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Posted in CDC Guidelines Pain Management Education for Patients

Pharmacokinetics and the fallacy of One Size Fits All

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Imagine what would happen if doctors suddenly began prescribing fixed dosages of insulin for diabetics. If a diabetic died as a result of being under medicated, wouldn’t this be considered malpractice?

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Has Chinese Fentanyl Into the US Been Stopped?

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The first known indictment of Chinese nationals for the production of fentanyl,

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What would Lincoln Do?

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Those who suffer chronic pain, call on Congress to open the debate around the treatment of pain and include members from the chronic pain community. Allow us to tell our stories and have a voice, so that equality and balance may be preserved and the spirit of our democracy acknowledged.

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Posted in Drug Abuse Who are the bad actors? Government, Healthcare or Patients?

Border Shut Down could be Good News for the Chronic Pain Community

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Strategies and actions which force cooperation from foreign governments, expose illegal importers, force domestic buyers to seek medical help for addictions, is beneficial to the chronic pain community in furthering our position that restrictions placed on medical prescribers is harmful for all Americans.

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Posted in CDC Guidelines

North Carolina Chapel Hill Evaluates CDC opioid prescribing guidelines

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This review of the guidelines also underscores the need and reason why, medical research must be peer reviewed by other experts, to ensure government policy is based on rational conclusions which do not adversely impact target populations with inappropriate regulations.

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CERGM Reaches 10,000 Viewers

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In it’s seventh week and second day of operation, CERGM registered it’s 10,000th visitor. When started, hopes of reaching 10,000 visitors was projected out to June of 2019 so the response from the chronic pain community has exceeded all expectations.

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Posted in DEA Drug Abuse

Why Federal Government’s War on Drugs is Taken to Doctors’ Door Step

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The fact that we cannot arrest our way out of this problem is well recognized by law enforcement.

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Posted in Who are the bad actors? Government, Healthcare or Patients?

Frontal lobotomy for the relief of intractable pain

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Frontal lobotomy for the relief of intractable pain remains a treatment option with some doctors

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Posted in How Overdose Data is Collected

U.S. Prescription Opioid Deaths the Headlines You Don’t See Published

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Few journalist and for that matter, Congressman or Senators, will take the time to actually read the details on publications from government agencies

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Posted in Chronic Pain News

Blaming Prescription Pain Pills For The Opioid Epidemic Is Fake News

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Peter Vaughn Pischke is a journalist and podcast host for TheSiouxEmpire.com. He can usually be found manning the Happy Warrior Podcast: providing commentary on conservative and nerd-culture news and ideas. You can find him on Twitter: @happywarriorp.

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