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2014-03-07 16:22:40

PHOENIX, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers have demonstrated that conditioned pain modulation (CPM), a measure of the brain's ability to regulate pain, decreases activity in the human spinal cord as visible via functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI). "This study confirmed our hypothesis that CPM results in significant reductions in spinal dorsal horn activity in humans," said lead study author Ian Mackey, of Stanford University in Palo Alto, Calif. The...

2014-03-01 23:01:02

Emotional Pain and Transformation Seminar empowers people to turn the pain of abuse, rejection and guilt into purpose and walk from heartbreak into happiness. The seminar will run from 3-5 April 2014. London (PRWEB) March 01, 2014 Joshuaamadi Solutions, an organisation dedicated to emotional health and wellbeing, is proud to open registration for their signature program, "The Emotional Healing and Transformation Seminar." Emotional pain and trauma can come from many sources and...

2014-02-28 12:27:49

ZURICH, February 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Visualize your acute or chronic pain quickly and easily While keeping a pain journal can be very valuable for seeing the development of the pain and survey potential treatment success, it also requires a lot of work. Not always the patient has the time, discipline or simply the ability to update a pain diary regularly. Sometimes, just a moment in time can already give important insights: to visualize the pain can expose...

2014-02-17 08:25:04

MONTREAL, Feb. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Quebec's proposed law on euthanasia will allow a lethal substance to be injected into an adult person at "the end of life" (which is not defined in the proposed law) who has unsupportable suffering. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140217/MM66206) Quebec's Health Care System Today Quebec's health care system is managed by the provincial government of Quebec, Canada. This system is plagued by deficiencies including lack of...

2014-02-12 08:29:45

GOLDEN, Colo., Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Pain Foundation (NPF) announced today that it is being reformed as an independent, 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization to transform the way pain is fundamentally understood, assessed and treated for every human being. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140212/PH63371LOGO) "We are resurrecting The National Pain Foundation because of the continued and unmet need for significantly more patient input into how pain is diagnosed...

2014-02-10 23:05:08

elements® fitness successfully demonstrated that exercise can trump medicine after member, Pat Merl, achieves chronic pain relief through elements' water aerobics classes. Tampa Bay, FL (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 Exercise has proven to be nearly as effective as medicine in treating pain, prompting questions about whether the health care system is placing too much emphasis on medication and failing to exploring physical activity as a form of treatment. (1) Pat Merl had suffered...

2014-02-06 23:01:54

An announcement from Dr. Webster today stated that a new online community is now available to help people who suffer from chronic pain and caregivers of people with chronic pain find solutions and share their experiences. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 What are the most effective methods for dealing with chronic pain? Dr. Lynn Webster has introduced a new online community featuring chronic pain support groups to assist individuals and families with their challenges of living...

2014-01-30 23:00:11

Half of Americans live with chronic or recurrent pain. "Breaking Down the Cost of Pain to Businesses" informs the public of the extreme costs chronic pain cause businesses, and encourages people to seek help in order to improve a their pain conditions. Tucson, Arizona (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Integrative Pain Center of Arizona (IPCA) is the premier pain clinic in Tucson, Arizona. Committed to helping people get back to productive lives with a tailored patient-centered and...

2013-12-18 11:30:09

Study shows encouraging results for improving postoperative pain management and reducing the need for pain medicine after major pediatric urology procedures Researchers at Children's Hospital of Orange County (CHOC Children's), one of the nation's 50 best children's hospitals, have identified a new technique that will significantly decrease pain for children following high-risk urology surgeries. Findings of the pain management technique were published in the December 2013 online issue of...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.