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.  For top-level athletes, chronic pain can very quickly end careers. What preparations can be done to combat pain, and ho
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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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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 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 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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Transcript – Programme 4: Diet, CBT and mindfulness

For a PDF of this transcript please click here. Date of release: 9th November 2010
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Airing Pain Programme 4: Diet, CBT and mindfulness

How diet can help manage pain, the benefits of mindfulness, CBT and exercise, and a Q&A with pain specialist Mark Turtle.
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