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From The42 Liverpool boss Klopp reveals 'awful combination' forced Mane off Pain

Liverpool boss Klopp reveals 'awful combination' forced Mane off

The Senegal forward was left stricken by two simultaneous injuries and replaced by James Milner.

From The42 'I woke up at 3am... I was convinced I was dying' Pain

'I woke up at 3am... I was convinced I was dying'

Eileen Ring reflects on a difficult few years after a life-altering incident in November 2013.

From The42 'Chapman’s fist broke two of Mannion’s ribs and left him with a 60% collapsed lung' Pain

'Chapman’s fist broke two of Mannion’s ribs and left him with a 60% collapsed lung'

Check out this extract from ‘The Man Who Was Never Knocked Down’.

From TheJournal.ie Thousands support campaign to have Versatis patches reinstated for chronic pain sufferers Versatis

Thousands support campaign to have Versatis patches reinstated for chronic pain sufferers

Only patients suffering from post-shingles pain are automatically covered under drug payment and medical card schemes.

From The42 ‘I was literally spending hours vomiting and five minutes later, I’d have to go and compete’ Pain

‘I was literally spending hours vomiting and five minutes later, I’d have to go and compete’

Caradh O’Donovan chats to The42 about her battle with Crohn’s disease and hopes of representing Ireland at the 2020 Olympics.

From TheJournal.ie Woman has lost over €100,000 since car accident affected by Setanta collapse Chronic Pain

Woman has lost over €100,000 since car accident affected by Setanta collapse

Lost income, medical expenses and legal fees have taken a huge toll on her life.

From TheJournal.ie Senior Kinahan gang member dodged hit in Spain as he was cycling with his son Málaga

Senior Kinahan gang member dodged hit in Spain as he was cycling with his son

The Hutch gang has managed to get a foothold in Malaga – a previous Kinahan stronghold.

From TheJournal.ie Vaginal mesh campaigner dies in Canada after being hospitalised for sepsis Vaginal Mesh

Vaginal mesh campaigner dies in Canada after being hospitalised for sepsis

Mother-of-two Chrissy Brajcic had an operation to treat her urinary incontinence four years ago.

From TheJournal.ie Two million people are addicted to opioid drugs in US, with 90 dying every day Painkillers

Two million people are addicted to opioid drugs in US, with 90 dying every day

Many people buy pills illegally when their prescriptions run out.

From The42 Henshaw set for surgery after being ruled out of Lions tour with North Tour Over

Henshaw set for surgery after being ruled out of Lions tour with North

The Ireland centre looks like he could miss the start of next season.

From The42 A former NFL player is fighting for the league to change its harsh stance on marijuana OLD-FASHIONED

A former NFL player is fighting for the league to change its harsh stance on marijuana

And Former Baltimore Ravens offensive tackle Eugene Monroe is putting his money where his mouth is.

From TheJournal.ie 'It robs you of your very being': Life with the invisible illness Fibromyalgia This post contains videos

'It robs you of your very being': Life with the invisible illness

Jo Allen has a chronic pain condition and has been getting some relief from cannabis-derived medicine.

From The42 'I had 10 operations in 12 days... They said they may have to cut it from the knee down' Pain This post contains videos

'I had 10 operations in 12 days... They said they may have to cut it from the knee down'

Ex-Coventry player David Busst on adjusting to life after a horrific leg break prematurely ended his career in English football.

From TheJournal.ie Heroin-like venom from tropical fish could lead to new pain relief Blennies

Heroin-like venom from tropical fish could lead to new pain relief

Experiments using lab mice found the rodents showed no sign of pain once injected with the fish venom.

From TheJournal.ie Woman who developed back pain aged 18 left bed bound in agony as HSE refuses to fund operation Life On Hold

Woman who developed back pain aged 18 left bed bound in agony as HSE refuses to fund operation

Her mother described how her daughter, who once had a bright future ahead of her, now faces a life of no hope and never-ending pain.

From TheJournal.ie 'Her spine has a 97 degree curve but she doesn't know what's wrong and can't describe her pain' Waiting Lists

'Her spine has a 97 degree curve but she doesn't know what's wrong and can't describe her pain'

21-year-old Colleen had to wait two years before she could get an x-ray for her scoliosis.

From The42 'I caused my own pain' - Richie Towell on his injury-plagued start to the season Problems

'I caused my own pain' - Richie Towell on his injury-plagued start to the season

With the Championship table toppers performing well, the ex-Dundalk star has found first-team action hard to come by.

From TheJournal.ie Marijuana 'eases chronic pain, but may increase risk of schizophrenia' Research

Marijuana 'eases chronic pain, but may increase risk of schizophrenia'

A US study has found that cannabis almost certainly reduces chronic pain and eases nausea from chemotherapy.

From TheJournal.ie Why pain feels more... well, painful in cold weather In Me Bones

Why pain feels more... well, painful in cold weather

There may be biological reasons why pain feels more intense in the winter.

From TheJournal.ie 'There’s never a minute in the day I don’t feel pain' Fibromyalgia

'There’s never a minute in the day I don’t feel pain'

Eleanor O’Farrell is one of the many people in Ireland who have fibromyalgia, often dubbed ‘the invisible illness’.

From TheJournal.ie "For people in pain like me, medicinal cannabis could be a matter of life and death" Opinion

"For people in pain like me, medicinal cannabis could be a matter of life and death"

An anonymous person writes about the stress of chronic pain – and how they hope that medicinal cannabis could help.

From TheJournal.ie Scared of the dentist? It's in your genes Dental Plan

Scared of the dentist? It's in your genes

Around 15% of people describe themselves as being afraid of the dentist.

From TheJournal.ie Why does the naked mole rat feel no pain and not get cancer? Super Rat

Why does the naked mole rat feel no pain and not get cancer?

They wouldn’t feel getting into a hot tub with sunburn.

From The42 Horrific scenes as French gymnastics' main medal hope suffers gruesome leg break Pain This post contains videos

Horrific scenes as French gymnastics' main medal hope suffers gruesome leg break

Rings specialist Aït-Said fell to the mat in agony clutching the back of his knee and the lower part of his leg.

From TheJournal.ie I'm not JUST grumpy - I'm living with one of the most painful conditions in the world House Of Pain

I'm not JUST grumpy - I'm living with one of the most painful conditions in the world

Steve O’Rourke breaks down life with trigeminal neuralgia a condition that causes sudden and severe face pain that has been compared to being stabbed or struck by lightning.

From TheJournal.ie Robots are now being taught how to feel pain Bring The Pain

Robots are now being taught how to feel pain

“Why? Why was I programmed to feel pain?”

From TheJournal.ie Suffer from chronic pain? Mindfulness might help New Trial

Suffer from chronic pain? Mindfulness might help

About 35% of people in Ireland are affected by pain which has lasted for three months or more.

From TheJournal.ie Retired garda who suffers back pain following patrol car ramming awarded €49,000 Carlow

Retired garda who suffers back pain following patrol car ramming awarded €49,000

The garda said his injuries had affected his daily activities and he had not been able to go fly fishing for a year.

From TheJournal.ie My life with shingles: 'It was like I had gone a few rounds with Conor McGregor' Opinion

My life with shingles: 'It was like I had gone a few rounds with Conor McGregor'

I incorrectly believed that shingles was contagious, writes Carol Reddy Locke

From The42 ‘I walk around in pain nearly every day’ – Ireland’s new world champion makes big sacrifices Interview

‘I walk around in pain nearly every day’ – Ireland’s new world champion makes big sacrifices

Tommy McCormack chats to The42 about his recent triumph

From The42 'This one hurts the most' - Pienaar on Ulster's latest play-off upset Pain

'This one hurts the most' - Pienaar on Ulster's latest play-off upset

The South Africa international admits to some bitterness at the late penalty decision in the defeat to Glasgow.

From TheJournal.ie 15-year-old speaks about bipolar Dad's suicide: "I don't want other kids to feel alone" Pain

15-year-old speaks about bipolar Dad's suicide: "I don't want other kids to feel alone"

Aisling Carthy said living with her Dad could be very tense but that she has some great memories of times they spent together.

From The42 Worried about those pesky shin splints? Fear not, inform yourself and alleviate the pain Pain
From The42 Snapshot: Semi-final heartbreak for Dublin's Alan Brogan Semi-final Pain

Snapshot: Semi-final heartbreak for Dublin's Alan Brogan

The devastated Dublin star was comforted by family at the final whistle.

From TheJournal.ie Suffer from lower back pain? Paracetamol might not be effective in relieving symptoms Placebo

Suffer from lower back pain? Paracetamol might not be effective in relieving symptoms

A study has found the drug to be no more effective than a placebo in treating the condition.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: There were days I struggled. I wished I could call in sick and not have to pretend Mental Health Days

Opinion: There were days I struggled. I wished I could call in sick and not have to pretend

Should employers be receptive to employees calling in sick for a mental health issue – they should be, writes an anonymous contributor.

From The42 'The sickening, stinging feeling is still there' - Munster lock O'Callaghan Donncha

'The sickening, stinging feeling is still there' - Munster lock O'Callaghan

The 35-year-old explains that the defeat against Toulon left ‘the type of scars you carry.’

What's the worst place to be stung by a bee? This student has found out...

Yes, by stinging himself all over his body with a bee. ALL over his body.

From The42 Saracens defeat 'will haunt Ulster players for the rest of our lives' Hurt

Saracens defeat 'will haunt Ulster players for the rest of our lives'

Ulster captain told his players that beating Saracens would have been a greater achievement than winning the World Cup, but it was not to be.

From TheJournal.ie Pharmacists want migraine medicine taken off prescription What A Pain

Pharmacists want migraine medicine taken off prescription

Over half a million people in Ireland suffer with migraine headaches.

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