Chronic or short-term pain can be debilitating conditions to live with. Proper pain management can be a necessity in cases of severe or even moderate pain. Listed below are articles dealing with the field of pain management.
In response to overwhelming increases in national opioid use that have resulted in an epidemic of opiate overdoses, the CDC has published drastically new chronic pain management guidelines that strongly discourage opiate use as a first-choice therapy for the treatment of chronic pain.
With an estimated 2 million people in the United States alone struggling with some form of opioid abuse disorder, many medical professionals are calling for proactive measures to aid in the reversal of opioid addiction rate trends.