Chronic pain can begin with an injury or a problem such as a bulging disk in the spine. It can be associated with complex syndromes such as fibromyalgia. Or you may experience it as headaches, back pain, joint pain, nerve pain, or a myriad of other localized symptoms.
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A new formulation of a powerful narcotic painkiller that discourages potential abusers from snorting or injecting the drug has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Painful or itchy skin lesions could be a warning sign of skin cancer, researchers report.
Even though its use is often advised by doctors, the painkiller acetaminophen — best known as Tylenol — does not help treat lower back pain, according to a new Australian study.
TUESDAY, July 15, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Relief for chronic pain may be just a phone call away, according to a new study. Pain is a major health problem in the United States and costs the country more than $600 billion each year in lost productivity and health care. For this study, published in the July 16 [...]
The notion that lower back pain flares up during certain kinds of weather may be all in your head, a new study suggests.