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The new shingles vaccine about to bereleased in the US by Merck-the single-dose drug that is supposed to halvecases of shingles in the over-60s-not only doesn't work very well in anyoneover 70, but may also increase the risk of serious heart conditions
Fibromyalgia has always been one of those Cinderella diseases
Apart from being either acute or chronic, pain is also describedaccording to its source in the body and the nociceptors, pain-detectingneurons, which can cause 'sympathetic' or referred pain in other areasof the body, or even give a feeling of pain in limbs which have beenamputated