Aches

Aches is a general term for “soreness” or discomfort that falls below the severity of “pain”. Types of aches include muscle aches, aching joints, headache, and so on. Common locations of aches include neck aches, back ache, aching feet, posterior ...

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Types

Types of aches by severity include:

Other pain-like sensations include:

Particular common ...

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