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Less Painful Days with More Restful Nights

A sleep study shows the effectiveness of a longer night's rest to increase pain tolerance. A good night's rest might be a lot more beneficial than just beauty sleep. A study at the Sleep Disorders...
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How New Technology is Aiding Fibromyalgia Sufferers

Reduced Impedance Noninvasive Cortical Electrostimulation Technology Reduces Symptoms It's clear that fibromyalgia isn't in your head, but the stuff that is could be the key to treating it. Researchers are experimenting with a treatment that...

Text Neck: A Pain That’s Nothing to LOL About

Even if you aren't 15, chances are good that you use your smartphone quite a bit. You may not be texting "LOL" and "where r u" every 90 seconds, but you're probably checking and...

Help for Headaches: A New Migraine Patch & Acupuncture

Migraine medications have come a long way in recent years. But with more than 29.5 million Americans enduring the debilitating headaches, according to the National Headache Foundation, there's still plenty of room for improvement.Thankfully, strides...
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St. Jude’s Electronic Device Effectively Treats Chronic Migraines

A small, implanted device holds the power to reduce the intensity and frequency of migraines for many European patientsSt. Jude's Medical has been hard at work trying to get their revolutionary new device approved...
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ReCell Device Repairs Burn Victim’s Skin

Advances in skin regeneration technology allow doctors to use a patient's own skin cells to repair burns, scars, and blemishesIt is no surprise that few Americans have heard of the ReCell device. The FDA...
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Technological Advances in Ankle Replacement Surgery

Hip and knee replacements total over three quarters of a million annually, but until now, ankle surgeries were rarely performed. Replacement techniques have changed dramatically in recent years and have given doctors new ways...
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Innovative Exo-Skeleton Gives Paraplegics A Chance To Walk Again

Paraplegics will soon have the ability to rise out of their wheelchairs and walk among the rest of us.With decades of research finally paying off, scientists have finally created a way for paraplegics to...