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Defining Addicts and Pain Patients as One and the Same, A Moral and Ethical Failure in Policy

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Is it right or wrong to substantively deny chronic pain patients medication, most of which have used it without incident, for the possibility of maybe curtailing illicit drug use and overdose deaths?

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Posted in CDC Guidelines Ohio Guidelines and Regulation Who are the bad actors? Government, Healthcare or Patients?

CDC Guidelines are an Experimental Treatment for Chronic Long Term Pain

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In summary, evidence on long-term opioid therapy for chronic pain outside of end-of-life care remains limited, with insufficient evidence

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War on Opioid Abuse Is Striking the Wrong Target

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Prescription drugs help people in pain. They aren’t to blame for the rise in opioid deaths.

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File an Ethics Complaint – I’m as mad as hell and I’m not going to take this anymore!

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I’m as mad as hell and I’m not going to take this anymore!

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Kaiser Permanente and Forced Opiate Tapering

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Kaiser Permanente and Forced Opiate Tapering

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Gillibrand Joins One-Size-Fits-All Ranks

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Gillibrand Joins One-Size-Fits-All Ranks

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Physician Leaders Raise Alarm on Oregon Forced Opioid Tapering Proposal

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Rational prescribers speak up and take action in Oregon, as the anti-opiate zealots continue their irrational and ideological attacks on chronic pain patients. With the…

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Posted in CDC Guidelines

What Doctors Say About CDC Opioid Guideline

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Pain News Network has been conducting a poll of CPP and healthcare providers on their views about the 2016 CDC Guidelines. A first of it’s…

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Chronic Pain Management Strategies

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By R Carter Not a week goes by anymore that I’m not reading about another death in the chronic pain community, a results of forced…

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The Fentanyl Failure

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By Washington Post – March 13, 2019 The image above show a relative comparison between a lethal dose of the three drugs identified. In May…

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