For babies born dependent on their mothers' opioids, methadone is better than morphine for relieving withdrawal symptoms. But who knew: commercial methadone medication contains alcohol.
New research in pain science provides a better understanding of what is happening when we experience pain. This is what is being called by some in the field as "The Pain Revolution." Stated simply, pain is not a reflection of damage inflicted on our bodies.
Gov. Murphy signed legislation Monday making the designation to bring awareness to the elusive creature's plight.
Ten-year-old Jayden Auyeung's life support had not been removed, however. His family went to court last month to challenge CHOP over its efforts to take him off life support.
Earlier this month, Dana L. Sinopoli, Psy.D, authored an open letter urging members of the mental health profession to protest the separation policy at the border. Almost 6,500 mental health professionals, members of the general public, and organizations have signed at this point.
A Florida operator of primary care centers for seniors plans to open four Dedicated Senior Medical Centers in Philadelphia this summer in a Medicare Advantage partnership with Independence Blue Cross.
The role has evolved tremendously over the last several years.
True pain care reform is desperately needed, beginning with basic pain medicine training in medical, nursing, and dental schools and residency programs.
NEW YORK (AP) - James Hansen wishes he was wrong. He wasn't.
My favorite Father's Day gift this year has been the gift of time. Or more precisely, a new understanding of how my perception of time is warped by the brain.
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If the same resolution is resurrected and repeated year after year, this tells us one thing: Our intentions are persistent, but we aren’t so great at executing. Follow this guide to cultivate healthy habits that last a lifetime.
Reversing type 2 diabetes - or at least putting it into remission for years - is possible. Note, however, that reversal does not mean cure.