Tag: patients

MOST RECENT CDC RELEASE PERTAINING TO OPIOIDS.

CDC – OPIOID GUIDELINES SHOULD NOT BE USED TO TAPER PATIENTS April 24, 2019 By Pat Anson, PNN Editor The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has taken its first concrete step to address the widespread misuse and misapplication of its opioid prescribing guideline. In a commentary published in The New England Journal of Medicine,…

NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON AGING & THE ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE EDUCATION AND REFERRAL CENTER

This article was posted by our good friend Gincy who’s husband deals with Alzheimer’s on a daily basis. Thank you Gincy for sharing this wonderfully informative articles.  Lewy Body Dementia: Information for Patients, Families, and Professionals Introduction Lewy body dementia (LBD) is a complex and challenging brain disorder. It is complex because it affects many…