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2014-06-30 23:23:13

The top pain management clinic in San Diego, Sorrento Valley Pain Relief, is now accepting personal injury liens for all treatment options. The San Diego pain center provides medical and interventional pain management, chiropractic and physical therapy for comprehensive therapies. San Diego, California (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 The top pain management clinic in San Diego, Sorrento Valley Pain Relief, is now accepting personal injury liens for all treatment options. The San Diego pain center...

2014-06-30 23:05:32

In an article published by JAMA Internal Medicine, LTC Wayne B. Jonas, MD, USA (Ret.), President and CEO of Samueli Institute, and LTG Eric B. Schoomaker, MD, PhD, USA (Ret.) discuss the excessive use of opioids in the U.S. military and present a call to action to integrate medical practices that have proven to alleviate the symptoms of chronic pain. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 With thousands of military personnel returning from war, the issue of chronic pain and its long-term...

2014-06-30 12:31:31

Insurance Giant to Reimburse NYC Rehabilitation Center for Its Calmare Therapy Treatments FAIRFIELD, Conn., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Calmare(®) Pain Therapy Device, the flagship product of Competitive Technologies, Inc., (OTCQX: CTTC) (CTI), the pain mitigation company, gained a favorable reimbursement ruling from the New York City Civil Courts in a personal injury case against Allstate Insurance, Co., (Allstate). In the ruling, the Court instructed the insurance giant to...

2014-06-30 08:31:01

UK Consumers Report ActiPatch® Therapy Reduces Pain, Including Fibromyalgia, Without Drugs FREDERICK, Md., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioElectronics Corporation (OTC Pink: BIEL), the maker of advanced drug-free consumer medical devices, today announced positive early feedback from its "Try It and Tell Us" social media program in the United Kingdom that has attracted thousands of followers. The company's Facebook-based program offers U.K. and Irish consumers free trial devices,...

2014-06-21 23:03:37

6,046 DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuits Alleging Complications From DePuy/s Metal-on-Metal Hip Implant Required Replacement Surgery Caused Chronic Pain And In Some Cases Metallosis Columbus, OH (PRWEB) June 21, 2014 The product liability lawyers at Wright & Schulte LLC note DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuits filed in the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas, have increased by more than 300 since April. According to litigation statistics, 6,046 DePuy Pinnacle lawsuits are pending as of...

2014-06-19 16:25:52

LONDON, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AstraZeneca today announced that the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) has published results of two pivotal Phase III studies - KODIAC-4 and KODIAC-5 of naloxegol, an investigational treatment for opioid-induced constipation (OIC). Opioids play an important role in chronic pain relief by binding to mu-receptors in the brain, but they also bind to mu-receptors in the bowel. That is why patients taking opioids for chronic pain can develop OIC. In...

2014-06-18 23:09:31

Nevada has a new leading pain management center specializing in the treatment for chronic and acute pain conditions. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Nevada Pain, (NevadaPain.com) is now offering those who suffer chronic pain world-class care at their two new pain management clinic locations in Las Vegas and Henderson, NV. Nevada Pain provides quality care to patients with various kinds of acute or chronic pain conditions. Nevada’s team of elite specialists include double-board...

2014-06-18 16:26:31

MONTCLAIR, N.J., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- There are 116 million people in pain. There are 4,000 pain specialists. That's 29,000 patients per pain specialist. There are simply not enough pain specialists to go around. What can frontline practitioners do to meet the challenges of this growing public health issue? Attend PAINWeekEnd Chicago! The 2014 PAINWeekEnd Regional Conference convenes on Saturday, June 28, in Chicago at the Gleacher Center at the University of Chicago Booth...

Hand Shiatsu Treatment As Possible Sleep Aid For Patients With Chronic Pain
2014-06-18 03:05:25

By Bryan Alary, University of Alberta There was a time, back in Nancy Cheyne's youth, when she combined the poise and grace of a ballerina with the daring and grit of a barrel racer. When she wasn't pursuing either of those pastimes, she bred sheepdogs, often spending hours on her feet grooming her furry friends at dog shows. All that seems like a lifetime ago. After 15 years of living with chronic lower-back pain, Cheyne, 64, can't walk from the disabled parking stall to the elevator...

2014-06-17 23:06:36

The makers of Topricin® Natural Pain Relief & Healing Cream formulas introduce an innovative app designed to help pain sufferers document and track their pain – a viable and vibrant tool in treatment and education that promotes healing and sustainable healthcare. Rhinebeck, NY (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 For twenty years Topical BioMedics, Inc., has established itself as an R&D leader of topical natural cellular biomedicines for relieving pain by enhancing and supporting the...


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