TMJ and Ear Pain

TMJ and Ear Pain

Pain that strikes the temporomandibular joint (TMJ), which connects your jawbone to the skull, is most commonly caused by grinding your teeth at night — and actually mimics an earache… Read More

Karen Duffy Sarcoidosis

Karen Duffy on Sarcoidosis

Karen Duffy, New York Times best-selling author, former MTV star, and Revlon model, wife and hockey mom, lives with daily excruciating pain. After nearly two years of experiencing symptoms, she was diagnosed with sarcoidosis of the central nervous system in her early 30s… Read More

Psoriasis and Alcohol

Psoriasis and Alcohol

A new study from Great Britain indicates that the risk of dying from alcohol-related causes is 60 percent greater in people with psoriasis than it is in people without the condition… Read More

Ulcerative Colitis Quiz

Ulcerative Colitis Quiz

Ulcerative colitis (UC) is a common chronic condition that causes stomach pain, diarrhea and blood in the stool from shallow ulcers in the inner lining of the large intestine, the colon. Test your knowledge of the condition with our ulcerative quiz… Read More

Five Rare Pain Diseases

Five Rare Pain Diseases

When your symptoms are out of the ordinary, being aware of rare pain diseases may help you get correctly diagnosed and treated… Read More

Tina Haupert on Living With Ulcerative Colitis

Tina Haupert on Living With Ulcerative Colitis

Tina Haupert, cookbook author, creator of the popular blog Carrots ‘N’ Cake, and co-owner of Designed to Fit Nutrition and Nutrition House Software, was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis in 2011 in her early 30s… Read More

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

Diagnosis and treatment are as complicated as the intense symptoms of complex regional pain syndrome, which often causes stabbing pain and a burning sensation. Read More

What Is Dystonia?

What Is Dystonia?

What is dystonia? A patient and health coach discusses a painful neurological movement disorder that may affect more people than we realize… Read More