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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.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
NeuroMetrix Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results and Business Highlights
The Company operates in two primary markets - wearable medical technology and point-of-care tests.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Patent Issued for Techniques for Sensing and Adjusting a Compliance...
The present invention may find applicability in all such applications, although the description that follows will generally focus on the use of the invention within a spinal cord stimulation system, such as that disclosed in U.S. Pat.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Cobra Venom Relieves Chronic Pain
So, you're walking in a forest or desert or place where cobras hang out. You see one and, if you're like me, you run .
Fri Jul 18, 2014
New hope for chronic pain sufferers
In a study led by Dr Tim Salomons, healthy participants were given five minute spells of cognitive behavioural therapy prior to having eight, hour-long sessions of heat applied to their forearm to evoke pain.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
NeuroMetrix, Inc. Announces Date for 2014 Second Quarter Financial Results Conference Call
The Company will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m., Eastern Daylight Time on July 24, 2014 to discuss its financial results as well as business developments affecting the Company.
Suthep following monkhood duties
PEOPLE'S Democratic Reform Committee leader Suthep Thaugsuban has strictly followed ecclesiastic routines and refused to talk politics, a monk at Phra Buddhadhasa Bhikkhu's famous Suan Mokkh monastery said.
Pa. releases guidelines for prescribing opioids
The guidelines urge providers to use restraint and caution in prescribing the commonly abused drugs, said Scot Chadwick, legislative counsel at the Pennsylvania Medical Society.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
The Bandera County Courier
Healthy Living - Going beyond medication to treat chronic pain
Nearly 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain - that's more than the number of people living with heart disease, cancer and diabetes combined.
Patent Issued for Direct Memory Access (DMA) Controlled Medical Devices
In general, neurostimulation comprises applying an electrical current to nerve tissue in the pathway of the chronic pain.
Fort Mill Times
Limit abuse, not legitimate use, of prescription drugs
Prescription drug abuse is a national epidemic. According to a recent report by the Trust for America's Health, prescription drug-related deaths now outnumber those caused by cocaine and heroin combined.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
JAMA study: Telecare program optimizing non-opioid chronic pain medication very effective
Chronic pain in the back, neck and other joints due to arthritis or other musculoskeletal disorders is extremely common but difficult to treat.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Medical Device/Diagnostic Ind.
St. Jude Plans to Buy Chronic Pain Treatment Company For $200M
St. Jude Medical is making a small acquisition by buying chronic pain treatment company NeuroTherm for about $200 million in cash.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Researchers Submit Patent Application, 'Methods, Systems, and Devices ...
News editors obtained the following quote from the background information supplied by the inventors: "Medical tasks including electrical stimulation, physiological monitoring, and the like are provided by implantable medical devices .
Tue Jul 08, 2014
The Motley Fool
Why Zogenix Inc. Stock Tumbled
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Why NeuroMetrix (NURO) Stock Is Soaring Today
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FDA Grants Priority Review Designation for Purdue's Once-Daily...
Purdue Pharma L.P. announced that the U.S. Food & Drug Administration has granted Priority Review designation for the company's once-daily, single-entity hydrocodone bitartrate tablet .
Mon Jul 07, 2014
BioDelivery Sciences shares rise on positive drug trial results
BioDelivery Sciences International shares were up nearly 15 percent in early trading Monday after the Raleigh company announced positive Phase 3 clinical trial results for its experimental treatment for chronic pain.