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Pain Management

Barb Cacia

A new kind of holy water

We found long ago that movement in warm water is the perfect solution for those suffering from pain. While in the water, patients can stretch and move pain-free in its soothing warmth.

Also in the news for June 5, 2014 . . .

New LTC pain management quality measures submitted … CMS ‘provider relations coordinator’ created to take questions on Medicare reviews … Few docs discuss end-of-life care with heart failure patients … Poor sleep leads to Alzheimer’s?

Researchers discover women feel higher levels of pain

Women with chronic ailments experience more intense pain than men, according to a new study. Results and further research could eventually lead to more accurate pain-medication prescribing for both men and women, experts say.

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