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Add These Steps to Your Anti-Arthritis Plan

For the more than 46 million people in the United States living with arthritis, life means some amount of pain most days, and, for some, every day. With so many millions affected, it's little...
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Living Easier with Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an immune disease characterized by inflammation of the lining of the joints (synovium).By Margaret JaworskiThe persistent inflammation leads to painful stiffness, redness, and swelling in the joints that over time...
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Heads Up!

Medical Societies Release Top Five Lists of Don'tsBy Margaret JaworskiAs part of Choosing Wisely, a national campaign by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Foundation aimed at sparking conversations between doctors and patients...

Can An Anti-Inflammation Diet Cure Your Pain?

Inflammation is at the Heart of Practically Every Serious Disease, Including Many Chronic Pain Conditions. By Elizabeth Somer, M.A., R.D.Have you ever been so mad you could scream? You feel the anger rising from your...
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Preventing Chronic Pain with Stress Management

For those who live with pain, stress management might be the key to help relieve chronic pain By Lisa DavisFor people who live with chronic pain conditions like back pain and arthritis, stress management may...
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“Mom, It Hurts”: Kids Can Suffer Pain as Much as Any Adult

If only a kiss on the boo-boo could make it all better. But as parents, we know that kids can suffer pain and that helping is often more complicated than that. Sometimes you may...
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Common Chemicals Could Be Linked to Osteoarthritis

Chemicals in Products from Cookware to Carpet Said to Increase the Disease in WomenA new study suggests that a commonly found chemical called PFCs could be increasing osteoarthritis in women. The study, which was...
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Chronic Pain Could Be Classified as a Disease

Ireland's Health Minister Says Chronic Pain Should Be Given The Same Resources as Other Major ConditionsChronic pain often gets the short end when it comes to medical care. In many cases, doctors aren't fully...
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New Website Helps Parents Deal with Their Child’s Pain

A New Website Offers Advice on Managing a Child's Pain Post SurgeryLaunched in February 2013, the new website, My Child is in Pain, offers advice to parents who want to better manage their child's...
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Lady Gaga to Undergo Hip Surgery

The singer cancels the rest of her Born This Way Ball Tour after chronic pain takes her off the stageOne of the bigger news items this week was the cancellation of Lady Gaga's tour...
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Painful Condition Sidelines Lady Gaga Who Cancels Upcoming Shows

After Performing in Montreal on Monday, The Born This Way Singer Decides to Take a Break from the Stage and RecoverEven celebrities deal with chronic pain. Severe pain and inflammation of the joints recently...
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Endometriosis: Symptoms and Treatment 101

Endometriosis causes women to experience pain and irregular hormonal changes, possibly leading to infertility.Endometriosis is a condition affecting women which causes pain in the pelvic region and is one of the top three causes...
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Ask The Experts: Low-Level Laser Therapy Technology

Low-Level Laser Therapy Technology uses the special ML830 laser to pinpoint pain and get rid of it fast. Dr. Ryan Whelton discusses this laser and its effectiveness.What is the ML830 laser and how does...