Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 15:14
A "pandemic of over-regulation" of opioid-based painkillers such as morphine and fentanyl means billions of cancer patients around the world suffer intolerable pain, researchers said on Thursday.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 24, 2013, 15:15
Researchers have developed a new jab, which when injected once every two weeks into the body, can ease the crippling symptoms of arthritis.
Last Updated: Friday, November 22, 2013, 14:34
When faced with inevitable pain, most people choose to "get it out of the way" as soon as possible, a new study suggests.
Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 08:52
Crankiness, bloating and fatigue are some of the common symptoms of painful periods. Menses can be very uncomfortable, and at times, drain out energy.
Last Updated: Monday, November 11, 2013, 14:48
A study has linked two pesticides with an increased risk of endometriosis, a condition affecting up to 10 percent of reproductive-age women.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 06, 2013, 17:55
Researchers have tried to study the long-term effects of torture on the human pain system.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 06, 2013, 17:52
Early-life stress such as childhood neglect and abuse is suspected to contribute to the development of chronic pain in adulthood, a new study has suggested.
Last Updated: Monday, November 04, 2013, 14:01
Researchers are trying to find a method to significantly reduce a migraine or fibromyalgia by a visit to a doctor who gives low doses of electricity to your brain.