Pain Management

Researchers develop two more effective drugs for pain relief

Researchers develop two more effective drugs for pain relief

In a recent study, researchers have developed two new medications that can effectively reduce pain. In addition, the two new drugs could prevent brain- and...
Moderate alcohol drinking linked to less chronic pain and depression

Moderate alcohol drinking linked to less chronic pain and depression

In a new study, researchers found drinking alcohol moderately is linked to reduced depression and chronic pain. The research was conducted by pain researchers from...
Medical marijuana may reduce pain, sleep disorders or anxiety in older people

Medical marijuana may reduce pain, sleep disorders or anxiety in older people

A new study has shown that medical marijuana may bring relief to older people who experience pain, sleep disorders or anxiety due to chronic...
New mobile bedside bioprinter could help heal wounds

New mobile bedside bioprinter could help heal wounds

A new study has created such a mobile skin bioprinting system. The bioprinting system allows bi-layered skin to be printed directly into a wound. This could...
Pinterest could benefit people with chronic pain

Pinterest could benefit people with chronic pain

In a new study, researchers found that social media platform Pinterest is helping people with chronic pain cope. Pinterest helps people cope by sharing self-care...
Opioid deaths jump fourfold in 20 years in the U.S.

Opioid deaths jump fourfold in 20 years in the U.S.

A new study has shown that opioid-related deaths in the U.S. have jumped fourfold in the past 20 years. In addition, the epidemic has shifted...
Smokers have a higher risk of low back pain

Smokers have a higher risk of low back pain

A new study has found that smokers are at high risk for low back pain. The finding shows they also have higher rates of healthcare...
New effective way to treat opioid addiction

New effective way to treat opioid addiction

A new study has found that monthly buprenorphine injection is effective for treating opioid use disorders. It shows the long-acting buprenorphine formulation BUP-XR is effective in...
How chronic pain could threaten your night sleep

How chronic pain could threaten your night sleep

Ask anyone who is in pain how their much-needed sleep was, and there's a good chance they will say it was not great. And, it...

Opioid addiction: 11 big signs you should know

Many people use opioid to deal with chronic pain. However, when they overuse the drug, they become addicted to it. it is not always easy to...

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Scientists find the major cause of autism

In a new study, researchers discovered that autism is 80% reliant on inherited genes. That means that environmental causes are only responsible for 20% of...
These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...

This popular painkiller may harm your blood sugar

In a new study, researchers found popular pain drug opioid tramadol (marketed as ConZip and Ultram) may increase the risk of developing hypoglycemia, or...

Popular high blood pressure drug may increase risk of bowel disease

High blood pressure harms one in ten adults across the globe, and it increases the risk of heart attack and stroke. The most common treatments...
Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damaging heart and kidneys

Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damage heart and kidneys

In a recent study, researchers found that a widely used type of painkiller may increase risks of heart failure and kidney disease. The type of...