Tag: chronic pain

10 Tips for Traveling With Chronic Pain

Sarah lynnThe MightyNovember 15, 2019, 10:40 PM PST Next week I am leaving to go on vacation. Don’t get me wrong, I love visiting family but I hate traveling. Since living with chronic pain, I hate it even more. There are so many things I have to take into consideration when traveling that most people…

Why Is There Such A Prejudice Against People Who Need Opioids For Chronic Pain?

Nov 13, 2019,2:40 pm Quora Contributor Consumer Tech More From ForbesThe Net Worth Of Tom SteyerHere is the net worth of Tom SteyerPauseUnmuteCurrent Time 0:46/Duration 1:00Loaded: 99.89% Fullscreenx Why is the healthcare system biased and disrespectful to chronic pain patients who are prescribed opioids? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and…

America Is Losing the War on Chronic Pain Written by Anna Wahrman with additional reporting by Whitney Akers on November 9, 2017 In the face of an escalating opioid crisis, at least 100 million people with chronic pain aren’t getting the relief they need and are seeking alternatives. More than 30 percent of Americans are living with…

How opioid rules impact chronic pain patients

Some chronic pain patient said new opioid laws are impacting access to medication they need. Author: Anusha Roy Published/UPDATED: 10:07 PM MST November 6, 2019 DENVER — In our ongoing coverage of the opioid crisis, a Next with Kyle Clark viewer pointed out a perspective that he felt deserved some attention: the impact changing opioid…