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Another oxygen tank and looming needle

An extra visit to the consultant today thanks to his amazing secretary who picked up on the fact that I was phoning in fairly often complaining of the pain in my brain. 366 more words



Today is brought to you by the letter “C” and I choose for it to stand for “CYMBALTA” as part of the… 252 more words


Re: A randomised controlled trial comparing duloxetine and acetyl L-carnitine in fibromyalgic patients: preliminary data.

Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2015 Mar-Apr;33(1 Suppl 88):82-5. Epub 2015 Mar 18.


Fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) is a chronic disorder characterised by widespread musculoskeletal pain, troubled sleep, disturbed mood, and fatigue.

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An oxygen tank and a new drug

It was good enough for Micheal Jackson so it is good enough for me.  I had to check out the hyperbaric oxygen tank at the Therapy Centre in Exeter. 619 more words


Black Water Rising*

“I think that I just don’t want to know if the cancer is spreading and a blow-by-blow account of its wanderings,” I say to Dr Stein. 355 more words

Duloxetine (Cymbalta®): A triumph of marketing-based medicine

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1. Ramirez, Jorge H (2014): Duloxetine database | WHO ICTRP, ClinicalTrials.gov, Embase, PubMed, ISI, others. figshare.
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Evidence Based Medicine

The evolution of pain-what we don't know really hurts!

The longer we treat pain the more questions keep coming up. After many years of seeing patients with no serious tissue damage or damage that has healed quite well, and suffering from disabling pain demands attempted explanation. 963 more words

Chronic Pain