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2014-10-09 07:37:25

Science fiction has predicted that someday we would have prosthetic limbs and appliances that would be controllable by the mind, but until now, that hasn’t become a reality.

Phantom Limb Pain Relieved With New Method
2014-02-26 11:47:38

Max Ortiz Catalan, researcher at Chalmers University of Technology, has developed a new method for the treatment of phantom limb pain (PLP) after an amputation.

2013-04-12 12:58:13

Veterans who sustained major limb injuries during combat reported little improvement in symptoms of depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health problems up to 2 years post injury.

Phantom Limb Sensations Replicated In Non-Amputees
2013-04-12 07:57:14

While many people who have had an arm or a leg amputated have described experiencing the sensation of having a “phantom limb,” a team of neuroscientists in Sweden has managed to duplicate the phenomenon with people who have not had a limb amputated.

Phantom Pain In Amputees Linked To The Brain
2013-03-06 05:38:54

A new brain imaging study from Oxford University reveals that the phantom pain many amputees feel in the missing limb is linked to changes in the brain that occur following amputation.

2012-10-07 23:01:32

New drug-free pain relief product called Nyloxin that relieves chronic aches and pains and has no side effects. Fremont, CA (PRWEB) October 07, 2012

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2011-05-20 11:05:00

Perhaps when we get hurt, we should not only ‘rub it better’ but also cross our arms.

2011-05-18 13:13:06

It likely comes as no surprise that low back pain is the most common form of chronic pain among adults.


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