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Studies offer leads for new approaches to treat neurological problems

Studies offer leads for new approaches to treat neurological problems

Researchers use optogenetics to treat chronic pain

Researchers use optogenetics to treat chronic pain

Direct electrical current can be delivered to nerves for blocking pain signals

Direct electrical current can be delivered to nerves for blocking pain signals

People who use medical marijuana have higher rates of prescription drug use, study finds

People who use medical marijuana have higher rates of prescription drug use, study finds

Improving job prospects unlikely to control opioid epidemic

Improving job prospects unlikely to control opioid epidemic

Popular ASRA Coags app helps physicians protect patients taking anticoagulants

Popular ASRA Coags app helps physicians protect patients taking anticoagulants

Post-surgical opioids can prolong pain for more than three weeks, study shows

Post-surgical opioids can prolong pain for more than three weeks, study shows

Psychiatrist stays close to home and true to her childhood promise

Psychiatrist stays close to home and true to her childhood promise

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

NHS approves low-level PEMF therapy for musculoskeletal pain relief

NHS approves low-level PEMF therapy for musculoskeletal pain relief

Opioid maker funds efforts to fight addiction: Is it ‘blood money’ or charity?

Opioid maker funds efforts to fight addiction: Is it ‘blood money’ or charity?

Pain begins differently for men and women at the cellular level, research says

Pain begins differently for men and women at the cellular level, research says

Jury’s in: Opioids are not better than other medicines for chronic pain

Jury’s in: Opioids are not better than other medicines for chronic pain

New Canadian guideline lays out optimal strategies for treatment of opioid addiction

New Canadian guideline lays out optimal strategies for treatment of opioid addiction

Rocker bottom shoes help strengthen back muscles, reduce low back pain

Rocker bottom shoes help strengthen back muscles, reduce low back pain

IQuity launches pioneering RNA-based blood test to diagnose fibromyalgia

IQuity launches pioneering RNA-based blood test to diagnose fibromyalgia

ANU research explores way to reduce unwanted side-effects of common drugs

ANU research explores way to reduce unwanted side-effects of common drugs

University of Illinois at Chicago awarded $4.6 million NIH grant for chronic pain research

University of Illinois at Chicago awarded $4.6 million NIH grant for chronic pain research

Japanese study seeks to establish link between insomnia and depression

Japanese study seeks to establish link between insomnia and depression

Researchers describe human blood-nerve barrier transcriptome for the first time

Researchers describe human blood-nerve barrier transcriptome for the first time