal Women – Science Daily (press release)

October 13, 2013

Chronic Pain Treatment Cools Hot Flashes in Menopausal WomenScience Daily (press release)Oct. 12, 2013 — Menopausal women suffer from half as many hot flashes after receiving a non-hormonal chronic pain treatment, according to a study presented at the ANESTHESIOLOGY™ 2013 annual meeting. The nerve block treatment interrupts the area … View full post on chronic pain [...]

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Curved sole shoes 'no better' than flat sole trainers to reduce lower back pain

October 13, 2013

London, Oct 13 (ANI): A new study has revealed that rocker sole shoes are not better than generic trainers for reducing lower back pain. View full post on pain – Yahoo News Search Results

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