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A new implant shows promise as a potent treatment for thumb arthritis. It significantly reduced pain and swelling among patients.
Researchers have identified a compound that targets cannabinoid receptors in the brain to ease chronic pain, but without the side effects of medical marijuana.
FDA warned that taking a combination of painkiller and sedative can have adverse effects including death.
A new study offers clues why chronic pain lasts even if the cause of the injury has already been gone.
Researchers at the University College of London have discovered how to treat chronic pain in mice by blocking a protein that's linked to a stress response in the brain. The findings are published in the journal Science Translational Medicine.
Meditation may be helpful for U.S. veterans when it comes to managing chronic pain, according to a recent study.
Statistics show that close to 80 percent of U.S. adults experience back pain at some point in their lives, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. And while it may seem easier to just stay in bed and wait out the pain, a new study shows that exercise may best way to...
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) affects an estimated 7 to 16 percent of the U.S. population.
Researchers at the University of Warwick have created an ibuprofen patch that is applied directly to where pain is located on your body--providing pain-relief for up to 12 hours.
Genetically modified mice may reveal the secret to a painless life. Researchers have recreated mice that have the same mutation that allows people to be unable to feel pain.