Tag: pain

    IV Ketamine Shows Promise for Chronic Pain, But Doubts Remain

    The Littleton, Colorado location of Ketamine Wellness Centers is in the basement level of ...

    The Formidable Challenge of Understanding Pain

    Whether you consider opioids to be the gold standard for treating pain or a ...

    How Emergency Departments Fail Pain Patients in Need

    Since 2000, Anne Fuqua has been on opioid pain medications, including fentanyl and Oxycontin, ...

    To Taper a Pain Patient? It’s Never One-Size-Fits-All

    Many years ago, I broke my ankle⁠—tibia and fibula⁠—in a fall from a horse. ...

    How Did We Come to Abandon America’s Pain Patients?

    Overdoses—not those involving prescription opioids, but of heroin and illicit fentanyl, often combined with ...

    How Helpful—Or Harmful—Are Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs?

    Before admitting new patients to his practice, Dr. Miguel Diaz checks their prescription history. ...

    Why Are Methadone Patients Still Being Punished for Marijuana Use?

    Marijuana, which is now legal for medical use in 33 states and counting, can ...

    “Nation’s Most Comprehensive Lawsuit”—Now NY Takes On Purdue and the Sacklers

    Museums around the world, from New York City’s Guggenheim to London’s Tate Modern, have ...

    How Stigma Against Addiction Devastates Pain Patients

    First it was a hip replacement. Then it became complicated by a MRSA infection. ...

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