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Apparent Effects of Opioid Use on Neural Responses to Reward in Chronic Pain

Last updated: 07/20/2019

Apparent Effects of Opioid Use on Neural Responses to Reward in Chronic Pain Scientific Reportsvolume 9, Article number: 9633 (2019) | Download Citation Article...

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Sleep Well With Back or Neck Pain

Last updated: 07/20/2019

Anyone who’s had back pain, neck pain, fibromyalgia, arthritis, or any other chronic spine condition will tell you: Their pain is much more than physical. Chronic pain can cause...

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Best way to avoid back pain? Lift heavy things

Last updated: 07/19/2019

Most people think that the human spine is one of evolution’s great flaws. After all, around 80% of adults suffer from lower-back pain. What more evidence do you need? The truth...

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Exercise After Neck or Back Surgery

Last updated: 07/19/2019

When it comes to recovering from spine surgery, taking it easy is not always so easy. But rushing back to your pre-surgery activities could saddle you with a lot of pain and...

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Scientists identify spasm in women with endometriosis-associated chronic pelvic pain: Small study suggests botulinum toxin may be potential treatment

Last updated: 07/19/2019

Pelvic pain associated with endometriosis often becomes chronic and can persist (or recur) following surgical and hormonal interventions. According to results published in...

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Apparent Effects of Opioid Use on Neural Responses to Reward in Chronic Pain

Last updated: 07/19/2019

Apparent Effects of Opioid Use on Neural Responses to Reward in Chronic Pain Scientific Reportsvolume 9, Article number: 9633 (2019) | Download Citation Article...

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Orthopedic surgeons prescribing fewer opioids

Last updated: 07/19/2019

As doctors consider their role in the nation's opioid epidemic, much attention has been paid to primary care physicians, who account for fully half of the prescription...

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Thousands are given a 'useless' back-pain injection every year

Last updated: 07/18/2019

Tens of thousands of patients are being given a 'useless' back-pain injection, which costs the NHS nearly £40 million every year, an analysis suggests. Patients that...

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Change Your Mind-Set, Reduce Your Chronic Pain

Last updated: 07/18/2019

Humans, like other animals, are born with an instinctive motivation to escape pain. Think about the last time you touched something painfully hot and how quickly you pulled away...

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The 10 biggest back pain mistakes you’re making

Last updated: 07/18/2019

Nothing's worse than when your back's in pain, and unfortunately 3.7 million people in Australia live with some form of back pain, making it the most common type of pain in the...

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