A report in the journal Nature Neuroscience took a look at microglia, and analyzed the impact of specific pain treatments, whether they were done on men or on women.
A study done by a group of researchers from Oxford University yielded some surprising results regarding babies and how they feel pain.
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The American Academy of Neurology warns that the risk of using opioids for headache, back pain and other chronic pain is not worth the risk.
A new way to zap away pain has become a popular alternative to medications and injections. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl shows you how it works.
The FDA has approved an oxycodone pill designed to deter abuse.
Everyone gets headaches, but did you know they could be caused by something you ate? 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl finds out if one of your favorites is on the list.
The vast majority of physicians find themselves caught between patients who need strong pain medications to deal with chronic problems and manipulative drug addicts just looking for a fix.
For anybody who has ever fallen asleep on the beach or lay out too long in the sun, you know what causes sunburn, but what really causes sunburn pain?
The company whose name is synonymous with the pain reliever is introducing a reformulated aspirin Monday that works in half the time of its regular aspirin.
Simply walking her dog used to be torture for 51-year-old Terri LaRoche. She has a common problem, arthritis in both knees.