Many providers stopped initiating opioid therapy from July 2012 to December 2017.
One in three children between the ages of 10 and 18 years said they had back pain in the past year.
Patients with migraine headache have increased odds of dry eye disease even after adjustment for confounders
Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy may represent a feasible and efficacious treatment for chronic low back pain.
Patients hospitalized with acute coronary syndrome or acute decompensated heart failure who are prescribed opioid medication at discharge may be less likely to resort to planned healthcare use.
The FDA has granted marketing clearance for eNeura’s single-pulse transcranial magnetic stimulation (sTMS) device for use in patients ≥12 years for the acute and prophylactic treatment of migraine.
Demand for naloxone is inelastic, with 1% increase in price resulting in 0.27% drop in sales
High-flow oxygen was found to be effective for cluster headaches, with less complications than seen with triptans.
OnabotulinumtoxinA treatment was found to reduce the frequency and severity of monthly headache days and to improve quality of life and disability in patients with chronic migraine with or without allodynia.
Approximately, 26% of participants who were underinsured or uninsured were able to navigate through consultation, diagnosis, and treatment.
Unique associations with adolescent NMPO use seen for parental lifetime smoking, parent-teen conflict.
Soldiers with low optimism had increased odds of reporting new back pain, joint pain, headaches.
Since the early 2000s, the United States has had the highest drug overdose death rates among its peer countries.
A task force of regenerative medicine experts has formulated new guidelines for the safe and effective use of biologics in the management of low back pain.
Researchers found that lower levels of estrogen during menstruation cause women to be more vulnerable to migraines than men.
A probiotic mixture supplement may be effective for reducing the frequency and severity of migraine attacks and the use of abortive drugs in patients with chronic and episodic migraine.
Magnetic resonance spectroscopy may accurately identify painful lumbar disks in patients with chronic low back pain.
Slump stretching may be beneficial to individuals with low back pain — based on very low to moderate quality evidence — according to a meta-analysis published in Pain Medicine. Slump stretching is achieved when sitting in a slouched position (ie, with thoracic and lumbar flexion and a posterior pelvic tilt) and actively flexing one’s cervical spine as far…
At 1 month, no significant difference seen in positive outcomes for treatment vs control.
Researchers found that medication overuse is linked to migraines.