Tuesday Aug 19
Nutra Pharma Provides Nyloxin(R) Marketing Updates
Nutra Pharma previously announced a commercial campaign that began at the end of June 2014.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
What is dry needling and what is it used for?
You may have already heard the term dry needling. This is a type of treatment that originated in the 1950's as a result of research performed by none other than the medical doctor that would eventually become President Kennedy's personal physician, Dr. Janet Travell.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Researchers determine safety and effectiveness of neurostimulation to treat chronic pain
Chronic pain, which persists despite the fact that an injury has healed, can last for many months or years and may affect up to 15 percent of the adult population at any point in time.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Experts Issue Comprehensive Guidance on the Use of Neurostimulation in Chronic Pain
Reflecting groundbreaking international consensus regarding a group of rapidly evolving medical interventions for chronic pain, the International Neuromodulation Society announced it will soon publish the first peer-reviewed comprehensive expert guidance on the appropriate use of neurostimulation for pain.
How Anesthesiologists Treat Pain
While most of us are familiar with the role of the anesthesiologist as the doctor who is responsible for sedating you before surgery or other medical procedures, they are also pain management doctors who help those with chronic pain get relief.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
iCTX-Type: A Sequence-Based Predictor for Identifying the Types of...
Conotoxins are small disulfide-rich neurotoxic peptides, which can bind to ion channels with very high specificity and modulate their activities.
BioDelivery Sciences reports narrower loss in Q2
BioDelivery Sciences International reported a narrower loss in the second quarter as the Raleigh company's revenue surged 400 percent.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Lidocaine Injection May Help Treat Fibromyalgia, Study Suggests
People with fibromyalgia complain of chronic pain throughout their body as well as an increased sensitivity to pain.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Medical News Today
Painkiller reduces hypersensitivity to pain in patients with fibromyalgia
Patients diagnosed with fibromyalgia complain of chronic pain throughout their bodies, but often doctors have difficulty detecting what causes the pain, and therefore, how to treat it.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Understanding chronic pain's link to depression
Chronic pain, defined as disabling pain that persists despite attempts at treatment and often without obvious cause, has become a serious challenge for health professionals.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Health News Digest
Painkiller Reduces Hypersensitivity to Pain in Patients with Fibromyalgia
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Patients diagnosed with fibromyalgia complain of chronic pain throughout their bodies, but often doctors have difficulty detecting what causes the pain, and therefore, how to treat it.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
NeuroMetrix Marks 10th Year Anniversary of Listing on NASDAQ
This led to the creation of a new market as primary care and other physicians expanded the scope of their services to include nerve testing and patients benefitted from its convenience.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Medical News Today
Addiction Medicine Specialist says pharmaceutical abuse is a growing problem in Queensland
Addressing the 2014 Australian Winter School Conference in Brisbane in late July, Dr Rowan said the increased prevalence of chronic pain and growing use of prescription and over-the-counter painkillers is contributing to higher rates of addiction and substance dependency.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Biopsychosocial Chronic Pain
Osteoarthritis is a highly prevalent condition, representing the leading cause of disability and chronic pain among older members of the population.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Belleville News Democrat
2 die from overdoses in Madison County
Stacey J. Taylor, 41, of Granite City, died July 1 from an overdose of multiple drugs she was prescribed to treat chronic pain management, according to Madison County Coroner Stephen Nonn.