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Health | Diseases & Conditions | Cancer Pain

Being diagnosed with cancer is a painful experience -- both physically and emotionally. Learn how to cope by reading about the treatments and therapies available to ease cancer pain.

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Morphine and Cancer

Morphine is very strong pain medication that is commonly used before, during and after a cancer treatment or surgery. Find out what you need to know about this drug and how it plays a part in dealing with cancer.


Cancer and Bone Pain

 Cancer and Bone Pain

Cancer and bone pain are associated with an infected area. Learn more about cancer and bone pain at Discovery Health. See more »

Cancer Pain Q & A

 Cancer Pain Q & A

Cancer pain q and a is a helpful guide to cancer side effects. Learn more about cancer q and a at Discovery Health. See more »

Latent Cancer Pain

 Latent Cancer Pain

Latent cancer pain is one side effect of cancer. Learn more about latent cancer pain at Discovery Health. See more »

Morphine and Cancer

 Morphine and Cancer

Morphine and cancer are commonly mentioned together. Learn more about morphine and cancer at Discovery Health. See more »

Nerve Block and Cancer

 Nerve Block and Cancer

Nerve block is used to numb a specific area of the body. Find out how this local anesthetic is used when treating cancerous tissues. See more »

Side Effects of Cancer Pain Medication

 Side Effects of Cancer Pain Medication

The side effects of cancer pain medications can be excruciating. Learn more about the side effects of cancer pain medications at Discovery Health. See more »