Pain Management Videos
Prescription for Pain: Virtual Reality Therapy
- What Do We Know About Medical Marijuana?
Two doctors break down cannabis as a medicinal therapy. Users are ahead of the research, and the need for more high-quality studies is urgent, they say.
- Yoga Moves for Joint Pain Relief
These moves are easy on the joints and promote stength, stamina, and balance.
- The Truth About Acetaminophen
A Lot of claims have been made about acetaminophen but here are the facts.
- Hangover Helpers
Think hair of the dog will lessen a hangover? Think again. You may not be able to undo all the damage, but these tips may help safely ease the effects of one too many cocktails.
- The Truth About Medical Marijuana
A medical marijuana prescription may be an option for you to manage pain. Learn more about what conditions it generally treats, how you can take it, and more.
- Pantry Pharmacy: How to Make a Lavender Heating Pad
Convert a few household items into a relaxing way to ease muscle pain.
- 91-Year-Old Dances With Her Surgeon After Successful Spinal Surgery
A heartwarming moment captures a great-great grandmother as she celebrates a successful recovery from spinal surgery.
- An Inside Look at a Sprained Ankle
What happens inside your body when you sprain an ankle?
- Can the Weather Affect How You Feel?
What does damp, cold weather do to your body? Turns out it affects more than your plans or outfit choice.
- Hip Impingement: Causes, Symptoms, Treatments
Hip impingement is when something with your joint keeps it from moving smoothly.
- The Basics: What Is Marijuana-Based CBD?
CBD is a chemical in marijuana, but it won’t give you a high. It’s known to treat seizures caused by epilepsy, but more research is needed to confirm its benefits for other medical conditions.
- Physical Therapy for Chronic Pain
Physical therapy can be an effective way to help you manage long-term pain. Learn what types of activities it may include.
- Metatarsalgia Causes and Treatments
Metatarsalgia is usually brought on by sports and causes pain and inflammation in the ball of your foot.
- 3 Common Causes of Foot Pain
The type of shoes you sport can wreck your feet. Walk through 3 areas prone to problems and learn how you can relieve pain before it gets worse.
- 6 Facts About Your Feet
How much sweat can a young adult’s foot produce on a hot summer day? Your feet take you through every step of the day, so walk through what they’re capable of.
- Benefits of Massage for Chronic Pain and Relaxation
A massage may do more than relax you. Here’s what you “knead” to know about how it can help alleviate pain caused by certain conditions.
- Ways Heat and Ice Can Ease Mild Pain
Should you use a warm compress or an ice pack to ease pain from a minor injury? Get more answers to your questions in this WebMD video.
- How to Give a Great Foot Massage
These effective moves pinpoint problem areas of your feet and are sure to impress your loved one.
- How to Give a Great Massage
Release tension in the back, neck, and shoulders. These techniques target muscles most affected by poor posture.
- How to Prevent Leg Cramps
Keep your muscles relaxed with these simple stretches.
- Dry Needling Therapy for Pain Relief
Dry needling is a therapy that may ease muscle pain. How does it differ from acupuncture?
- How to Ease Foot Cramps
Put your best foot forward and release cramps with these tips.
- How to Ease Plantar Fasciitis
Is plantar fasciitis to blame for heel pain? Soothe your discomfort with these solutions.
- Ways Bad Posture Can Hurt Health
A slouched stance won’t do any favors for your overall health. Learn how it affects certain organs, and what you can do to improve your posture.
- Diagnosing Nerve Pain
Nerve pain can be hard to diagnose or treat. Our expert shows how it's done.
- Tracking Nerve Damage
A painless way doctors can monitor your nerve damage over time.
- Non-Prescription Drug Dangers
Even everyday, over-the-counter meds need careful review before use.
- Stop Living in Pain
The difference between nerve pain and other types of pain and when to see your doctor.
- Tennis Elbow Exercises
Try these gentle exercises to relieve pain caused by tennis elbow.
- What Does Chronic Pain Look Like?
How does persistent pain differ from everyday aches? What are the most common sources, and can you cure it?
- What Causes Musculoskeletal Pain?
You can feel musculoskeletal pain in your muscles, ligaments, tendons, and bones. What can you do to ease the aches?
- Nerve Pain Management
Nerve pain can really get on your nerves. What causes it, and what treatments can help?
- Text Neck Stretches
"Text neck" is pain caused from looking down at your phone or another device too often or for too long. Try these stretches to relieve tension.
- The Basics: Text Neck
Are you hunched over your cellphone, typing away for hours on end? Learn how to prevent the strain and pain in your neck.
- The Basics: Fentanyl
Fentanyl is a powerful opioid painkiller that's stronger than morphine or heroin.
- How to Stretch Your Hands
These simple hand stretches feel so good, you'll want to give yourself a high-five.
- How to Stretch Your Feet
Treat your feet to some simple stretches that feel good and build flexibility.
- The Basics: NSAIDs
NSAIDs help ease everyday aches and pains, but do you know how you should take them?
- The Basics: Acetaminophen
It’s front and center in most bathroom cabinets to help relieve pain. But are you using acetaminophen in safe amounts?
- Medical Marijuana: What Does It Treat?
More and more states are legalizing marijuana to treat pain and illness. Find out what conditions it’s used for and the known side effects.
- WebMD 1:01: How Acupuncture Works
Can you use pain to stop pain? Take a closer look at the history and benefits of acupuncture.
- Pain-Relief Drug Label
How do you choose an over-the-counter pain reliever and how can you be sure to use it safely?
- OTC Medications
If you take prescription medications do you know which OTC painkillers are safe to take and which could cause a dangerous interaction?
- Pain Medication Mistakes
When you use OTC and prescription pain or cough and cold remedies you could mistakenly be getting too much of a good thing.
- Diagnosing and Treating Nerve Pain
20 million Americans are believed to have neuropathy. Pain, tingling, and numbness usually start in the hands or feet.
- What is Fibromyalgia?
Learn more about Fibromyalgia, a chronic condition marked by sleep problems, fatigue, and pain.