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November 10, 2016

THE CHRONIC PAIN EPIDEMIC: What's to Be Done?  Includes as Expert Participant Anne Louise Oaklander, MD, PhD. Presented by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health jointly with The Huffington Post.

August 12 2016
Is there a new explanation for fibromyalgia? Podcast hosted by RELIEF: Pain Research News, Insights, and Ideas.
June 1, 2016

Doctors finally able to help boy suffering with chronic pain for years News story includes interview with Anne Louise Oaklander, MD, PhD.

March 15, 2013

Undiagnosed Small Fiber Polyneuropathy: Is It a Component of Gulf War Illness? 
Talk by Anne Louise Oaklander, MD, PhD and Max Klein, PhD.

 
 
Press (Print)
November 17 2016
Damage to Small Nerve Fibers in the Skin: A New Way to Understand Fibromyalgia? Interview by RELIEF: Pain Research News, Insights, and Ideas
 
September 1, 2014
An Unnerving Enigma Interview with Scientific American Mind, a national science magazine for the public, regarding our research on fibromyalgia.
 
September 1, 2014

Shingles: You Could Have It and Not Even Know It Interview with BottomLine Health, a national health newsletter for the public, about shingles and postherpetic neuralgia.

 
May 1, 2014

Fibromyalgia: New research helps unravel the mystery Interview with BottomLine Health, a national health newsletter about our research linking fibromyalgia to neuropathy.

 
January 1, 2014

Are you at risk for shingles? Interview with Family Circle, a national women’s magazine.

 
December 23, 2013

Neurologists’ studies shed more light on fibromyalgia in 2013 Interview with WorkCompCentral, a national news organization, about our research findings on fibromyalgia.

 
December 15, 2013

New research sheds light on mysterious fibromyalgia pain Interview with USA Today, a national newspaper, about our research findings on fibromyalgia.

 
December 9, 2013

Are you at risk for shingles? Interview with RadioMD about shingles.

 
September 16, 2013

The latest on chronic pain remedies Interview with Lifescript website.

 
September 12, 2013

KABC-TV Los Angeles, CA National television interview with ABC news about our lab’s discovery of new type of peripheral neuropathy that affects the young.

 
August 6, 2013

New clues to fibromyalgia’s causes Interview with HealthDayNews about our research.

 
August 2, 2013

MGH study finds nerve damage in some fibromyalgia patients Interview with MGH Hotline about our research.

 
February 19, 2013

Is pain good? National television interview with NBC Nightly News.

 
February 13, 2013

Undiagnosed small fiber polyneuropathy Video by the Department of Defense to highlight achievements of the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program.

 
October 1, 2012

Shaking the Shingles Interview with The Costco Connection, a national magazine. Page 68-69.

 
September 2, 2012

Treating complex regional pain syndrome Interview with Lifescript health website.

 
June 14, 2012

Panelist for Second Opinion- "Shingles" Public Broadcasting System national television show produced by WXXI Broadcasting Studios, Rochester, NY.  

 
May 5, 2012

Shingles and postherpetic neuralgia. Interview with The Jordan Rich Show on WBZ radio.

 
May 31, 2012

Shingles Insert with Gannett newspapers (Cherry Hill Courier Post).

 
May 31, 2012

Not your typical rash: Why shingles can’t be taken lightly Interview with Massachusetts General Hospital Public Affairs.

 
May 2, 2012

Complex regional pain syndrome Interview with NIH Office of Communications.

 
January 25, 2012

Morgellons: Mysterious Skin Disease Under Microscope National television interview with ABC News and Good Morning America

 
June 9, 2011

Interview with Lifescript.com.

 
May 1, 2011

Why does a paper cut hurt so much? Interview with Real Simple, a national magazine.

 
May 6, 2011

Morgellon’s: A hidden epidemic or mass hysteria? Interview with The Guardian, a British national newspaper.

 
Winter 2010

Chronic vulvar pain and Tarlov cysts Interview with the National Vulvodynia Association.

 
Fall 2010

Discover presents: The brain Interview with Discover, a national science magazine, about itch.

 
Spring 2010

The pain of our existence Interview with Harvard Medical News about our research.

 
March 1, 2009
More than a feeling Interview with Neurology Now.
 
May 6, 2009

Pump away shingles pain Interview with WebMD.

 
February 17, 2009

Interview with Woman’s Day national magazine about shingles.

 
February 11, 2009

Complex regional pain syndrome. Interview with ReachMD XM160, a national radio show.

 
November 14, 2008

Is there anything I can do to prevent pain associated with shingles? National television interview with ABC News.

 
August 21, 2008

Title unknown National television interview with ABC News.

 
July 1, 2008

Should you get the shingles vaccine? Interview with Bottom Line Personal, a national newsletter for the public, about shingles complications.

 
December 17, 2007

Faulty wiring mystifies doctors and mechanics alike Newspaper article for The Boston Globe.

 
December 17, 2007

Shingles and postherpetic neuralgia National television interview with ABC News.

 
October 12, 2007

Grasping for clues to the biology of itch Interview with Science magazine about our research.

 
March 1, 2007

Complex regional pain syndrome. Interview with Dana Foundation’s BrainWork newsletter about our research.

 
December 19, 2006

Imaging could furnish proof of chronic pain Newspaper interview with The Boston Globe about our research.

 
September 11, 2006

There’s now a vaccine against shingles. Newspaper interview with The Boston Globe.

 
September 1, 2006

Reflex sympathetic dystrophy/Comple x regional pain syndrome Radio interview with Jordan Rich on WBZ News Radio 1030.

 
May 1, 2006

When pain is persistent, mysterious, and unbearable Interview with HealthDay about our research on complex regional pain syndrome.

 
May 30, 2006

Doctors struggle to treat mysterious and unbearable pain Newspaper interview with The New York Times about our research on complex regional pain syndrome.

 
May 27, 2006

Vaccine to cut risk of shingles in older people is approved Newspaper interview with The New York Times about shingles.

 
May 26, 2006

FDA approves shingles vaccine Interview with HealthDay about shingles.

 
February 13, 2006

Complex regional pain syndrome. Interview with international health website Your Magazine about our research.

 
January 3, 2006

What is pain? National television interview with NBC Nightly News.

 
October 10, 2005

When pain remains Interview with The New Yorker magazine about our research.

 
July 19, 2005

Case raises new concern over withdrawal of drugs Newspaper interview with The New York Times about our research.

 
June 7, 2005

For some patients, shingles is just the beginning Newspaper interview with The New York Times about shingles.

 
June 7, 2005

Recognizing a medical emergency Newspaper interview with The New York Times about shingles.

 
May 12, 2005

Double the pain. ScienCentral News video.

 
October 1, 2004

The mind’s mirror doubles the pain Interview with Discover magazine regarding our research.

 
May 6, 2004

Pain produces mystery nerve loss Interview with Harvard Gazette about our research.

 
April 2, 2004

Pain study points to a mirror image Newspaper interview with The Boston Globe about our research.

 
March 13, 2004

Rebuilding lives. Newspaper interview with The Boston Globe.

 
December 8, 2003

Dealing with the pain Interview with Sage Crossroads.

 
July 1, 2001

Shingles: Hope through research Interview with NINDS (NIH Publication No. 00-307).

 
February 15, 2000

Making inroads in fight against shingles pain Interview with The New York Times about our research.