Alternative medicine

Integrative approaches to treating pain


Banish back pain

Lifestyle and home remedies

Exercise and chronic disease

Lifestyle strategies for pain management

Nutrition and pain


Office ergonomics

Risk factors

Stress symptoms

Aches and pains, irritability, and crying spells may have an unexpected source — stress. Recognize these and other signs and symptoms so that you can take action.


Symptom Checker

Foot pain? Headache? Sore throat? Skin rash? Use the Symptom Checker to find out what's causing your symptom.

Tests and diagnosis

Bone scan

CT scan

Electroconvulsive therapy

When other treatments haven't worked, ECT may be an option. Set aside preconceived notions and learn about benefits and risks.




Treatments and drugs

Pain rehabilitation

Spinal injury: First aid

How to administer first aid for a spinal injury.

Treating pain: Conventional medical care

June 17, 2015