Toothache is any pain in and around a tooth. The pain of toothache can be a dull ache or a

Morphine may worsen chronic nerve pain

Taking morphine for chronic nerve pain (neuropathic pain) may actually worsen the problem rather than help it, new evidence suggests. It shows that

Office ergonomics: workstation comfort and safety

Many people find themselves using a computer for a large part of the day. Poor workplace design and layout can

Neuropathic pain

Neuropathic pain (nerve pain) affects about one in every 20 people in Australia. It is caused by damage to nerves

Cancer pain

Cancer pain doesn’t affect all people who have cancer – whether you have pain will depend on the type of

Neck pain: treatment

There are various treatments available for neck pain – a common problem that affects about two-thirds of all Australian adults

7 Signs you may have sciatica

Sciatica is the name for pain along the sciatic nerve – the longest, largest nerve in the body. The sciatic


What is pancreatitis? Pancreatitis is inflammation of the pancreas – an organ in the digestive system which secretes digestive enzymes.

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