Category: OCTOBER 2019

Sleep Disturbances May Affect Chronic Pain Outcomes

October 16, 2019 Hannah Dellabella Sleep disturbance may be associated with reduced improvements in pain interference and pain severity in patients with chronic pain, regardless of whether they are treated with opioids, according to results published in Pain Medicine. The study included 240 participants with chronic back pain or hip/knee osteoarthritis (OA) pain who were randomly assigned…

Dr. Drew Addresses Pain Management With Experts LIVE

October 16, 2019 drdrew.com [Susan] Join Dr. Drew for a live This Life #YOULIVE Podcaststreaming on Facebook.com/Drdrew or on the Dr. Drew YouTube Channel. Time: 7:30 p.m. PST (10:30 p.m. EST) Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019 Topic: Pain Management About The Guests Claudia Merandi has had Crohn’s Disease since she was a child and lived in a hospital for about…

One More Article from “Analyzing The Opioid Crisis: 65 Articles By Dr. Josh Bloom”

With so many amazing articles relating to the Opioid Crisis in Dr. Josh Bloom’s article I’ve decided to select those I feel need to stand alone, so here is one of them. ‘Opioid Cutoff’ Article Tells Us How Badly Pain Patients Were Harmed. Too Bad Kolodny Was Included. (A, D) https://www.acsh.org/news/2019/05/22/opioid-cutoff-article-tells-us-how-badly-pain-patients-were-harmed-too-bad-kolodny-was-included-14043