In research published online April 8 in the Journal of Neuroscience, the calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) is implicated in the development of migraine symptoms caused pain responses in female rodents, but not in males, when introduced into the meninges, the protective tissue layers surrounding the brain.
A new study led by a University of Florida Institute on Aging researcher has found the brain age of older adults with chronic pain had accelerated by an average of two years.
The American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Hematology, and the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® received a letter from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) clarifying the CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain on prescribing opioids to manage pain from certain conditions.
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