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Using atraumatic needles for lumbar punctures decreases risk of complications

Using atraumatic needles for lumbar punctures decreases risk of complications

FDA issues warning against use of herbal medicine Kratom

FDA issues warning against use of herbal medicine Kratom

Lavender aromatherapy reduces preoperative anxiety in surgery patients, study finds

Lavender aromatherapy reduces preoperative anxiety in surgery patients, study finds

Study examines use of virtual reality to manage pain at pediatric hospital

Study examines use of virtual reality to manage pain at pediatric hospital

MTSA expands efforts to fight against national opioid epidemic

MTSA expands efforts to fight against national opioid epidemic

Epidural analgesics have no effect on the duration of the second stage of labor, study reveals

Epidural analgesics have no effect on the duration of the second stage of labor, study reveals

Epidural medication has no effect on duration of labor, study shows

Epidural medication has no effect on duration of labor, study shows

Research: Brief interventions in primary care clinic could cut patients’ risky drug use

Research: Brief interventions in primary care clinic could cut patients’ risky drug use

Research on electrical nerve-block implant aims at treating asthma and heart failure

Research on electrical nerve-block implant aims at treating asthma and heart failure

A long and winding road: Kicking heroin in an opioid ‘treatment desert’

A long and winding road: Kicking heroin in an opioid ‘treatment desert’

Drug overdose deaths on the rise in Ohio

Drug overdose deaths on the rise in Ohio

Illegal diversion of opioids linked to cluster outbreak of Serratia marcescens bacteria

Illegal diversion of opioids linked to cluster outbreak of Serratia marcescens bacteria

Opioid use disorder rises with little being done to curb the menace says new study

Opioid use disorder rises with little being done to curb the menace says new study

Study finds link between new opioid use and increased risk of cardiac death in older adults with COPD

Study finds link between new opioid use and increased risk of cardiac death in older adults with COPD

Medical responses to opioid addiction vary by state, analysis finds

Medical responses to opioid addiction vary by state, analysis finds

Johns Hopkins researchers find ways to curb common and deadly hospital-acquired infections

Johns Hopkins researchers find ways to curb common and deadly hospital-acquired infections

How physicians can prevent opioid abuse while providing adequate pain relief

How physicians can prevent opioid abuse while providing adequate pain relief

'Love hormone' could hold key to treating drug addicts, say experts

'Love hormone' could hold key to treating drug addicts, say experts

Oxytocin system may be key target for developing medications to treat opioid addiction

Oxytocin system may be key target for developing medications to treat opioid addiction

ASA encourages patients to take simple steps before surgery for safe outcomes

ASA encourages patients to take simple steps before surgery for safe outcomes