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Study on cancer care offers model for possible lower spending on treatment

Study on cancer care offers model for possible lower spending on treatment

Prescription drug deaths drop in Fla. after crackdown on doctors

Prescription drug deaths drop in Fla. after crackdown on doctors

Backpack-sized device can perform highly accurate and sensitive cocaine testing in 15 minutes

Backpack-sized device can perform highly accurate and sensitive cocaine testing in 15 minutes

Braeburn announces new clinical trial for Probuphine based on clear guidance from FDA

Braeburn announces new clinical trial for Probuphine based on clear guidance from FDA

Children get codeine in U.S. emergency rooms, despite risks: Study

Children get codeine in U.S. emergency rooms, despite risks: Study

Prescriptions of opioid analgesics increased during U.S. emergency department visits

Prescriptions of opioid analgesics increased during U.S. emergency department visits

Nurses in emergency care must be trained to recognise symptoms of meningococcal septicaemia

Nurses in emergency care must be trained to recognise symptoms of meningococcal septicaemia

Study reveals that more than 14% of pregnant women are prescribed opioids for pain

Study reveals that more than 14% of pregnant women are prescribed opioids for pain

E.R. expert warns public about 5 things doctor may do wrong when treating for flu

E.R. expert warns public about 5 things doctor may do wrong when treating for flu

Chemists able to trace narcotics substances, prescription drugs in Swedish wastewater

Chemists able to trace narcotics substances, prescription drugs in Swedish wastewater

Access to health care increases prescription opioid abuse

Access to health care increases prescription opioid abuse

New Centre for Stratified Medicine opened in Ireland

New Centre for Stratified Medicine opened in Ireland

Use of IV acetaminophen with narcotics reduces pain in children with tonsillectomies

Use of IV acetaminophen with narcotics reduces pain in children with tonsillectomies

Metabolic enzymes in opium poppy are used to produce valuable painkilling drugs

Metabolic enzymes in opium poppy are used to produce valuable painkilling drugs

Over-the-counter ibuprofen appears to be safest alternative for reducing post-operative pain

Over-the-counter ibuprofen appears to be safest alternative for reducing post-operative pain

Genetic discovery could take guesswork out of prescribing correct dose of drugs

Genetic discovery could take guesswork out of prescribing correct dose of drugs

Using large doses of codeine may heighten sensitivity to pain

Using large doses of codeine may heighten sensitivity to pain

Few physicians receive adequate training to help patients with chronic pain

Few physicians receive adequate training to help patients with chronic pain

Severe arthritis pain treatments: an interview with Professor Walsh, University of Nottingham and Professor Wood, UCL

Severe arthritis pain treatments: an interview with Professor Walsh, University of Nottingham and Professor Wood, UCL

Poor, less educated patients are less likely to receive opioid pain medications in emergency rooms

Poor, less educated patients are less likely to receive opioid pain medications in emergency rooms