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2012-11-28 12:26:56

NEW YORK, Nov. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- September's outrageous "Guerilla Therapy" Demonstration outside NY Columbia-Presbyterian hospital left administrators and surgeons in shock. The amazing results of the five hour treatment demonstration just 10 feet from the hospital's entrance were achieved with a breakthrough therapy that could revolutionize chronic pain treatment forever. "We treated horribly suffering patients who've had years of therapy and failed surgeries as they emerged from the...

2012-11-19 08:27:38

AACHEN, Germany and BRUSSELS, November 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- - Last call for 2012 applications at http://www.e-g-g.info Unique funding opportunity for young scientists from across Europe! Young researchers are invited to contribute with innovative research ideas and to apply for the EFIC-Gruenenthal Grant (E-G-G) 2012, one of the most highly regarded grants worldwide in the field of pain research. Provided by the European Federation of IASP(R) Chapters (EFIC(R)) and...

2012-11-14 08:32:46

NEW YORK, Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Tom Chi, The Pain Whisperer, Is Highly Regarded Among the Medical Community, Hollywood Celebrities and Patients Battling Pain Symptoms for Decades. He is uniquely known for curing patients with difficult and chronic pain problems even after years of therapy and failed surgeries. He tells us that Surgery is the wrong answer for Derek Hough's neck pain because herniations are caused by injured muscles in the neck which pull the vertebrae too close...

2012-10-20 04:00:09

Beaverton Hot Tub Dealer Publishes Guide to Educate The Public on the Merits of Physical Therapy and Hydrotherapy to Help People Improve Their Physical Health and Well-Being. Beaverton, OR (PRWEB) October 19, 2012 This October, health care practitioners and care givers are excited to celebrate National Physical Therapy Month. In appreciation of all the hard work and dedicated help therapists contribute, now is the perfect time to highlight the important role physical therapy plays in...

2012-10-16 04:01:40

Dr. Patrick W. Hogan of Arizona Pain Specialists, the premier pain management clinic in Glendale, AZ. received the prestigious 2012 Patients´ Choice Award. This award is based on excellent patient reviews and near perfect scores from online patient voters. Glendale, AZ (PRWEB) October 15, 2012 Dr. Patrick W. Hogan, D.O., double-board certified interventional pain physician and anesthesiologist at Arizona Pain Specialists (http://www.arizonapain.com), has received a Patients´...

2012-10-15 16:35:50

Companionship has the potential to reduce pain linked to nerve damage, according to a new study. Mice that were paired with a cage-mate showed lower pain responses and fewer signs of inflammation in their nervous system after undergoing surgery that affected their nerves than did isolated mice, suggesting that the social contact had both behavioral and physiological influences. The social contact lowered the pain response and signs of inflammation even in animals that had experienced...

2012-10-15 07:29:52

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Nektar Therapeutics (Nasdaq: NKTR) today announced that preclinical data for NKTR-171, a new investigational drug candidate to treat neuropathic pain, was presented at the 41(st) Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience: Neuroscience 2012. NKTR-171 is a novel sodium channel blocker designed to act in the periphery in order to treat neuropathic pain while avoiding the serious central nervous system (CNS) side effects associated with current...

2012-10-14 23:20:17

Initiative promotes better visceral pain management through increased awareness SEATTLE, Oct. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Global Year Against Visceral Pain launches today, bringing global attention to pain that originates in or near the internal organs of the body. Visceral pain is the most frequent form of pain, felt by most people at one time or another, and the number one reason for patients to seek medical attention. Sponsored by the International Association for...

2012-10-09 07:28:05

NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Occupy NY Hospitals Movement began just three weeks ago and has already struck at NY Columbia Presbyterian where patients emerged and said they had gone for years of therapy and surgeries without getting better. This according to what some are calling the Jedi Knight of pain treatment, though he prefers the gentler sounding The Pain Whisperer. Dr. Tom Chi is a specialist at The Pain Therapy Institute where for 30 years he has used a unique treatment...

2012-10-04 06:27:21

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Prospira PainCare today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to purchase Bay Area Pain & Wellness Center ("BAPWC"), a leading pain management physician practice in the San Francisco Bay Area. The acquisition of BAPWC follows a similar transaction consummated in August in which Prospira PainCare acquired The Spine Center of Southeast Georgia ("SCSG"), a comprehensive neurosurgery and pain management practice located in coastal...