Your brain on cortisol: Why overstressed gray matter is leading us astray in lockdown

Prolonged traumatic stress that most people have been experiencing throughout the pandemic makes it more difficult to keep desires in check and in turn promotes illogical pleasure-seeking.
— Read on www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/your-brain-cortisol-why-overstressed-gray-matter-leading-us-astray-n1252251

Must See, Dr. Forest Tennant’s New Website, “Hormones and Pain Care Information Network”

Hormones and Pain Care Information Network
— Read on hormonesandpaincare.com/

Chronic Pain Patients Shouldn’t Have Opioids Abruptly Tapered, Says New Guidance : Shots – Health News : NPR

Researchers say chronic pain patients can feel suicidal or risk overdose when taken off medication too quickly. The warnings seek to course-correct after doctors felt pressured to taper drugs rapidly.
— Read on www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2019/10/10/768914092/dont-force-patients-off-opioids-abruptly-new-guidelines-say-warning-of-severe-ri

US attack on WHO ‘hindering morphine drive in poor countries’ | Society | The Guardian

Claims have hurt efforts to help people around world in acute pain, say palliative care experts
— Read on www.theguardian.com/society/2019/sep/18/us-attack-world-health-organization-who-hindering-morphine-drive-poor-countries

Non Organic, Processed Foods have Dangerously High Levels of Cancer Causing Weed Killer, “Glyphosate in Food: Complete List of Products and Brands Filled with Popular Cancer-Causing Weed-Killer

Concern over glyphosate in food has risen after Monsanto was found guilty in covering up their cancer-causing product. Here are the foods you need to avoid.
— Read on livelovefruit.com/glyphosate-in-food-complete-list/

CDC warns against misuse of opioid-prescribing guideline | MDedge Internal Medicine

Officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are warning against the misapplication of the agency’s 2016 guidelines on opioid prescribing, as wel
— Read on www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/199574/pain/cdc-warns-against-misuse-opioid-prescribing-guideline

Pain Patients Voices Have Been Heard: “The CDC [Formally] Advises Against Misapplication of the Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain” | CDC Online Newsroom | CDC

CDC public health news, press releases, government public health news, medical and disease news, story ideas, photos.
— Read on www.cdc.gov/media/releases/2019/s0424-advises-misapplication-guideline-prescribing-opioids.html

Tackling The Latest Target in The War On Pain: “6 Most Common Myths About Kratom”

As kratom became more well known and popular in the Western world it also became a target for disinformation, misinformation, and myths. In this article, we’re going to tackle six major myths about kratom and explaining the truth behind the falsehoods.
— Read on kratomguides.com/6-common-myths-about-kratom/

Woman cures migraine with food clip  | Daily Mail Online

Elizabeth Hayes, a gluten-free business owner from Indiana, took to Facebook this week to reveal how she stumbled across a miracle cure for her headache in her kitchen.
— Read on www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-6768939/Woman-cures-migraine-food-clip.html