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Doctors Often Biased Treating Pain of Disliked Patients

Doctors Often Biased Treating Pain of Disliked Patients

Doctors have been found to be biased while treating patients with chronic and severe pain.Findings of a recently concluded research study revealed that people tend to underestimate pain intensity and are less sympathetic to a patient’s pain when the patient is not well-liked. The study, published in the October 2011 issue of Pain, has alarming implications for patient […]

Two Minutes Excercise Ease Out Neck And Shoulder pain in Office and Workplace

Two Minutes Excercise Ease Out Neck And Shoulder pain in Office and Workplace

A new study presented at the World Congress of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) in Denver found that office workers doing two minutes of exercise a day reported lower levels of neck and shoulder pain after 10 weeks. The study by Danish researchers involved 198 office workers who had frequent neck and shoulder […]

Obesity and Lack of Physical Exercise Leads To Chronic Back,Neck,and Shoulder Pain

Obesity and Lack of Physical Exercise Leads To Chronic Back,Neck,and Shoulder Pain

It may not be surprising, but people who exercise at least one hour per week have a lower risk of troublesome back, neck, and shoulder pain, a new study shows. The new evidence supports the possibility that obesity and physical inactivity play a role in a person’s risk of developing chronic pain in those areas, […]

Neck and Shoulder Pain Reduces With Regular Physical Excercise

Neck and Shoulder Pain Reduces With Regular Physical Excercise

Neck pain, combined with shoulder pain, is a common problem among desk workers, particularly those using a desktop computer. One study noted a 50 percent incidence of neck and shoulder pain over a one-year period.1 6 Lars L. Andersen, PhD, and his colleagues in Copenhagen, Denmark, completed a randomized controlled trial of 198 office workers […]

Acupuncture Treats Shoulder Pain Effectively

Acupuncture Treats Shoulder Pain Effectively

There has been a great deal of controversy over the effectiveness of acupuncture for pain related conditions. Can acupuncture stop shoulder pain? A randomized, blinded, patient-blinded, multi-center research report published its conclusions. Researchers at Ruhr-University Bochum (Orthopedic Surgery and Research) conclude that acupuncture is an effective alternative to conventional orthopedic treatments for chronic shoulder pain. […]

Excercise:The Secret to Joint Pain Relief

Excercise:The Secret to Joint Pain Relief

Joint pain: it throbs, aches, and hurts. Quite likely, it makes you think twice about everyday tasks and pleasures like going for a brisk walk, lifting your grandchild or some grocery bags, chasing a tennis ball across the court, or driving a golf ball down the fairway. Sharp reminders of your limitations arrive thick and […]