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  1. For pain sufferers, physical therapy offers treatment without opioidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | White Lake Beacon

    HSHS St. Mary's Hospital Physical Therapist Karen Hill helps patient Sandy Calhoun of Decaur perform a press-up, which helps patients experiencing lower back pain avoid surgery. Sandy Calhoun had been experiencing lower back and leg pain for several years, but has experienced relief since beginning physical therapy at HSHS St. Mary's Hospital.

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  2. Postoperative Pain Market - Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast by 2024Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | SBWire

    One of the main postoperative adverse outcomes is pain that causes prolonged hospital stay, physical distress and increasing incidences of readmissions of patients post surgery. The post operative pain is crucial to manage as single analgesics are not able to provide effective pain relief for moderate or severe pain and are also associated with side effects such as vomiting, nausea, bleeding or sedation.

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  3. Postoperative Pain Market: Trends and Dynamics 2024Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | PR-inside.com

    The major drivers of postoperative pain market is elevating number of geriatric population, increasing prevalence of lifestyle and senile diseases. Postoperative Pain Market: Overview One of the main postoperative adverse outcomes is pain that causes prolonged hospital stay, physical distress and increasing incidences of readmissions of patients post surgery.

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  4. Tennessee has a serious drug problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    I had a conversation with a friend in another part of the state a few weeks ago. As we talked, he mentioned the names of several people we know in common.

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  5. How to safely get rid of prescription medicinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Boston.com

    Many drug stores, hospitals, clinics, narcotic treatment programs, and long-term-care centers will take leftover and expired medication anytime. Sign up for the Talking Points newsletter , a carefully curated recap of the most important business news, delivered fresh each afternoon, Monday through Friday.

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  6. The perfect Christmas gift a few days lateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Lexington County Chronicle

    Mike Ward holds his hand up next to newborn Zaria Ward four days after she was delivered via cesarean section. Zaria was born eight weeks early, and weighed only 2 pounds, 14 ounces.

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  7. When Medication and Alcohol Don't MixRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | NBC San Diego

    'Tis the season for lots of eating and drinking. But here's a warning: Drinking even a little alcohol when you're taking certain prescription and over-the-counter drugs can be a health hazard.

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  8. Fatal PCA Adverse Events Continue To Happen: Better Patient Monitoring Is Essential to Prevent HarmRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2016 | P&T Community

    Within 15 minutes of arrival in the postanesthesia care unit , he received intravenous doses of meperidine 75 mg, morphine 4 mg, and fentaNYL 25 mcg for pain. The patient's surgeon also ordered "PCA per anesthesia."

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  9. Medication and Alcohol Don't MixRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | WKBT

    'Tis the season for lots of eating and drinking. But here's a warning: Drinking even a little alcohol when you're taking certain prescription and over-the-counter drugs can be a health hazard.

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  10. Brian Hutchinson: The fentanyl scourge, up close in a Vancouver alleyRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2016 | Canada.com

    It's not quite noon, and three people have overdosed after using drugs at an unsanctioned injection site set up inside a filthy alleyway, in the middle of Vancouver's Downtown Eastside. Next to a fixing table, under a portable canopy, a thin, middle-aged woman pitches forward and then slumps back in a chair.

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  11. Medication Safety: Using the AGS Beers CriteriaRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2016 | Nursing Center

    Older adults are more likely to have health problems and are more likely to take multiple medications than younger patients . Polypharmacy creates a greater risk of drug-drug interactions and adverse effects of medications.

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  12. My first birth was traumatizing - here's what changed with my secondRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | She Knows

    Gemma Hartley is a freelance writer with a BA in writing from The University of Nevada, Reno. She lives in Reno with her husband, three young kids, an awesome dog and a terrible cat.

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  13. Herbal stimulant Kratom could erase your pain; DEA considering banRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    Tens of thousands of Americans are up in arms about a federal government ban on an herbal stimulant they said has changed their life. But, a growing number of opioid addicts and chronic pain patients are turning to a plant called Kratom to get off the pills.

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  14. Global Opioids Market Growth Is Mainly Driven by Increasing DemandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | SBWire

    Persistence Market Research delivers key insights on the Global Opioids Market in its latest report titled "Global Market Study on Opioids: Widespread Usage in Treatment of Cancer to Drive the Growth of Opioids Market During the Forecast Period ".The global opioids market is anticipated to exhibit a stable CAGR during the forecast period . By product type, the global opioids market is segmented into morphine, codeine, fentanyl, meperidine and methadone.

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  15. Recovery Officials Weary of DEA Cutback on OpioidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | KAAL-TV Austin

    They announced they will be capping the production of drugs like Vicodin, OxyCotin and Demerol by 25% in 2017. The DEA says they hope to control the supply of drugs, and keep it out of the hands of people who abuse them.

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  16. Meperidine: Friend or Foe?Read the original story

    Sep 27, 2016 | Pharmacy Times

    Meperidine was synthetically derived in 1939 as an anticholinergic agent, but was discovered to possess analgesic properties shortly after. Although it's a weak agonist at the mu opioid receptor, anecdotal evidence suggested it was a good alternative to morphine because it circumvented morphine's most common adverse effects, specifically respiratory depression and chemical dependency.

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  17. Health Matters: An alternative to prescription opioidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | Manchester Journal

    If you are paying attention to the news these days, you have heard about the "opioid epidemic." Here in Vermont and nationwide, news of opioid addiction is everywhere.

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  18. Efforts Expanding Locally to Combat Opioid AddictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | The Daily News

    The battle against opioid and other prescription pill addictions is gaining traction in parts of Tennessee thanks to efforts from groups like the Memphis Area Prevention Coalition and expanding programs like Count It! Lock It! Drop It!, which recently received a $1.3 million grant from the BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Health Foundation. New initiatives are underway in Shelby County to combat opioid prescription overdoses.

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  19. Health officials allege Spokane dentist on drugs while operating on patient - Tue, 13 Sep 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    A Spokane dentist's license has been suspended after he was allegedly discovered to be under the influence of an anesthetic of while operating on a patient. Ryan Allen's license and anesthesia permit were suspended following a hearing last Friday over an incident which occurred Aug. 6 at Restor A Spokane dentist's license has been suspended after he was allegedly discovered to be under the influence of an anesthetic of while operating on a patient.

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  20. Correction: Dental Death-Toddler storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2016 | The Chronicle Herald

    In a story Sept. 8 about a former dentist charged with manslaughter, The Associated Press reported erroneously the cause of death a 3-year-old patient.

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