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Arthritis Pain Relief

Controlling pain is the primary goal of managing arthritis. Learn about various pain relief techniques.
  1. Arthritis Pain (26)
  2. Biofeedback
  3. Exercise
  4. Hypnosis / Hypnotherapy
  5. Joint Protection
  6. Massage Therapy
  7. Medical Marijuana (14)
  8. Music Therapy
  9. Natural Pain Remedies
  10. OTC Pain Relievers
  11. Pain Relief Gadgets
  12. Pain Research
  13. Painkillers
  14. Pet Therapy
  15. Relaxation / Meditation
  16. Topical Pain Relief
  17. Ultrasound Treatments (8)
  18. Warm Water Therapy
  19. Where Does it Hurt?
  20. Yoga

10 Reasons You May Have Inadequate Relief From Arthritis Pain
If you are experiencing inadequate relief from arthritis pain, this may be why.

How to Manage Arthritis Flares
Arthritis flares are episodes of intensified symptoms. Do you know what you should do when a flare occurs?

How to Deal With Arthritis After Overdoing Activities
Arthritis patients must be mindful of their physical limitations. For example, what should you do if you have a chronic disease like arthritis and you are facing the consequences of overdoing activities?

Tips for Arthritis Relief
People want to know how to get relief from arthritis pain. Here are some tips.

Coping With Pain - How Well Do You Cope With Pain
Coping with pain is important if you have arthritis. Because arthritis is a chronic condition, pain becomes part of your life. How well do you cope with pain?

Types of Pain Scales
Pain scales are used to help you express your current pain level.

10 Ways to Increase Arthritis Pain (Yes, Increase!)
Your habits and actions may work against you and result in increased pain.

Ways To Manage Your Pain
Better ways are always being sought in order to better manage the pain of arthritis and find an improved level of comfort and relief.

Pain Tolerance - Arthritis Patients Vary In Pain Tolerance
Pain tolerance or pain perception can vary among people with arthritis.

The Pain Relief Quiz
How much do you know about relieving pain? Pain serves as the signal that something is wrong in the body. There are many pain relieving techniques which can be tried. Do you know about the various pain treatment options?

The Pain Quiz - Acute Vs. Chronic Pain
There's more to know about pain than the fact that it hurts. Do you know the difference between acute and chronic pain? Do men and women respond to pain differently? How much do you know about pain?

Arthritis Pain Explained
Most types of arthritis involve chronic pain. Learn how to manage arthritis pain.

The Back Pain Quiz
Back pain is a very common condition. Four out of 5 people will actually experience low back pain sometime in their life. How much do you know about back pain? Do you know how it's treated? Do you know if you can prevent it? Take The Back Pain Quiz.

Types of Pain - An Excerpt from "Healing Pain"
Pain is broadly categorized as acute or chronic. Acute pain is easier to diagnose and treat than chronic pain. Chronic pain is a lot more complex. An excerpt from Healing Pain explains the different types of pain with a closer look at chronic pain.

What Is Pain?
There are two basic types of pain -- acute pain and chronic pain. Arthritis is chronic pain.

Chronic Pain Survey
A survey has revealed that many people suffering with chronic pain have not found adequate pain relief.

The Soothing Power Of Snuggling
People with arthritis want to be touched but their pain may make them fear it. Touching gives a person the sense of being cared about and cared for.

An Overview Of Pain And Pain Research
Pain research leads to better treatments.

Top Arthritis Cream Products
Arthritis creams can be effective for relieving minor arthritis and muscle pain.

Help Your Arthritis Treatment Work
You can help your treatment work. Arthritis can strike at any age. It hurts the joints, where two bones meet. It damages the joints and makes them stiff and painful. Correct treatment can ease the pain and help prevent more damage.

Sleeping Tips - Tips for Good Sleep
The combination of arthritis pain and sleep problems is often a two-way street. Poor quality of sleep and waking pain can create a vicious cycle affecting mood and fatigue levels. Here are a few tips for good sleep.

Low Back Pain - Guide to Low Back Pain
If you have low back pain, you are not alone. Nearly everyone at some point has low back pain that interferes with work, routine daily activities, or recreation.

Gel Packs - Top Heat/Cold Gel Packs
Reusable gel packs for heat or cold therapy, used to reduce arthritis pain and muscles aches, are convenient products to have in your house.

What Is Arthralgia?
Arthralgia is the medical term for joint pain.

Do You Use Joint Protection Techniques?
You can lessen arthritis pain and preserve your joints by following joint protection techniques and principles.

Osteoporosis: Coping With Chronic Pain
A two-part overview of pain relief options for osteoporosis. The fractures caused by osteoporosis can be very painful. Some people experience little or no pain, while others with osteoporosis suffer intense pain and muscle spasms that last long after a fracture has healed.

What Is a TENS Unit?
A TENS unit blocks pain signals.

Your Spouse Can Help Ease The Pain Of Knee Osteoarthritis
Study reveals two new approaches (with the aid of your spouse) can help improve the self-management of osteoarthritis pain.

When Are Pain Medications Appropriate for Arthritis Patients?
Should pain medications be used to treat chronic arthritis pain?

When Are Muscle Relaxers Prescribed For Arthritis Patients?
When are muscle relaxers appropriately prescribed for arthritis patients? How do muscle relaxers work? Are muscle relaxers a short-term treatment or can they be part of a long-term maintenance regimen for arthritis patients to control aches and pains?

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