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Medicare going in ‘right direction’ on opioid epidemic

Medicare going in ‘right direction’ on opioid epidemic

Study finds alarmingly high rate of opioid prescriptions for osteoarthritis patients

Study finds alarmingly high rate of opioid prescriptions for osteoarthritis patients

Researchers survey orthopedic providers to understand factors that drive opioid prescribing practices

Researchers survey orthopedic providers to understand factors that drive opioid prescribing practices

Interaction between antidepressants and opioid pain medication contributes to lesser pain relief

Interaction between antidepressants and opioid pain medication contributes to lesser pain relief

Surgeons’ opioid-prescribing habits hard to kick

Surgeons’ opioid-prescribing habits hard to kick

Attention: Over forties face unnecessarily high risk of alcohol-related adverse drug reactions

Attention: Over forties face unnecessarily high risk of alcohol-related adverse drug reactions

US dentists write more opioid prescriptions than England dentists

US dentists write more opioid prescriptions than England dentists

New pain management program sends 92% cancer surgery patients home with no opioids

New pain management program sends 92% cancer surgery patients home with no opioids

Opioid prescriptions drop sharply among state workers

Opioid prescriptions drop sharply among state workers

Researchers learn more about opioid prescribing in primary care

Researchers learn more about opioid prescribing in primary care

Filled opioid prescriptions are relatively rare in Medicaid-enrolled children, finds study

Filled opioid prescriptions are relatively rare in Medicaid-enrolled children, finds study

FDA grants approval of first generic naloxone nasal spray to treat opioid overdose

FDA grants approval of first generic naloxone nasal spray to treat opioid overdose

Blunting emotional component associated with pain

Blunting emotional component associated with pain

Study explores whether Nordic countries could head towards opioid crisis like the U.S.

Study explores whether Nordic countries could head towards opioid crisis like the U.S.

Study finds drug interactions in ER's are common but could be prevented

Study finds drug interactions in ER's are common but could be prevented

The United States records highest drug overdose death rates

The United States records highest drug overdose death rates

Rutgers study uncovers new threat in the opiate epidemic

Rutgers study uncovers new threat in the opiate epidemic

CHOP physician-researchers analyze opioid prescription patterns in children

CHOP physician-researchers analyze opioid prescription patterns in children

Injection of opioids may increase infective endocarditis risk

Injection of opioids may increase infective endocarditis risk

Researchers discover extent of opioid use and abuse in head and neck cancer patients

Researchers discover extent of opioid use and abuse in head and neck cancer patients