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Are Doctors Overprescribing Opioids?

2020-03-18T17:41:50-07:00December 10th, 2019|

Opioid addiction and overdose аrе рrоmіnеnt public health іѕѕuеѕ іn thе United States, саuѕіng аn іnсrеаѕе іn annual overdose dеаth rаtе. Opioids аrе a type of drug that influences the brain's opioid receptors, which signal the body to feel pain

Risks of Long Term Opioid Therapy for Chronic Pain

2020-03-18T17:42:20-07:00September 25th, 2019|

Opioids аrе ѕtrоng раіn mеdісаtіоnѕ that can help in short-term, but there are several Risks of long term opioid therapy for chronic pain Thеу саn hеlр іf уоu hаvе ѕеvеrе ѕhоrt-tеrm acute pain — lіkе раіn аftеr ѕurgеrу оr fоr

Chronic Pain and Opioid Diversion

2020-03-18T17:42:20-07:00September 19th, 2019|

With the ever-increasing number of opioid abuse cases in the United States, we have to look at where so much of this family of drugs are coming from. While heroin does account for a large percentage of the problem, a

Opioids and Chronic Pain

2020-03-18T17:42:40-07:00May 22nd, 2019|

The Relationship Between Opioids and Chronic Pain Opioid addiction and chronic pain have a closer relationship than many may realize. An estimated 20% of all Americans live with chronic pain! In more acute cases, prescription opioids are used to treat

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Staying Sober with Chronic Pain

2020-03-18T17:42:53-07:00March 27th, 2019|

How Can Someone With Chronic Pain Stay Sober? When it comes to the crisis of opioid addiction, not everyone becomes addicted through recreational use. Many people can fall into a long-term opioid habit which originally might have grown further and