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New online tool offers opioid prescribing recommendations after surgery

New online tool offers opioid prescribing recommendations after surgery

Dying at home in an opioid crisis: Hospices grapple with stolen meds

Dying at home in an opioid crisis: Hospices grapple with stolen meds

Climbing cost of decades-old drugs threatens to break Medicaid bank

Climbing cost of decades-old drugs threatens to break Medicaid bank

New discovery could aid in synthesis of radiotracers for use with PET scanning

New discovery could aid in synthesis of radiotracers for use with PET scanning

Mind-body therapies significantly reduce acute pain experienced by hospital patients

Mind-body therapies significantly reduce acute pain experienced by hospital patients

Fake contaminant opioids found in prescription pills leading to fatal overdoses in Georgia

Fake contaminant opioids found in prescription pills leading to fatal overdoses in Georgia

Opana ER – a long acting opioid painkiller, to be pulled from the markets as per FDA directive

Opana ER – a long acting opioid painkiller, to be pulled from the markets as per FDA directive

Innocuous start to opioid addition: A 1980 letter that started it all

Innocuous start to opioid addition: A 1980 letter that started it all

Six important things to know about opioid crisis

Six important things to know about opioid crisis

SLU scientist examines potential biomarkers for pain linked to debilitating health conditions

SLU scientist examines potential biomarkers for pain linked to debilitating health conditions

Scientists shed new light on how common painkiller causes liver damage

Scientists shed new light on how common painkiller causes liver damage

Risky opioid prescribing rates drop after new VA initiative, study finds

Risky opioid prescribing rates drop after new VA initiative, study finds

Researchers set gold standards for developing new painkillers based on medicinal effects of cannabis

Researchers set gold standards for developing new painkillers based on medicinal effects of cannabis

INS experts publish new consensus on neuromodulation therapy

INS experts publish new consensus on neuromodulation therapy

Study suggests revolutionary way to make cancer cells more susceptible to existing chemotherapies

Study suggests revolutionary way to make cancer cells more susceptible to existing chemotherapies

Resilience lowers risk for developing alcohol use disorders, study shows

Resilience lowers risk for developing alcohol use disorders, study shows

Researchers develop virtual liver model to better understand metabolism of non-prescription painkiller

Researchers develop virtual liver model to better understand metabolism of non-prescription painkiller

Six pioneering French companies to exhibit in innovation zone at Medica 2016

Six pioneering French companies to exhibit in innovation zone at Medica 2016

John Cryer MP, CPPC and TalkHealth jointly launch new chronic pain patient medication survey

John Cryer MP, CPPC and TalkHealth jointly launch new chronic pain patient medication survey

Migraine patients differ from healthy people by increased vascular reactivity

Migraine patients differ from healthy people by increased vascular reactivity