Airing Pain Programme 91: Gout

“Not a rich man’s disease” We talk to campaigners, MPs, patients and specialists about the most common form of inflammatory arthritis: gout  This programme was funded by a grant from The Schuh Trust. Gout is the most common form of inflammatory arthritis and affects 1 in 40 people in
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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     This programme was funded by a grant from The Schuh Trust.   Back pain causes more disability than any other condition in the UK[1]. It is t
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Airing Pain Programme 89: Dementia

The challenges of pain management in people with dementia, different medications and why an iPod could be latest tool in our first aid kit               This programme was funded by grant from W G Edwards and the Cruden Charitable Foundation. For a full transcript of this programme pl
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Airing Pain Programme 88: Chronic Bladder Pain

Women share their experiences of living with persistent bladder and pelvic pain, with advice on managing life and relationships                            For a full transcript of this programme please click here. This edition has been funded by a grant from the Women’s Fund For
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Airing Pain Programme 87: Vulvodynia

From diagnosis difficulties to defining gender: the effects of Vulvodynia on women today                                                    For a full transcript of this programme please click here. This edition has been funded by a grant from the Women’s Fund For Scotland. Vulvodynia
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Airing Pain Programme 86: Sickle Cell Disease

Patient and clinician perspectives on living with Sickle Cell disease and the importance of a multidisciplinary approach                     For a full transcript of this programme please click here. This edition has been funded by donations from Pain Concern’s friends and supporters.
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Transcript – Programme 74: Music

Tune in and turn down the volume on pain.
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International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation

Today, February 6 marks the 10th annual Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation. It’s an awful thing to have to commemorate. According to the World Health Organization, about 140 million women and girls are living with the consequences of FGM–the vast majority (about 101 m
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Radio Production Awards 2015 – The Winners!

The winners for the 2015 Radio Productions Awards have been announced, with Airing Pain’s very own producer and presenter Paul Evans taking home the Best Nations & Regions Producer prize! Paul won the award (sponsored by Quattrain) for not only all of his invaluable work for
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Airing Pain Programme 74: Music

Tune in and turn down the volume on pain.
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