fbpx
Home Tags Opioid crisis

Tag: opioid crisis

Opioid addiction is a chronic disease

Opioid Addiction is A Chronic Disease: Treat It As Such

The CDC recently estimated that there are over 1,000 visits daily to the emergency room and 91 deaths related to opioid overdose. To put those numbers perspective, consider this: more people die from overdoses...
chronic pain treatment around the world

What to Learn From Chronic Pain Treatment Around the World

When you envision treating chronic pain, do you immediately think of pain medicines in a bottle? The conditioning to view pain medication as the first line of defense against chronic pain is unique to...
what is opioid addiction

What Is Opioid Addiction?

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...
national drug and alcohol facts week

National Drug & Alcohol Facts Week Focuses on Teens and Science

Teens are taught that drugs and alcohol are bad, but teens also have many misconceptions about the substances even in this day and age. Prescription drugs are often used to treat chronic pain, and...
Dsuvia and Olinvo

Inside the FDA’s Controversial Decisions on Opioids Dsuvia and Olinvo

The FDA recently made controversial decisions about two painkillers - including one that is more potent than morphine and fentanyl. The possible benefits of Dsuvia and Olinvo are far-reaching, but the potential consequences are as well. After...