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Pioneering treatment relieves pelvic pain

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January 16, 2014
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It’s a pain that makes you feel like you’re on fire. Meet a doctor who uses electricity to help his patients and ease their pain.


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EFE (Nov. 7, 2012) — Scientists have been exploring new ways of coping with pain for many years and are now sharing their discoveries with the world in an exhibition at the London's Science Museum named "Pain Less: The Future of Relief," which opens on November 8. One of the more attractive aspects of this exposition is the study of how DNA affects the intensity with which we feel pain. Other surprising elements range from the use of venom (spiders, snakes, scorpions) as anesthetics to personal stories from people who face chronic pain on a daily basis.
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Fast Track: Treatments for Alzheimer's, Post-Surgical Pain, and Oral Mucositis

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Ivanhoe (Sep. 10, 2013) — Researchers are on the fast track to develop a treatment designed to reduce neuro-psychiatric symptoms, or NPS, in patients with moderate to severe Alzheimer's disease. Researchers are also getting the green light to develop a treatment that could prevent post-surgical chronic pain. Another potential breakthrough in the fast lane: a treatment for oral mucositis.
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Pelvic Exams May Not Be Needed for Many Women

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AP (June 30, 2014) — A leading physicians' group says pelvic exams, a routine and often dreaded part of an annual trip to the gynecologist, is unnecessary for most healthy women who aren't pregnant. (June 30) Video provided by AP
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Israelis Aim to 'Fix World' With Custom Cannabis

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AFP (Nov. 2, 2012) — In northern Israel, at Tikkun Olam -- Hebrew for "fixing the world" -- horticultural revolutionaries are growing a strain of cannabis they say relieves symptoms of some chronic illnesses but without the psychotic effects that can accompany regular weed.
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