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A video in the Scientific American describes a new revolutionary treatment for lower back pain called, TOPS developed in Israel by Premia Spine. TOPS, short for total posterior arthroplasty, is composed of to two titanium plates surrounding a central polyurethane unit that moves, allowing motion in all...
An article in The New York Times reports the FDA said “it would not approve generic versions of the powerful narcotic OxyContin, the painkiller that symbolized a decade-long epidemic of prescription drug abuse.” The original version of the drug “could be easily crushed, a step that released its entire...
A new article in the Los Angeles Times' Booster Shots blog reports researchers "have succeeded in using functional magnetic resonance imaging to tease apart the brain's consistent response to physical pain from its very similar response to emotional pain." The study differentiated the responses to the pain...