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So, what do we make of life when chronic illness strikes? Is life over? I think not. I found a way to change my new realities so that -- even in pain...
March 9, 2017 — Exposure to green LED could provide an inexpensive, non-pharmacological approach to managing chronic pain, by altering the levels of ...
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Researchers have concluded that opioids prolong chronic pain,(3) and Harvard Medical School cautions that “long-term use of opioids comes with the risk of dependence, addiction, constipation, falls, confusion, slowed reaction time, slowed breathing and death.”
And now we're on the threshold of new therapies that may address a particular aspect of why women experience more chronic pain...
Brain differences between men and women affect response to pain relief - Medical News Today
Study finds why pain relievers are often found to be less effective in women - The Legman News
Rather, it was prescribed to him to treat his chronic pain, which results from a ... Doctors prescribed Botox injections at the time to stop the pain.
I was discouraged to read your article on doctor shopping and opioids. The College of Physicians and Surgeons of B.C. has provided no evidence of the degree of this problem. Out of the province’s 12,000 physicians, only 150-200 must attend a safe prescribing course. The issue of over-prescribing is being overstated and the larger issue of unmanaged pain obscured.
Incidentally, chronic pain was the number one reason why the majority of 118,000 Arizona residents acquired medical marijuana cards, according to a December 2016 report from the Arizona Department of Health Services.
Medical News Today
Chronic pain affects millions of people in the United States, and it can severely interfere with everyday functioning. However, recent research suggests ...
Shared Reading Could Help Alleviate Chronic Pain - Financial Tribune
Can Shared Reading Help with Chronic Pain? Study Says It May - National Pain Report
Suffering from chronic pain? Reading a good book may help ease the pain - Daily Times