By Sarah Eaton,   Fibromyalgia is a common painful medical condition. It causes long-term and wide-spread body pain.  Additionally, it causes tenderness in the joints, muscles, tendons and soft tissues.  The severity of fibromyalgia symptoms, however, varies from person to person.   Quite often, symptoms disappear and then return. (1)  Read More →

Severe pain, independent of medical therapy, may cause sudden, unexpected death. Cardiac arrest is the cause, and practitioners need to know how to spot a high-risk patient. By Forest Tennant, MD, DrPH Sudden, unexpected death may occur in a severe, chronic pain patient, and the terminal event may be unrelated toRead More →