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New study finds link between chronic pain, anxiety disorders

New research provides insight into a long-observed but little-understood connection between chronic pain and anxiety, and offers a potential target for treatment. >> Read full article

Researchers report new Zika complication

Dr. John England, professor and chair of Neurology at LSU Health New Orleans School of Medicine, and colleagues in Honduras and Venezuela have reported a new neurological complication of infection with the Zika virus. They described the first confirmed case of Zika-associated sensory polyneuropathy in a paper published online by the Journal of the Neurological Sciences. >> Read full article

Privatized health care proponent heads to court next week

A self-styled champion of privatized health care is bringing his fight to British Columbia Supreme Court Tuesday for the start of a months-long trial he says is about patients' access to affordable treatment, while his opponents accuse him of trying to gut the core of Canada's medical system. >> Read full article

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Alternative therapies have high potential for pain management: study

Complementary therapies, such as yoga, massage therapy acupuncture, have high potential for managing chronic pain, according to a review conducted by the U.S. National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health. The review included evidence of randomized, controlled clinical trials from 1966 to March 2016, either conducted in the U.S. or included U.S. participants. Researchers used the MEDLINE database. >> Learn More…

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