How Does The Placebo Effect Work?

Chronic pain is a serious issue and is a constant concern for those who suffer from it. There are many treatments for pain depending on the source. These can include medications, therapies, and even surgery. Effectiveness often depends on the severity of the condition and which treatment method is employed. However, there is also a … Read more

DNA Testing Can Guide Medication Decisions

By Ted Swing, Ph.D. The selection of appropriate medications and doses is an important part of pain management. In some cases, the wrong medication or dose can lead to less pain relief than would be expected. In other cases, a particular medication can cause undesirable side effects or serious health risks. These challenges are sometimes … Read more