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Neuropathic Pain leaflet

November 25 , 2019
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We are delighted to announce that our popular booklet on neuropathic pain has been revised and reprinted, thanks to an award from Foundation Scotland. The booklet, originally written by Dr John Lee, has been revised and updated by Dr Alan Fayaz, Consultant in Chronic Pain Medicine, Anaesthesia and ...

Transcript – Programme 56: Images and Perceptions

February 11 , 2016
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Artist’s impressions of pain in the clinic, and – clubbing or model railways? – why living a good life with pain is in the eye of the beholder. To listen to this programme, please click here. Prefer a PDF?Download If only pain were visible... Deborah Padfield talks to Presenter Paul ...

Transcript – Programme 12: Trigeminal Neuralgia, Pelvic Pain and Cannabis

February 08 , 2016
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Using cannabis as a painkiller, pelvic pain in men and women, and living with trigeminal neuralgia To listen to this programme, please click here. Prefer a PDF?Download Paul Evans looks at the often uncomfortable subject of pelvic pain and how both women and men can get help. Dr William Notcutt, ...

Transcript – Programme 33: Gender and communication

November 28 , 2014
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How gender can influence experiences of pain, and living with cluster headaches. To listen to this programme, please click here. Prefer a PDF?Download We hear about orofacial pain (pain of the face and mouth) from Dr Barry Sessle, a professor in the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto ...

Transcript – Programme 49: The Impact of Pain on Society

September 29 , 2014
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Talking to representatives from a variety of pain organisations, including the Trigeminal Neuralgia Association, about the wide-reaching impact that pain has on society. To listen to this programme, please click here. Prefer a PDF?Download Christine Johnston heads to Brussels to investigate the impact that pain has on society as a ...

Airing Pain 49: The Impact of Pain on Society

December 06 , 2013
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Talking to representatives from a variety of pain organisations, including the Trigeminal Neuralgia Association, about the wide-reaching impact that pain has on society This edition has been funded by a grant from the Scottish Government. Christine Johnston heads to Brussels to investigate the impact that pain has on society ...

New campaign targets orofacial pain

October 29 , 2013
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In October the new Global Year Against Pain (GYAP) – the International Association for the Study of Pain’s annual yearlong campaign – begins. This year it centres on orofacial pain, which is physical discomfort associated with the mouth and face. Each year IASP’s campaign attempts to raise awareness ...

Airing Pain 33: Gender and Communication

May 16 , 2012
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How gender can influence experiences of pain, and living with cluster headaches This programme was funded by an educational grant from Pfizer. We hear about orofacial pain (pain of the face and mouth) from Dr Barry Sessle, a professor in the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto ...

Airing Pain 12: Trigeminal Neuralgia, Pelvic Pain and Cannabis

March 01 , 2011
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Using cannabis as a painkiller, pelvic pain in men and women and living with trigeminal neuralgia Paul Evans looks at the often uncomfortable subject of pelvic pain and how both women and men can get help. Dr William Notcutt, expert on medicinal cannabis use, talks about the potential ...