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Is tramadol a risky pain medication?

All medications come with a dose of risk. From minor side effects to life-threatening allergic reactions, every decision to take a medication should be made only after the expected benefits are weighed against the known risks. You aren’t on your own in this: your doctor, your pharmacist, and a trove of information are available for… Read More »

Back pain linked to five mental health conditions: Sufferers find recovery ‘challenging’

Back pain can develops suddenly and often occurs for no apparent reason. This is known as “non-specific” back pain. It is typically aggravated when moving, but it’s not a good idea to avoid moving your back completely, as this can make things worse. It usually associated with picking up something awkwardly or a ruptured disk,… Read More »