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Mindfulness Meditation Beats Placebo in Pain Study

Research out of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center provides evidence that mindfulness meditation can help reduce pain more effectively than placebo.

Read more: Mindfulness Meditation Beats Placebo in Pain Study

Patient Educational Guide for Radiofrequency Ablations (RFAs)

RFA is a non surgical procedure used to treat spinal pain due to arthritis.

Read more: Patient Education -- RFAs

Obese Americans More Prone to Daily Pain

Link between obesity and pain is stronger for women and older Americans

Read more: Obesity and Pain

Rate your pain with our Pain Scale!

You have likely been asked to rate your pain on a scale from “1-10”. But what do the numbers mean? Click below to view the pain scale displayed in every exam room at Boston PainCare.  This pain scale is designed to allow us to understand how much your pain is affecting your ability to manage your daily activities and function.

The Pain Scale

Pain Buddy 

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