Airing Pain 102: Chronic Pain and Resilience

Exploring what can be done for high-level athletes in the context of chronic pain, and how one man with a spinal injury found himself “in the zone” through cycling.  This edition is funded by a grant from the Stafford Trust. For top-level athletes, chronic pain can very quickly end ca
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Treatment with opioids not superior to treatment with non-opioid medications – Study

A study published by the Journal of the American Medical Association finds that treatment with opioids was not superior to treatment with non-opioid medications in patients with chronic back pain, hip or knee osteoarthritis pain. You can find the full study here: http://ow.ly/veOf30iO
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Transcript – Programme 90: Back Pain

David Rogers, physiotherapist and co-author of ‘Back to Life’, explains the biopsychosocial model and simple, effective ways to manage persistent back pain. To listen to the programme, please click here. Prefer a PDF? Please click here. This programme was funded by a grant
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Airing Pain Programme 90: Back Pain

David Rogers, physiotherapist and co-author of Back to Life, explains persistent back pain and some simple exercises that can help   Please tell us what you think of Airing Pain by filling in a short survey. For a full transcript of this programme please click here. This programme was
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Transcript – Programme 24: Exercise and managing pain

How swimming can help manage pain, and a Q&A session with physiotherapist Paul Cameron.
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Transcript – Programme 18: Growing older with pain

How to improve pain management for older people, and living with lower back pain.
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Transcript – Programme 12: Trigeminal neuralgia, pelvic pain, and cannabis

Using cannabis as a painkiller, pelvic pain in men and women and living with trigeminal neuralgia.
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Transcript – Programme 55: More power to you

For a PDF of this transcript please click here. Prescriptions for yoga and harnessing the power of social interaction. In episode 55 we hear about two very different ways of giving people in pain the knowledge and power to help themselves. Will we soon be able to get a prescription of
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