Healing hands: Massage may ease chronic back pain

People older than 50 tend to respond best to massage therapy.

April 18, 2017 0

Stout and hardy? Check your heart

People with a high tolerance for pain may face a greater risk of silent heart attacks.

February 19, 2017 0

In labor, it’s mind over matter

Come delivery day, your mindset can make all the difference.

January 3, 2017 2

Intercourse pain amid cancer is treatable

Sexual pain is often written off as psychological—but it's more often a result of physical issues.

November 18, 2016 0

Get a move on for back pain

Exercise is a simple, free and effective remedy.

July 26, 2016 2

Coping with pain may be all in the brain

Arthritis patients may work to change their brain chemistry to better adapt to chronic pain.

October 29, 2015 0

Ow, my side hurts!

Ever felt that achy or stabbing pain in your side during pregnancy? It may be round ligament pain.

October 6, 2015 3

Why is my knee still swollen 8 weeks after surgery?

Find out what you can do post-surgery for your knee. (For...

July 10, 2015 59

Migraines take big toll on families

Survey finds that debilitating headaches' pain extends far beyond the sufferer.

April 26, 2015 0

Narcotic painkiller use tied to higher risk for depression

The longer the use, the bigger the risk the user would become depressed, study found.

March 2, 2015 0

Smokers may get less benefit from drugs for arthritic back pain

Study authors say inflammation or a lack of oxygen among possible reasons.

February 12, 2015 0

Many Americans face pain, depression in their final year

Study finds significant increase in symptoms, despite efforts to improve end-of-life care.

February 10, 2015 1