The American Academy of Neurology has shifted its stance on who should receive prescription painkillers and how doctors should be held accountable, reported Medical News Today.
New York Police Department officers used anti-overdose spray to save the life of a 26-year-old man who had overdosed on painkillers Saturday, SILive.com reported.
Recovery from surgery can be quick and relatively painless for some, but a months-long slog for others. Now, researchers say they may be able figure out ahead of time how long a patient will be...
It’s 7 am. Time to start your day! You go in for a big stretch when...yeowch! Neck cramp!
Anti-addiction activists are calling for the Food and Drug Administration's top official to step down, saying the agency's policies have contributed to a national epidemic of prescription...
Brain scans show that people with the pain disorder fibromyalgia react differently to what others would consider non-painful sights and sounds, new research suggests.
A bad migraine can ruin your day—or week. Here’s how to stop these headaches before they start.
About 27 million Americans suffer from osteoarthritis, the most common form of arthritis that can occur in any joint of the body.