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It’s Time to Reconsider Opioid Use for Acute Pain

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Much of the discussion about overuse of opioids recently has been about the dangers of long term use.  Few have questioned the “need” for opioids for acute pain, such as post-surgically or immediately after a serious injury.  The 2016 CDC opioid prescribing guidelines recommend that doctors prescribe opioids for acute pain for three days or […]

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Trying Everything for Chronic Pain

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The decision to use opioids for chronic pain is a serious one. Harm is common. Official estimates of the percentage of chronic, non-cancer pain patients who become addicted to opioids is 25 percent. Some studies have put that percentage even higher, at 37 percent or more. 190,000 Americans have died of prescription opioid overdoses. According […]

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Does Anyone Really Need Opioids?

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It’s become very clear that prescription opioids cause significant harm to many people.  Millions of pain patients and others who’ve taken diverted medication have become addicted, and hundreds of thousands have died.  Individuals, families and communities have been devastated by what is being called the worst drug epidemic in U.S. history.  Despite this, these dangerous […]

 
 
 
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