WHO: No evidence to avoid Ibuprofen if suffering symptoms of COVID-19


The World Health Organization and other leading agencies say there is no evidence to support the suggestion that ibuprofen might worsen the symptoms of COVID-19.


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Pain Relief Ireland clinics during the Covid-19 pandemic: Update


At Pain Relief Ireland we are committed to put aside our routine clinical work to deal with a situation which is turning out to be a global emergency that needs to be tackled without compromise. It is our responsibility to look after our patients as well as ourselves in these exceptional circumstances.


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Pain Relief Ireland clinics and procedures during the Covid-19 outbreak


The present coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak has placed many individuals at risk and we all have a responsibility to protect and minimise the spread.Since it started in China in December 2019 is has affecting 42 countries. In the last 48 hours the impact in the Munster region has become more evident.


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90% improvement in the Lidocaine patch system is on the way!


Herpes Zoster, better known as shingles can result in Postherpetic neuralgia (PHN) following reactivation of the varicella-zoster virus. This may produce chronic neuropathic pain similar to the PHN pain without the presence of a rash. PHN associated herpes zoster pain may be perceived as constant or intermittent burning, aching, or throbbing that occurs with or without stimulus; a majority of patients with PHN (~70%) develop allodynia (i.e.


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SAD and Chronic Pain - what treatment helps


Nobody likes the short, colder days of the winter season. If you are suffering from chronic pain it can be even more of a problem.Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is form of depression that occurs during a particular time of the year, typically the winter. There appears to be a relationship with a pattern of increased chronic pain symptoms and SAD leading researchers to suggest that there may be a biological reason the two are related.


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