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FDA Approves Biologic Drug to Treat Several Forms of Arthritis, Ankylosing Spondylitis and Plaque Psoriasis- Pain News

By Staff People who suffer from Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Ankylosing Spondylitis and Plaque Psoriasis just got some good news:  A new drug called Erelzi just received FDA approval to help manage and treat these disorders. Erelzi (etanercept-szzs) is administered by injection and is now approved for the treatment of the following conditions: moderate to…

Children and Pain: Acupuncture Provides Pain Relief for Kids with Chronic Conditions- Pain News

By Staff Acupuncture appears to be an effective pain management tool for children who have chronic medical conditions, according to a study published by Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare. The study found that a significant portion of children who have chronic care conditions – many of whom are already on numerous medications – might benefit from the…

A National Campaign Calls for Investment in Pain Research and Access to Pain Therapies- Pain News

By Ed Coghlan The nation’s largest pain patient advocacy group has launched a campaign called “People With Pain Matter”. The U.S. Pain Foundation wants to  raise public awareness of the impact of chronic pain on the lives of nearly 100 million people. Not coincidentally, the announcement comes on the eve of Pain Awareness Month in…

New Direction for Painkiller Research: Target Opioid Receptors Outside of the Brain to Reduce Side Effects- Pain News

By Staff There may be a new direction in the development of opioid medication after researchers discover a different target for opioid receptors in the brain.  Most opioid pain medications target what is called the mu opioid receptor in the brain, which result in side effects and the potential for abuse.  Researchers found that targeting… Protection Status