Non Opioid chronic pain

Shifting Focus: Non-Opioid Strategies For Chronic Pain

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Non-Opioid Strategies For Chronic Pain Overview One of the toughest challenges for healthcare professionals and their patients is effectively treating chronic pain. Millions of Americans experience pain daily, and often have difficulty getting relief. Chronic...
painkiller addiction

Ask the Experts: Painkiller Addictions and Warning Signs

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Painkiller Addiction Overview Prescription drug abuse or painkiller addiction is the use of a prescription medication in a way not intended by the doctor who prescribed the painkillers. Painkiller abuse or problematic use includes everything...
How do I take CBD?

What to know about CBD and Fibromyalgia

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CBD for Fibromyalgia Overview What to know about CBD and its effects on Fibromyalgia; can it help, is it legal? Continue below as we cover all of these important factors as well as all of...
Pain Pill Addiction

Recovery from Pain Pill Addiction: How to Identify Symptoms & Get Addiction Treatment

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According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, over 130 people die every day from opioid overdose; moreover, the economic burden of opioid abuse nationwide is over $78 billion. This public health crisis is having...
Financial Aid for Medical Conditions

Finding Resources On Financial Aid for Medical Conditions

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Healthcare costs in the United States are some of the highest in the world. Unfortunately, the high cost of healthcare can place a significant financial burden on many families. If you or your someone...
kratom and overdose deaths

CDC Report: Clear Link Between Kratom and Overdose Deaths

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A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has linked kratom and overdose deaths. Kratom, an herbal supplement marketed for its opioid-like effects, is now connected to 152 deaths in 27...
what is opioid addiction

What Is Opioid Addiction?

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Talk about the opioid epidemic in America has been all over the news recently. It is an issue of vital concern affecting Americans today, and with so much information available, it can be challenging...
medications for fibromyalgia

7 Common Medications for Fibromyalgia Pain

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Fibromyalgia can be difficult to treat because symptoms and response to the treatment vary from person to person. To date, no universally effective treatment for fibromyalgia has been found. Medication does not provide a...
kratom for chronic pain

Kratom for Chronic Pain: Is It Effective and Legal?

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Combatting chronic pain is an ongoing battle. As the interest in natural options continues to grow, so does the popularity of kratom. Kratom for chronic pain is sold in health and vitamin stores as a herbal extract that...
gabapentin(nerotin)

What are the Gabapentin (Neurontin) Side Effects?

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Gabapentin(Neurontin) is a medication prescribed to treat seizures. It can be used alone or in combination with other medications to treat epilepsy in children age 12 or older or adults. This drug is also...
Narcan and Overdose

Narcan: What Is It and How Did it Revive Demi Lovato?

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When news broke that Demi Lovato overdosed on heroin, people were in shock. The singer had been sober for six years. It was only when she released her song ‘Sober’ in June that we...
ancient pain remedies

Ancient Pain Remedies That Are Still Used Today

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Ancient Remedies for Pain Overview Medical treatment has changed a lot since the days of using alcohol as a cure-all, but it may surprise you to find out there are many ancient remedies for pain...
stereotypes and medical marijuana

Overcoming Stereotypes as a Medical Marijuana User

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The legalization of marijuana on a state level is encouraging for patients who use medical marijuana to ease symptoms from debilitating, chronic conditions. Despite the fact that medical cannabis helps patients escape a life...
Is Kratom Safe?

News Update: Is Kratom Safe?

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Is Kratom Safe? The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued warning letters to three marketers and distributors of kratom products (Front Range Kratom of Aurora, Colorado; Kratom Spot of Irvine, California; and...
Can I get addicted to pain medicine

Can I Get Addicted to Pain Medicine?

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Sometimes, strong medications called opioids are needed to control pain. Opioid pain relievers are generally safe when taken for a short time as prescribed by your doctor, but they can become addictive, especially if they are...
opioid therapy

NIH study explains why opioid therapy may not always work well for chronic pain

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Researchers have shown that pain-induced changes in the rat brain’s opioid receptor system may explain the limited effectiveness of opioid therapy in chronic pain and may play a role in the depression that often...
migraine treatment

Advanced Preventive Migraine Treatment Gets FDA Approval

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If you are one of the millions of Americans who suffer from chronic or episodic migraines, a new Federal Drug Administration approved drug may be for you. Aimovig is a monthly injectable drug that is...
opioid crisis

The Opioid Crisis: The Making of an American Epidemic

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The United States has struggled with the abuse of opioids since the1800s. As a result of this epidemic, many people with chronic pain have a hard time getting the medications they truly need to...
side effects of taking opioid medications

What are the Side Effects of Taking Opioids?

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Opioid medications are prescribed to provide relief for severe pain among patients of all ages. However, they frequently cause bothersome side effects, which is often a reason for patients to abandon treatment. Therefore, knowing...
prince died from fentanyl overdose

Prince Died from a Fentanyl Overdose – What does this mean for Pain Sufferers?

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A toxicology report released on Monday revealed that Prince had an excessive amount of fentanyl in his system at the time of his passing, experts reported. We are nearing the two-year anniversary of his death,...
celebrex slows cancer growth

Study Finds That Celebrex Slows Cancer Growth

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Living with pain is difficult enough. But dealing with pain and cancer – or, worse, pain caused by cancer – is a nightmare no one should have to endure. Luckily, there is new hope...
Medication side effects

4 Ways to Manage Medication Side Effects

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Yes, You can Manage Medication Side Effects Most medications come with minor side effects that many people never even notice. However, some side effects are not minor, and they certainly do not go unnoticed. If...
medical marijuana for fibromyalgia

Can Medical Marijuana Treat Fibromyalgia Symptoms?

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Medical marijuana has gained more widespread popularity and acceptance over the past several years, and is now legal in 33 states and Washington, D.C. Cannabis, the Latin name for marijuana, has been said to...
chronic pain

Do Women Get Too Much or Too Little Pain Medication?

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A new study found that women are significantly more likely than men to be prescribed pain medication, regardless of age or socioeconomic status. You may not be surprised. Women worldwide have pain more often than...

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