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What can cause back pain and nausea?

What can cause back pain and nausea?

Some common causes of back pain and nausea include: Stomach virus or food poisoning Share on PinterestA person with back pain and nausea may be experiencing a stomach virus or food poisoning. Gastroenteritis causes pain and inflammation in the stomach as the result of an infection. Several different types of infection can cause gastroenteritis, including […]

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Does weather really affect our experience of pain?

Does weather really affect our experience of pain?

A new study finds that, for people living with arthritis and other conditions that cause chronic pain, a certain kind of weather increases pain. New research confirms that damp, windy weather may worsen pain for some. When someone tells you that they can feel bad weather in their bones, they may well be right. Scientists, […]

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‘Gut itch’ may explain pain in IBS

‘Gut itch’ may explain pain in IBS

New research casts fresh light on the chronic pain mechanisms in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), promising new and more effective treatments for the condition. New research brings hope for new chronic pain treatments in IBS. Between 25 and 45 million people in the United States are living with IBS, and up to 15% of the […]

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Could a unique new fungus offer an opioid alternative?

Could a unique new fungus offer an opioid alternative?

A new fungus discovered in the estuarine waters of Tasmania could be the unexpected answer to the world’s opioid crisis, a current study suggests. A fungus present in Tasmanian estuarine water may yield an effective and safe opioid alternative. Opioids — many of which are prescription painkillers, such as codeine — have created a worldwide […]

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Key brain protein may be what maintains chronic pain

Key brain protein may be what maintains chronic pain

A new study in rodents reveals a key protein that may explain why chronic pain persists. The findings may lead to therapeutic agents that could “disrupt the maintenance of pain.”‘ New research in mice may help explain why chronic pain persists in humans. Chronic pain affects over 20% of the adult population in the United […]

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What are the possible causes of neck pain?

What are the possible causes of neck pain?

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What can cause pain in the perineum?

What can cause pain in the perineum?

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Breath test for opioids shows promise in pilot study

Breath test for opioids shows promise in pilot study

Scientists who have developed a breath test for opioid drugs report that the initial results look promising. The results of new research suggest that a breath test may soon be able to detect opioid metabolites in the body. A pilot study involving just a handful of people reported breath test results that correlated well with […]

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¿Por qué me duele el brazo izquierdo?

¿Por qué me duele el brazo izquierdo?

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