A group of retired NFL players says in a lawsuit that the league illegally supplied them with risky painkillers that numbed their injuries and led to medical complications.
The Food and Drug Administration is recommending new restrictions on prescription medicines containing hydrocodone, the highly addictive painkiller that has grown into the most widely prescribed drug in the U.S.
This month many people are thinking ‘pink’ for breast cancer awareness, but for survivors, the fight is anything but pretty. Now local survivors have taken to the internet to paint another picture of breast cancer.
Taking antibiotics could relieve symptoms of chronic lower back pain, according to a new study.
Varicose veins can be a source of embarrassment for millions of Americans. They can be unsightly, but also painful.
With a shock of bright red hair, 2-year-old Courtney Warren is hard to miss. “When the red came in, I knew she was going to be really feisty,” said her father, Jason Warren.
Who hurts more, men or women? A new Stanford University study examining patients’ medical records found surprisingly clear results.
Imagine a migraine that never goes away; that kind of pain is known as “chronic daily headaches” and thousands of Americans deal with it. Now a team of Texas doctors is using a groundbreaking new surgery to end that pain.
For the more than 76 million Americans who live with pain every day, some new research may give scientists insight into treatment options that don’t involve a pill. When it comes to pain, love might […]