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Psychosocial Factors Modulate Pain Perception
Psychosocial Factors Modulate Pain PerceptionFebruary 23, 2017 4:44 pmNew findings reported in the Journal of Pain are the first to demonstrate that viewing photographs can decrease pain intensity in patients with chronic pain.Read More
BpiFrance Awards PathMaker Grant to Develop MyoRegulator, Device to Treat Spasticity
BpiFrance Awards PathMaker Grant to Develop MyoRegulator, Device to Treat SpasticityFebruary 23, 2017 4:40 pmThe French economic promotion agency Bpifrance has awarded Boston-based PathMaker Neurosystems a grant to finance the development of its MyoRegulator, a noninvasive neurotherapy technology to treat conditions linked to neural pathway disruption, including neuromotor spasticity in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS).Read More
Why Doctors Are Endorsing Yoga Instead of Opioids for Lower Back Pain
Why Doctors Are Endorsing Yoga Instead of Opioids for Lower Back PainFebruary 20, 2017 4:40 pmWhy Doctors Are Endorsing Yoga Instead of Opioids for Lower Back PainRead More
Spine care center has new care model, in-house specialists
Spine care center has new care model, in-house specialistsFebruary 20, 2017 4:37 pmIn 2002, a ceiling at a crumbling commercial structure fell atop now-retired New York City firefighter Lt. Rick Garcia, twisting him and injuring his back and knee.Read More
Is It Spinal Stenosis or Vascular Claudication?
Is It Spinal Stenosis or Vascular Claudication?February 20, 2017 4:35 pmThe pain of spinal stenosis may be confused with that of another condition, vascular claudication.Read More
Drug used to combat pain medication side effects may help with gastrointestinal recovery
Drug used to combat pain medication side effects may help with gastrointestinal recoveryFebruary 20, 2017 4:31 pmPost-operative recovery and length of hospital stay are critical things to consider when having major surgery.Read More
Quarter of patients develop chronic pain after undergoing surgery, advocacy group says
Quarter of patients develop chronic pain after undergoing surgery, advocacy group saysFebruary 16, 2017 4:50 pmEvery year, millions of surgeries are conducted in Australia — from major amputations to minor operations. But figures from the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP)…Read More
How to treat pain in people struggling with addiction
How to treat pain in people struggling with addictionFebruary 16, 2017 4:47 pmJust 10 weekly sessions of the approach, called ImPAT for Improving Pain during Addiction Treatment, had an effect that lasted up to a year in 55 US veterans who took part….Read More
Review Article Alpha Lipoic Acid for Symptomatic Peripheral Neuropathy in Patients with Diabetes:
Review Article Alpha Lipoic Acid for Symptomatic Peripheral Neuropathy in Patients with Diabetes:February 16, 2017 4:45 pmA Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled TrialsRead More
Misuse of Opioid Medication a Worldwide Problem
Misuse of Opioid Medication a Worldwide ProblemFebruary 16, 2017 4:43 pmWe hear often about the recreational or “non-medical” use of prescription drugs, particularly opioids, in the United States and Canada. But a new study published in the journal World Psychiatry suggests the abuse and misuse of opioids is a problem around the world.Read More

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