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Coping with Chronic Pain and Insomnia
Chronic pain can cause insomnia in people with arthritis. Treating the pain is often the first course of action...
Anesthesia for Orthopedic Surgery
Both general and local anesthesia are options during orthopedic surgeries depending on the medical needs of the procedure...
Pain Medications for Arthritis Pain Relief
There are many medication options available for people seeking arthritis pain relief or relief for post-surgical pain...
Coping with Constipation Caused by Opioid Medication
Patients who experience chronic pain due to arthritis may also experience constipation due to opioid use...
How to Understand Chronic Pain vs. Acute Pain
In order to guide treatment, doctors will identify pain as acute, or lasting for a specific amount of time, or as chronic..
Development and Progression of Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing spondylitis develops and progresses due to a cycle of inflammation, erosion, and calcification...
Chronic Arthritis Pain and Depression
Chronic pain and depression are often related, and finding out which is causing the other can be the key to successful treatment...