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Simplified talk therapy helps ease chronic pain for disadvantaged populations
1. Talk therapy, modified for literacy level, helps ease chronic pain for disadvantaged populations Abstract http annals. org aim article doi 10. 7326 M17-0972 Editorial http annals. org aim article doi 10. 7326 M18-0061 FREE Summary for Patients http annals. org aim article doi 10. 7326 P18-0001 URLs go live when the embargo lifts Literacy-adapted group cognitive behavior therapy CBT and simplified pain education EDU interventions delivered at low-income ...
EurekAlert - Thu. Mar 1
Gluten-free diet may help people with neuropathic pain
MINNEAPOLIS - A strict gluten-free diet may help protect against the nerve pain that some people with gluten sensitivity experience, according to a preliminary study released today that will be presented at the American Academy of Neurology s 70th Annual Meeting in Los Angeles, April 21 to 27, 2018. These findings are exciting because it might mean that a relatively simple change in diet could help alleviate painful symptoms tied to gluten neuropathy, said ...
EurekAlert - Thu. Mar 1
Trial of omega fatty acid supplementation in toddlers born preterm shows promi...
Researchers from Nationwide Children s Hospital have shown that omega fatty acid supplements may improve autism spectrum disorder symptoms in toddlers who were born very preterm more than 11 weeks early . The study was published recently in the Journal of Nutrition . The trial had two goals. First, we wanted to confirm the feasibility of a large study of toddlers born very preterm and exhibiting symptoms often seen with ASD. Second, we wanted to see what t ...
EurekAlert - Thu. Mar 1
Pancreatitis diet: Best foods to eat and avoid
Pancreatitis is a serious condition that occurs when the pancreas becomes inflamed. The pancreas is an organ that produces insulin and digestive enzymes. The same enzymes that help with digestion can sometimes injure the pancreas and cause irritation. This irritation can be short-term or long-term.
Medical News Today - Mon. Feb 26
Hard pimples: Treatment, prevention, and causes
Hard pimples can be painful and long-lasting. They are some of the most difficult kinds of pimple to get rid of.
Medical News Today - Mon. Feb 26
Doctors May Be Over-Prescribing Seizure Drugs to Treat Pain
Physicians might be relying too heavily on off-label use of epilepsy drugs as an alternative to prescribing narcotic painkillers, two experts in internal medicine contend. Doctors are prescribing the anti-seizure drugs gabapentin Neurontin and pregabalin Lyrica to treat pain more frequently, partly in response to the opioid epidemic in the United States, said Dr. Allan Brett. He s a professor of clinical internal medicine with the University of South Carol ...
Healthday - Mon. Feb 26
5 Hidden Signs of a Hormone Imbalance
by guest blogger Josh Axe, DNM, DC, CNS At this very moment, there are various hormones at play in your body working together to determine things like your energy, mood, menstrual cycle, temperature, fat-burning or fat-storage abilities, sex drive and much more. While hormone imbalances can affect both women and men, women tend to battle hormonal disorders more frequently--including PCOS, hyper or hypothyroidism, PMS and menopausal problems that affect mil ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Feb 26
6 Rules for Pregnancy-Safe Sunscreen
By Emily Barth Isler Summer is in full swing, and you have a bun in the oven. We ve got bad news for you pregnancy leaves your skin more susceptible to wrinkles, dark spots and sunburns, and many conventional sunblocks contain chemicals and additives that can enter your bloodstream and affect baby s health before he s even born. Luckily, there are a slew of natural, mineral-based facial sunscreens that are much gentler and safer than their chemical-based c ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Feb 26
Healthy Obsession: 6 Surprising Beauty Uses For Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Photo credit Alicia Cho, Thrive Market By Courtney Wissot for Thrive Market Ask 81-year-old beauty icon and actress Sophia Loren what her anti-aging secret is, and she might tell you it s the odd bath in virgin olive oil . Loren is hardly the first to sing the praises of olive oil. In fact, its use as a beauty aid can be traced all the way back to ancient Egypt, when pharaohs nourished and cleansed their skin with the liquid gold. Want to follow Loren s an ...
Huffington Post - Thu. Feb 22
12 Natural Sunburn Cures
by the editors of Prevention magazine Your day of summer fun is winding down and what do you know You got burned and now you need a sunburn remedy . You know that UV exposure can cause skin to age quickly and trigger skin cancer, but despite your best efforts to protect your skin from sun damage with sunscreen , you ve gotten this painful, itching, and swelling sunburn. Try these home solutions recommended by experts to quell the discomfort and reverse the ...
Huffington Post - Thu. Feb 22
Meditate For Peace And Heal The Planet
In the aftermath of recent global shootings, bombings and terrorism, many wonder how to prevent future violence. Now recent research reports group meditation can decrease and prevent violent crime, terrorism and war. The researchers suggest positive societal trends may be created in a unified collective consciousness when large groups of people practice meditation. Here s an antidote to the world s insanity and a way for us to heal the planet. Meditation D ...
Huffington Post - Thu. Feb 22
4 Foods that Contain Vitamin C which You May Have Never Thought
Vitamin C is an effective way to energize our body immediately. Vitamin C has been known to boost our immune system, to energize our body and uplift mood. It is an important component for growth and repairing of tissues in all parts of the body. It helps the body to make collagen, and is popular for healing wounds, preparing and maintaining bones and teeth, for treating and preventing cancer, colds, and other immune related illnesses. These 4 Foods Contain ...
Huffington Post - Thu. Feb 22