Radiosurgery reduces depression and improves quality of life for patients with facial pain
Doctors should consider radiosurgery earlier for patients with severe facial pain, according to a new study.
New target for chronic pain identified
Discovery of a phosphorylation event outside of the cell offers a new avenue for targeting chronic and pathologic pain, a new study reports.
Faster diagnosis of inherited, lethal nerve disease could advance search for new treatments
Physicians report success in a small study of a modified skin biopsy that hastens the earlier diagnosis of an inherited and progressively fatal nerve disease and seems to offer a clearer view of the disorder's severity and pr...
\'Substance P\' in tears: Noninvasive test for diabetes-related nerve damage?
Levels of a nerve cell signaling molecule called substance P ? measured in tear samples ? might be a useful marker of diabetes-related nerve damage (neuropathy), suggests a study.