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2012-06-24 23:02:17

Back Pain Relief4Life is announcing a new product designed to help people suffering from chronic back pain. (PRWEB) June 23, 2012 The Back Pain Relief4Life Program is a new back pain relief program. The product/program is being launched at a special rate of forty-seven dollars. The limited pricing is designed to introduce individuals, who are suffering from chronic back pain, to a new product. Back Pain Relief4Life was founded by Ian Hart, B.S., C.S.C.S. The program has been featured on...

2012-04-27 23:02:58

As a Medical and Lawyer Referral Service, 411 PAIN is founded on the promise of helping people get their lives back on track after the confusion and injuries ensuing from auto accidents, reminding them that they may be entitled to significant personal injury protection benefits. Miami, FL (PRWEB) April 27, 2012 With over fifteen years of experience, 411 Pain has proven itself a trustworthy ally of the victims of auto accidents, helping people transition back to their everyday lives while...

2012-04-27 02:26:33

SAN DIEGO, April 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Centers for Disease Control reports annual deaths involving opioid pain relievers has quadrupled in a decade to nearly 15,000 in the United States. In New York and North and South Carolina, the number of people misusing or abusing prescription medications continues to rise, sparking attention amongst policymakers and underscoring the need for access to quality care for those suffering from pain. For these reasons, Millennium...

2012-04-23 04:44:40

By: Demetria “Dee” Hobbs, Ivanhoe Health Correspondent (Ivanhoe Newswire) — In the famed film, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Burt Ives plays Big Daddy Pollitt, the patriarch of the family, dying of cancer. In the film, Big Daddy refuses to take any medication to ease his pain and suffering, his reason, is a shared one, that it will, “kill the senses; and that it is better to live with pain, because at least than, you know you´re alive.” “That is not...

2012-03-27 02:26:32

CHICAGO, March 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- New research released today finds that pain affects the majority of Massachusetts residents, yet most underestimate its severity and the need for effective treatment. The survey by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) uncovered that at least one in two Massachusetts residents believe pain is just a part of life and one in three don't believe it can be eased with proper treatment. These misperceptions lead people to ignore or...

2012-03-22 02:25:28

New public awareness campaign from NHPCO's Caring Connections dispels myths about pain and empowers consumers ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Pain is a natural part of aging or illness and people have to live with it" - is a common myth that leaves millions of people in pain every day. There is almost always a reason why a person is experiencing pain and in most cases physical pain can be managed. Learning the truth about pain and what can be done to manage...

2012-03-22 02:24:44

CHICAGO, March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- New research released today finds that pain affects the majority of Kentuckians, yet most underestimate its severity and the need for effective treatment. The survey by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) uncovered that nearly three in five Kentuckians believe pain is just a part of life and two in five don't believe it can be eased with proper treatment. These misperceptions lead people to ignore or under-treat their pain, which can cause more...

2012-03-15 23:25:42

It´s normal to not always act on your sense of compassion–for example, by walking past a beggar on the street without giving them any money. Maybe you want to save your money or avoid engaging with a homeless person. But even if suppressing compassion avoids these costs, it may carry a personal cost of its own, according to a new study published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science. After people suppress compassionate feelings, an...

2012-02-23 18:00:03

New 'barcode' tool lets doctors evaluate chronic pain quickly and objectively How we move is an excellent indicator of overall health. When we feel good, we move around continually. When we're in pain, we reduce our physical activity. This observation might seem trivial, but it has led to an original approach for evaluating chronic pain. A team from EPFL's Laboratory of Movement Analysis and Measurement (LMAM) has developed a clever, easy-to-use visual tool to help doctors assess their...

2012-02-16 18:43:00

Research, Policy, Treatment and New IOM Report to Paint Brighter Solution to Solving Pain for 116 Million Suffering Americans GLENVIEW, Ill., Feb. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 28th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM) brings together decades of scientific research, evidence-based medical knowledge and a new analysis by the Institute of Medicine to help solve the pain epidemic in America. "With definitive research, evidence, and regulation...