Prescription opioid use is associated with an elevated risk of invasive pneumococcal disease, according to some of the…
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Pain medicine specialists are sending strong warnings on inappropriate opioid prescribing for lower back pain or any chronic…
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The increasing prevalence of the linked problems of chronic pain and opioid abuse has been described as an epidemic. This…
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In Australia, oxycodone is being prescribed most often among younger people with chronic, non-cancer pain – the precise…
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The painkiller drug linked to Prince's death doesn't work on chronic pain, says an Australian expert. An autopsy has…
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US health officials have approved an innovative new option for people struggling with addiction to heroin and painkillers: a…
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A GP is being sued for allegedly breaching his duty of care while conducting rapid opioid detoxification on a woman who…
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