Tag Archives: Pain

Does weather affect arthritis pain?

Medical myths die hard. Maybe that’s because there’s no agreement on whether a common belief is indeed a myth. For example, there’s the longstanding belief that weather affects arthritis pain. Many of my patients notice a clear connection; some are so convinced of the link, they believe they can predict the weather better than the… Read More »

Arthritis: Best THREE types of exercise to relieve knee arthritis pain and symptoms

Arthritis is a common condition causing pain, stiffness and inflammation to the joints. It affects more than 10 million people in the UK, almost nine million of which suffer from osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis can affect any joint, but most commonly affects the hands, spine, hips and knees. While there is no direct cure for arthritis, symptoms… Read More »

FDA Approves Dextenza (dexamethasone ophthalmic insert) for the Treatment of Ocular Pain Following Ophthalmic Surgery

FDA Approves Dextenza (dexamethasone ophthalmic insert) for the Treatment of Ocular Pain Following Ophthalmic Surgery Print this page BEDFORD, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dec. 3, 2018– Ocular Therapeutix™, Inc. a biopharmaceutical company focused on the formulation, development, and commercialization of innovative therapies for diseases and conditions of the eye, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration… Read More »