Pain management is the treatment of pain as a symptom, according to MedicineNet. Depending on the cause of pain, techniques include medication, interventional procedures, psychological support, alternative therapies and ... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

There are doctors who specialize in pain management, according to WebMD and Everyday Health. Most often, pain specialists are anesthesiologists, neurosurgeons and neurologists. Psychiatrists and physiatrists may also wor... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Epidurals help relieve and manage pain by inserting steroid and numbing medications into the epidural space, which is the area surrounding the fluid-filled sac that envelops the spine, according to Medline Plus. This red... More » Health Medications & Vitamins
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