Nov 06, 2014 PM EST
Pain is a common symptom of cancer and side effect of cancer treatment, and treating cancer-related pain is often a challenge for health care providers.
Oct 28, 2014 PM EDT
WSU researchers find nearly 1 in 5 adults have persistent pain
Oct 03, 2014 PM EDT
Ache, agony, distress and pain draw more attention than non-pain related words when it comes to people who suffer from chronic pain, a York University research using state-of-the-art eye-tracking technology has found.
Sep 10, 2014 PM EDT
Groundbreaking study reveals best positions to save your spine
Aug 20, 2014 PM EDT
Blocking the "chili-pepper receptor" that causes burning sensations could help treat pain, according to a new study.
Aug 14, 2014 PM EDT
More than 40 percent of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) recipients take opioid pain relievers, while the prevalence of chronic opioid use is over 20 percent and rising, reports a study in the September issue of Medical Care. The journal i..
Jul 25, 2014 AM EDT
The new hard-to-abuse pain killer drug ‘Targiniq ER’ bags approval by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Jul 24, 2014 AM EDT
Taking paracetamol does not help in alleviating back pain, according to a study.
Jul 19, 2014 AM EDT
Thinking positive helps ease pain and discomfort, finds a study.
Jul 10, 2014 PM EDT
A study published in the scientific journal Nature Neuroscience by Yves De Koninck and Robert Bonin, two researchers at Université Laval, reveals that it is possible to relieve pain hypersensitivity using a new method that involves rekindling pain s..
Jul 09, 2014 AM EDT
Spouses and caregivers of disabled patients mostly suffer from back pain and physical injuries, according to a study.
Jul 05, 2014 AM EDT
Taking steroid shots will not reduce back pain in spinal stenosis patients, finds a study.
Jun 06, 2014 PM EDT
A new UCL study defines for the first time how our ability to identify where it hurts, called 'spatial acuity,' varies across the body, being most sensitive at the forehead and fingertips
May 01, 2014 PM EDT
Doing even light house work helps prevent the development of disability, according to a recent study.