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2014-07-15 23:10:32

Superior Magnetics for Pain Free Living released a new magnetic bracelet using 5200 Gauss Neodymium N52 Rare Earth Magnets for the fastest relief. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Pain Free Living web: SuperiorMagnetics.com, a leading developer of magnetic bracelets just released a new magnetic bracelet using 5200 Gauss magnets for the fastest and most effective relief. During demonstrations using this new ultra strong magnetic bracelet customers often report significant...

2014-07-15 16:27:40

-- Patent Covers Composition of Matter for APD371 and Related Compounds -- SAN DIEGO, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) announced today that it was granted U.S. Patent No. 8,778,950, entitled "Cannabinoid Receptor Modulators," by the United States Patent and Trademark Office for APD371, an agonist of the cannabinoid receptor 2 (CB2). Arena is exploring several potential indications for APD371, including chronic pain, and is currently conducting...

2014-07-14 23:09:24

Utilizing a Consistent Methodology for Continuity of Spine Care in Physical Therapy Southlake, Texas (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Spine Team Texas continues to stay at the forefront in complete spine care—from diagnosis to treatment and recovery. Currently all physical therapists at Spine Team Texas’ locations are either certified in or training for certification in The McKenzie Method. Two therapists, Craig Cunningham and Theresa Adame, have recently completed the extensive program. “We...

2014-07-14 23:02:33

Road trip season has arrived, but for people with back problems, the thought of sitting in a car for hours on end isn't exactly pleasant. DISC Sports & Spine Center's Dr. Gary Brazina is offering insights on how persons can preserve back health on the road. Marina Del Rey, CA (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Midway through summer, throngs of families are hitting the road to create their own versions of the National Lampoon classic “Vacation.” An estimated four out of five Americans,...

2014-07-14 12:27:36

Insurers and pharmacy benefit managers hijacking doctor-patient relationship FAIRHOPE, Ala., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patients and patient advocates are rallying on behalf of millions of patients as Express Scripts and other major pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) begin unprecedented cuts in prescription medication coverage. The cuts will directly impact millions of patients who rely on compounded medicines to relieve an array of medical conditions, including persistent pain from...

2014-07-14 12:27:21

The Company expects the studies, along with the PK study, to be completed in the 4th quarter of 2014 MALVERN, Pa., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SCILEX Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a company engaged in the development and commercialization of late-stage pharmaceutical products focused on the treatment of pain, announced today that it has commenced dermal safety studies of its Ztlido (lidocaine patch 1.8%) product candidate, a next-generation branded lidocaine patch for the treatment of...

2014-07-14 12:27:11

Practices that cause chronic pain and information on managing and preventing it are detailed by pain management specialist Dr. Sham Vengurlekar. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- From individuals who spend many hours sitting in offices, to those with physically demanding jobs, chronic pain is a condition faced by people in a variety of diverse backgrounds. Bad posture when sitting and continuous motions that put strain on the body are two common contributors to...

2014-07-13 23:02:54

The Peripheral Neuropathy Program review that was just updated by Vkool.com reveals Randall Labrum’s effective treatment program for ending pain. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 According to The Peripheral Neuropathy Program review recently updated by Vkool.com, this is a comprehensive program that teaches people how to deal with diabetic nerve pain and chronic peripheral neuropathy without medications. This program also provides people with safe and effective remedies for relieving...

2014-07-12 23:03:43

DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuit Purports Recipient Suffers Chronic Pain Due To Metal-on-Metal Hip Replacement and Could Face Metal Poisoning Columbus, OH (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 Wright & Schulte LLC has filed a DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuit against DePuy Orthopedics, Inc., a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson, on behalf of an Ohio man who alleges that he suffers chronic pain after receiving a metal-on-metal DePuy Pinnacle hip replacement and had to undergo revision surgery four years later to...

2014-07-11 23:05:44

Prominent Los Angeles spine surgeon Dr. Gravori talks about spinal injuries that can occur while playing soccer and how to treat them. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 The World Cup in Brazil has caused excitement around the globe. However, according to recent reports, many star soccer players left the game due to injury. Soccer may take a backseat in the media to American football when it comes to the severity of injuries, but as in all sports, the risk is always there. While none...


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Cryosurgery
2013-04-30 10:04:11

Cryosurgery is the use of extreme cold to remove unhealthy and irregular tissues from the body. Cryosurgery is a non-invasive form of surgery that leaves hardly any scarring, has a low cost and minimal pain. When to Use Cryosurgery Cryosurgery has commonly been used to treat a lot of skin conditions; malignant and benign. It is also used to treat warts, moles, skin tags, solar keratosis, and Morton’s Neuroma. Liver cancer, prostate cancer, lung cancer, oral cancers, cervical disorders...

Cold Compression Therapy
2013-03-04 15:59:27

Cold Compression Therapy is used to reduce pain and edema (swelling) for instances such as soft tissue injuries, strains, sprains, or post-surgical therapy. As the name suggests, the therapy includes the application of cold (cryotherapy) but also includes the principles of R.I.C.E. (Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation). Cryotherapy, application of cold or ice to the painful area, lowers the metabolic rate of the tissue and prevents further injury to the site from the inflammatory...

Cystoscopy
2013-01-18 11:39:08

Cystoscopy is a medical procedure to explore the bladder with a cytoscope, a small camera with magnification. The bladder is accessed by the cytoscope through the urethra. This procedure is used as a diagnostic tool for the medical provider. Reasons for Procedure There are several complaints from patients that would make this procedure a consideration of the medical provider. Patients that present with chronic urinary tract infections, decrease in bladder control, abnormal urine...

Heat Therapy
2012-12-31 12:08:31

Heat therapy is a treatment in the medical field to relieve pain and improve over health. It can be a therapy used only once, repeatedly in rehabilitation sessions, or as part of an after-care routine in sports medicine. It can be delivered in many forms with success in all. How the Heat Helps As heat is introduced to the area, the temperature will increase beginning from the outer layer and moving deeper into the tissues. After the change in temperature, the blood vessels in the area of...

Palpation
2012-11-26 20:39:45

Palpation is a technique used by a physician or medical provider during a physical examination. By placing hands on a patient, data can be gathered that is otherwise unknown by visualization only. What Information it Provides Information such as the temperature of the skin, the moistness or dryness of the skin, the shape of a structure, the location of pain, the radiation of the pain, the quality of function, strength of a structure, amount of swelling, sensation, circulation and so...

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