Chronic Pain

You might want to think twice before taking the (freezing cold) plunge.
A chiropractor breaks down the good, the bad and the consequences of something we're all guilty of: carrying a bag that's too heavy.
A new approach to prescribing is taking hold as doctors seek to stem the flow of opioids into communities.
Opioids remain the most effective drugs available for treating many kinds of pain — largely because we still don’t truly understand the science of pain.
Only a small fraction of Medicaid recipients have accessed an alternative pain management program meant to combat the overprescription of opioids.
A pilot program using VR technology shows promising results for managing pain without medication.
With the number of American seniors expected to almost double by 2060, there is a growing need to find alternative pain management tools.
These are the questions you should ask and how you should approach a treatment plan, according to experts.
People who live with chronic pain conditions share the debilitating, frustrating realities they experience daily.
My husband could have sent me postcards from our vacations, given the time I spent in bed during them.
The CDC and the FDA caution doctors not to taper the doses too quickly and cause patients to suffer “uncontrolled pain, psychological distress and suicide.”
Chronic illness can wreck your self-esteem. Here's how to make it just a little better.
Plus, how you can prevent or ease the pain.
Now that cannabidiol is decriminalized, it's like the Wild West out there in edibles. Here's how to be a smart consumer.
It’s difficult to understand how debilitating a migraine can be without experiencing one or knowing about the symptoms.
"Don’t assume that high cost equals a quality mattress for back pain."
The senator and presidential contender said she’s “open to improving” the legislation after she received widespread criticism.
Experts share the red flags that mean an achy back might be a bigger deal.