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CDC: About 1 in 5 US Adults Have Chronic Pain

The prevalences of both chronic pain and high-impact chronic pain were higher among women; older adults; adults who were previously, but not currently, employed; adults living in poverty; those with public health insurance; and rural residents.

Novel RNA Blood Test to Detect Fibromyalgia Available

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A new blood test called IsolateFibromyalgia, which uses RNA data to identify fibromyalgia, has been released by IQuity. The Company said that in a study of almost 600 samples from patients who had various medical conditions, IsolateFibromyalgia demonstrated over 90% accuracy.  IsolateFibromyalgia uses a proprietary technology which utilizes machine-learning algorithms to compare the RNA profile…