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Stress, the Microbiota and Visceral Pain

Stress, the Microbiota and Visceral Pain

A high proportion of individuals with IBS have comorbid anxiety and depression affecting the HPA axis and microbiota.

Fewer Headache Days Reported With Investigational Treatment

Fewer Headache Days Reported With Investigational Treatment

Research included 55 patients with chronic migraines.

Buprenorphine Transdermal System Abused Less than Other Opioids

Buprenorphine Transdermal System Abused Less than Other Opioids

The buphrenorphine transdermal system is abused less than other comparable opioids.

Stellate Ganglion Block May Promote Placebo Effect in PTSD

Stellate Ganglion Block May Promote Placebo Effect in PTSD

While symptoms improved equally in both groups, patients that received a second SGB injection saw even greater improvement.

Definitive Testing Detects Opioid Nonadherence

Definitive Testing Detects Opioid Nonadherence

Definitive testing can detect deviations from prescribed opioid treatment regimens.

Targeting Prescriber Behaviors Trumps Education in Getting Opioid Doses Lower

Targeting Prescriber Behaviors Trumps Education in Getting Opioid Doses Lower

Interventions included weekly updates and formal tapering plans.

Reductions In Abuse, Addiction Noted Following Reformulated Oxycontin

Reductions In Abuse, Addiction Noted Following Reformulated Oxycontin

New data shows a reduction in abuse, addiction, and opioid poisoning diagnoses following the introduction of reformulated oxycodone HCl extended-release tablets.

An Exciting Time For Migraine Management

An Exciting Time For Migraine Management

The evolution of monoclonal antibody treatment represents an important development for treating migraines.

Liposomal Bupivacaine Shortens Hospital Stays After Major Abdominal Surgery

Liposomal Bupivacaine Shortens Hospital Stays After Major Abdominal Surgery

Long-acting local anesthetic offers new option for pain control after major abdominal and thoracic surgery.

Department of Defense, VA launch Joint Pain Education Program

Department of Defense, VA launch Joint Pain Education Program

Common pain education and training curriculum aims to reduce inconsistencies in pain management for veterans and uniformed service members.

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