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African rodents immune to pain caused by wasabi

African rodents immune to pain caused by wasabi

Study shows no difference between relief offered by topical pain creams and placebos

Study shows no difference between relief offered by topical pain creams and placebos

Compounded pain relief creams not effective finds study

Compounded pain relief creams not effective finds study

Study explains why intense exercise curbs appetite

Study explains why intense exercise curbs appetite

Receptor that detects heat of red chili pepper may help protect the brain after TBI

Receptor that detects heat of red chili pepper may help protect the brain after TBI

Hottest pepper gives man “thunderclap”

Hottest pepper gives man “thunderclap”

Alpha brain wave frequency could help measure individual's vulnerability to pain, study finds

Alpha brain wave frequency could help measure individual's vulnerability to pain, study finds

Gene that could be associated with reduced pain response found

Gene that could be associated with reduced pain response found

Rare gene mutation gives rise to low sensitivity to pain

Rare gene mutation gives rise to low sensitivity to pain

New HIVMA guidelines recommend screening everyone with HIV for chronic pain

New HIVMA guidelines recommend screening everyone with HIV for chronic pain

Discovery of ‘protective shield’ for b-cells could provide new option for treating diabetes

Discovery of ‘protective shield’ for b-cells could provide new option for treating diabetes

Research uncovers role of gut microbiota in anti-obesity effects of dietary capsaicin

Research uncovers role of gut microbiota in anti-obesity effects of dietary capsaicin

Fetal alcohol exposure reduces taste system's responsiveness to bitter flavor and burning sensation

Fetal alcohol exposure reduces taste system's responsiveness to bitter flavor and burning sensation

Vanderbilt geneticists find new way to tap plant pharmacopeia to produce improved therapeutics

Vanderbilt geneticists find new way to tap plant pharmacopeia to produce improved therapeutics

Antidepressants and anti-seizure drugs can effectively treat diabetic nerve pain, research finds

Antidepressants and anti-seizure drugs can effectively treat diabetic nerve pain, research finds

Blocking new genetic marker could alleviate pain from serious burns

Blocking new genetic marker could alleviate pain from serious burns

Active ingredient of pungent substances slows growth of breast cancer cells

Active ingredient of pungent substances slows growth of breast cancer cells

Combination of ginger and chili peppers could help reduce cancer risk

Combination of ginger and chili peppers could help reduce cancer risk

New study may help develop effective medication for severe pain

New study may help develop effective medication for severe pain

Photodynamic therapy effective in treating porphyrias but can be severely painful, cause inflammation

Photodynamic therapy effective in treating porphyrias but can be severely painful, cause inflammation