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Is back pain killing us?

Elderly patients who suffer from back pain have a 13 per cent increased risk of dying from any cause, University of Sydney research has found. Published in the European Journal of

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Why pain often accompanies intense chemical-induced itch

There are neurons in your skin that are wired for one purpose and one purpose only: to sense itchy things. These neurons are separate from the ones that detect pain,

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Determining pain’s origin – is it the hip, spine or both?

Many people live with low back pain that radiates to the buttock, groin, thigh, and even knees. The challenge for patients, and often their doctors, is determining the origin of