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Wearable injector can detect and reverse opioid overdose
Only certain patients with chronic neck pain need invasive procedures to treat it
OHSU model reduces opioid prescribing
Most willing to forgo opioids after surgery if pain can be effectively managed without them
Research first to reveal specific molecular mechanism that controls transition from acute to chronic pain
Bill Signed 20 October
Study could pave way for creating safer opioids
One in seven patients miss cancer surgery during COVID lockdowns – study 14 October
Providing oral rather than IV acetaminophen to children having tonsillectomies improves care, saves costs
Naloxone access doesn’t make heroin seem less risky
Only 1 in 10 people who need palliative care, receive it: WHO
Increase in fatal opioid overdoses after hospital discharge
WHO takes steps to address glaring shortage of quality palliative care services
New treatment for inflammatory bowel disease
Tobacco and alcohol may increase likelihood of using illegal drugs
Men, jobless and people with mental health diagnoses most vulnerable in 2020 overdose spike
Deaths tied to opioids rose among less-educated whites during stay-home order
Mimicking nature to provide long-lasting local anesthesia
Racial, ethnic differences in opioid prescribing
Do doctors treat pain differently based on their patients’ race?
Police charge two after loaded handguns seized during proactive operation targeting criminal networks
Experts make weak recommendation for medical cannabis for chronic pain
Proposed drug driving law unfair and not supported by science
Patients could be dying from accidental overdose of prescription opioids in England
Overdose affects us all
Childhood trauma can make people like morphine more
App did not improve adherence in opioid addiction program
Some opiates help mitigate fear, anxiety, manage pain
Over 65 and Lonely? Don’t Talk to Your Doctor About Another Prescription
Turning tarantula venom into pain relief
Multimodal analgesia: new ‘standard of care’ for pain control after total joint replacement
CAMH releases updated national clinical guidelines for treatment of opioid use disorder
Study explores opioid prescribing preferences and practices among residents and faculty
People with fibromyalgia are substituting CBD for opioids to manage pain
Overdoses from cocaine found to contain opioids
New listings for opioid medications on Palliative Care Schedule for management of severe disabling pain
Opioid-addiction medication underused in WA, study shows
Pain monitoring helps assess effectiveness of opioid-sparing approaches during surgery
Interdisciplinary consults can help primary care docs treat patients with chronic pain
Can we make opioids less addictive?
Kratom Use Rare, But More Common Among People with Opioid Use Disorder
Body’s natural pain killers can be enhanced
UBC researchers identify most dangerous prescriptions for B.C. drivers
New study probes effects of opioid use during pregnancy
Consumer input into medicine and device approval processes urgently needed
Joint FDA Advisory Committee Votes on Application for Tanezumab for Treatment of Osteoarthritis Pain
Investigating antihistamine-related misuse and mortality in England
Penn State researchers combat problems of substance misuse