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What You Need to Know About Acetaminophen Use during Pregnancy?

Two-thirds of American women take acetaminophen for pregnancy's aches and pains. But the medication might not be as harmless as previously thought. Research published in October online in JAMA Psychiatry…

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4 Tips for Pain Relief Quick

When you're in pain, you have one thing on your mind – please make it stop. Luckily there are many pain management options out there, some work faster than others,…

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Suffering From Chronic Pain as a Black Woman

Every time Jaime Sanders visits an urgent care clinic, she makes sure she brings the three-ring binder that details her comprehensive medical care plan, including lists of medications, allergies and…

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Resilience and Other Tools for Overcoming Barriers to Care for Women with Chronic Pain

We can all build resilience, but our circumstances are not all the same. Some women face more barriers than others. The common barriers we all face include: Poor reimbursement by…

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3 Easy Desk-side Stretches to Keep Muscle Pain at Bay

If you're not taking regular breaks to move around during your workday, your muscles may rebel after being scrunched in your desk chair hour after hour. The rebellion might be…

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Chronic Pain Is a Disease and It Should Be Treated Like One

More than 20 years ago, a heavy filing cabinet fell on Cindy Steinberg at her office and caused nerve and ligament damage to her back. The pain never went away.…

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The Pain Gap: Why Women’s Pain Is Undertreated

When Karen Finney went into the hospital for brain surgery, she was well aware of the gender pain gap: women in pain are taken and treated less seriously than men…

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Should You Have Back Surgery for Your Pain?

Back pain is extremely common, with experts estimating that up to 80 percent of the population will experience back pain at some point in their lives. If your back pain…

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