Knee Pain Overview
Knee pain is one of the most common complaints heard by doctors. Learn all about knee pain, including what you can do for yours.
WebMD investigates possible causes of joint pain and how to treat it, both at home and with medications under a doctor’s supervision.
WebMD examines 3 main types of bladder pain, including symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments.
Hand Pain Causes
WebMD discusses some common causes and treatment of hand pain, including carpal tunnel syndrome, arthritis, and trigger finger.
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) is a condition caused by compression of peripheral nerves affecting one or both hands. It is characterized by a sensation of numbness,tingling,burning and/or pain in the hand and wrist. Persons affected by this disorder may be awakened at night with the feeling that the hand has "gone to sleep." Strain or injury involving the hand and wrist or various other ...
Easing Chronic Pain With Anti-Inflammatory Drugs
Anti-inflammatory drugs called NSAIDs are commonly used to treat chronic pain. Here's information about the different types of NSAIDs, their benefits, risks, and side effects.
Antithrombin deficiency is a blood disorder characterized by the tendency to form clots in the arteries and/or veins (thrombosis). An inherited tendency to thrombosis is known as thrombophilia. Antithrombin is a substance in the blood that limits the blood's ability to clot (coagulation). In people with congenital antithrombin deficiency,there is usually a reduced amount of this substance in ...
Hypnosis, Meditation, and Relaxation for Pain Treatment
WebMD talks about the benefits and risks of using meditation, relaxation, or hypnosis to help treat your chronic pain.
Pain Management: Drug Tolerance and Addiction
WebMD explores the issues of drug tolerance and addiction to pain medication.
Chiropractic Care for Back Pain
Learn more about a chiropractor's role in treating back pain.