Listen to Your Body
If you have fibromyalgia, it may be tougher to exercise. WebMD gives you tips on staying fit.
Pain Management and Nerve Blocks
Learn more from WebMD about the use of nerve blocks in pain management.
Unexplained Nerve Pain
Nerve pain can be caused by a number of conditions, or it may have mysterious origins. Learn more from WebMD about treating it.
Alternative Treatments for Chronic Pain
Alternative treatments like acupuncture, massage, reiki, and herbals may help ease chronic pain.
What Causes Chronic Pain?
Understanding the causes for chronic pain.
What to Know About Supplements for Pain
Many people take supplements to help relieve pain and other symptoms. But talk with your doctor first -- some can cause side effects or interfere with other meds.
When you have chronic pain, opioids, like hydrocodone or morphine, sometimes help. But these pain meds can have serious side effects.
Chronic Pain - Surgery
Surgery is not often used to treat chronic pain. The decision to have surgery depends on your condition and the cause of your pain. Surgery is usually considered only after other treatments have failed, or if it is considered medically necessary.
Pain Management - Health Tools
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Phantom Limb Pain and Chronic Pain - Topic Overview
Phantom limb pain is pain that is felt in the area where an arm or leg has been amputated. Although the limb is gone,the nerve endings at the site of the amputation continue to send pain signals to the brain that make the brain think the limb is still there. Phantom limb pain can be mild to agonizing and even disabling for some,and it may lead to a lifelong battle with chronic pain. Women ...