Topical pain relief comes in a variety of in gels, creams, sprays and patches. But what’s really best for certain kinds of pain? A pain specialist shares what you need to know.
A new study found that three or more caffeinated drinks tended to trigger headaches in frequent episodic migraine sufferers who regularly consumed caffeine.
The cause of arthritis can stem from multiple variables. Learn how much genetic makeup can increase susceptibility of the disease.
Dry needling for acute or chronic pain targets trigger points that develop within stressed muscles. The needle can stimulate them to release so that the muscle can return to normal mobility with less pain.
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Doctors are getting away from treating chronic pain with opioids. Our spine experts weigh in on new guidelines for low back pain that favor non-drug options, like physical therapy, acupuncture and yoga, over pills.
Discover the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our “Short Answer” series. Pain specialist Michael Stanton-Hicks, MD, explains what you can do to manage pain as you age.
Discover the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our “Short Answer” series. Pain specialist Michael Stanton-Hicks, MD, answers this one on getting treatment for pain.
Discover the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our “Short Answer” series. Pain specialist Michael Stanton-Hicks, MD, answers this one on chronic pain.