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Courses for people with long term health conditions Cwmbran & Pontypool, 16 Jan 2018

EPP: Education Programme for Patients – courses in Torfaen   Are you living with a long-term health condition or caring for somebody who is? This course gives guidelines to help you manage your condition and  improve your quality of life. Torfaen six-week courses: … Continue reading

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Muscle injections with lidocaine improve resting fatigue and pain in patients with CFS

Research abstract: Muscle injections with lidocaine improve resting fatigue and pain in patients with chronic fatigue syndrome, by Roland Staud, Taylor Kizer, Michael E Robinson in Journal of Pain Research, Vol. 2017, #10, pp 1477-1486 [June 26, 2017] Objective Patients … Continue reading

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Pharmacist-led pain management is more costly

Pharmacist-led pain management ‘more costly’ than standard GP treatment, by Chris Sloggett, Pulse, 7 April 2015 In a randomised controlled trial, including 125 patients in three GP practices in Grampian and three in East Anglia, researchers compared GP-led ‘treatment as usual’ with … Continue reading

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