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More Californians are dying at home. Another covid ‘new normal’?

More Californians are dying at home. Another covid ‘new normal’?

Postoperative restrictive opioid protocols reduce long-term opioid use

Postoperative restrictive opioid protocols reduce long-term opioid use

NY docs are now required to prescribe naloxone to some patients on opioid painkillers

NY docs are now required to prescribe naloxone to some patients on opioid painkillers

Study compares two non-invasive interventions for spine pain on disability and health care spending

Study compares two non-invasive interventions for spine pain on disability and health care spending

Mice study sheds light on how the brain's primary motor cortex helps suppress neuropathic pain

Mice study sheds light on how the brain's primary motor cortex helps suppress neuropathic pain

Cancer patients with sickle cell disease report reduction in pain and anxiety in response to music therapy

Cancer patients with sickle cell disease report reduction in pain and anxiety in response to music therapy

User-friendly complete system for more targeted, effective thermal ablation of tumors

User-friendly complete system for more targeted, effective thermal ablation of tumors

NIH establishes research network to test harm reduction strategies in community settings

NIH establishes research network to test harm reduction strategies in community settings

Children’s surgery verification quality improvement program improves efficiency in treating children with traumatic injuries

Children’s surgery verification quality improvement program improves efficiency in treating children with traumatic injuries

New project on ultrasound device for treatment of neuropathic pain to receive NIH funding

New project on ultrasound device for treatment of neuropathic pain to receive NIH funding

Study: 9% of adolescents report experiencing both persistent pain and suicidality

Study: 9% of adolescents report experiencing both persistent pain and suicidality

The therapeutic effects and safety of psychedelics

The therapeutic effects and safety of psychedelics

Racial differences may reflect inequities in access to surgical care for Black, Latino, and Asian children

Racial differences may reflect inequities in access to surgical care for Black, Latino, and Asian children

Study highlights the success of lupus peer support group that transitioned to virtual format during pandemic

Study highlights the success of lupus peer support group that transitioned to virtual format during pandemic

Sick profit: Investigating private equity’s stealthy takeover of health care across cities and specialties

Sick profit: Investigating private equity’s stealthy takeover of health care across cities and specialties

Genicular nerve blocks provide short term pain relief for patients with knee osteoarthritis

Genicular nerve blocks provide short term pain relief for patients with knee osteoarthritis

Surge in RSV cases – how worried should you be?

Surge in RSV cases – how worried should you be?

Updated CDC guidelines for prescribing opioids

Updated CDC guidelines for prescribing opioids

Rheumatoid arthritis patients taking opioids have twice the risk of venous thromboembolism

Rheumatoid arthritis patients taking opioids have twice the risk of venous thromboembolism

Dangers of recreational/medical cannabis use

Dangers of recreational/medical cannabis use