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/

“Why Aging Women Need Testosterone”| Life Extension Magazine

Why Aging Women Need Testosterone – page 1 | Life Extension
— Read on www.lifeextension.com/magazine/2004/4/report_test/page-01

The Physiologic Effects of Pain on the Endocrine System

The Physiologic Effects of Pain on the Endocrine System
— Read on www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4107914/

Treat the Pain… Save a Heart

Although severe pain can have profound and negative impacts on the cardiovascular (CV) system, this complication has received scant attention. Pain may affect the CV system by multiple mechanisms, and sudden CV death may occur in chronic pain patients who experience a severe pain flare.
— Read on www.practicalpainmanagement.com/pain/other/co-morbidities/treat-pain-save-heart