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Where's your pain?

Where's your pain?Pain can strike anywhere in the body. Wherever you feel pain, whether it's in your hip, back, foot or head, use this guide to find the information you need. Head and neck He...

Acupuncture Causes Brain Changes in Patients With Hand Pain

Acupuncture appears to increase cortical thickness while alleviating pain in idiopathic hand pain, providing evidence that this condition is distinct from carpal tunnel syndrome. Medscape Medical N...

Cellular signals for pain fine tune neurons' sensitivity to opiods

(Carnegie Mellon University) At the cellular level, pain and pain relief are caused by two different signaling pathways. But the two pathways aren't necessarily independent of one another, according t...

Sleep problems are linked to lower pain tolerance in a new large study

People with insomnia and other sleep problems have increased sensitivity to pain, according to research published in Pain. Over 10,400 adults were asked to keep their hand submerged in a cold water ba...

Altered pain processing in patients with cognitive impairment

People with dementia and other forms of cognitive impairment (CI) have altered responses to pain, with many conditions associated with increased pain sensitivity, concludes a research review in Pain, ...

Cognitive-emotional therapeutic approach to fibromyalgia treatment under the spotlight in new research

The importance of cognitive-emotional therapeutic approaches for the treatment of fibromyalgia has been highlighted in a small study in the Journal of Pain. We already know that people with fibromyalg...

Insomniacs May Be More Sensitive to Pain

TUESDAY, May 12, 2015 -- People with insomnia or poor sleep quality may be less tolerant of pain, new research suggests. The more frequent and severe the insomnia, the greater the sensitivity to pain,...

Abuse-Deterrent Opioids Prevent Users From Intensifying High

The rise in opioid-related deaths has many in the medical community outraged over practitioners prescribing opioids for chronic pain. Some, mainly those in pain management, believe this practice is ...

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Feeling the burn: When it looks like it hurts, and belongs to me, it really does hurt more.

We examined changes in pain sensitivity in the rubber hand illusion (RHI). Experiment 1 investigated changes in pain tolerance immediately after a "healthy" and "wounded" RHI when immersing the hand i...

Cerebral Activations Related to Writing and Drawing with Each Hand.

Writing is a sequential motor action based on sensorimotor integration in visuospatial and linguistic functional domains. To test the hypothesis of lateralized circuitry concerning spatial and languag...

Altered Pain Sensitivity in Elderly Women with Chronic Neck Pain.

Age-related changes occur in both the peripheral and central nervous system, yet little is known about the influence of chronic pain on pain sensitivity in older persons. The aim of this study was to ...

Left-hand dominance in children: Prevalence and maternal stereotypes in a South-east Nigerian city.

The objectives of the study are to estimate the prevalence of left-hand dominance among children of selected mothers in an urban city and to determine the mothers' stereotypes about left-handedness. A...

To What Degree Do Pain-coping Strategies Affect Joint Stiffness and Functional Outcomes in Patients with Hand Fractures?

Patients with hand fractures often have pain, swelling, and stiffness in the joints of the hand, which may lead them to protect their hands, resulting in more stiffness and in delayed recovery. Howeve...

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