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Chronic pain could be added to list of qualifiers for medical ... - fox2now.com



Chronic pain could be added to list of qualifiers for medical ... 
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COLLINSVILLE, Ill. ? At present, there are 41 conditions that qualify a person for a medical marijuana license in Illinois. On January 15, an Illinois judge ruled to add ?intractable? or chronic pain to that list.

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Opioid coverage leaves out those who need chronic pain relief: Letters - Orlando Sentinel



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Opioid coverage leaves out those who need chronic pain relief: Letters 
Orlando Sentinel
Lost in the uproar over opiates are those suffering from severe chronic pain. These are lifesaving medicines for people like myself, who is a victim of chronic nerve pain due to alleged dental malpractice. Media coverage continually centers on addicts ...

 


Doctor says surgery is not the answer for chronic pain - WNDU-TV



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Doctor says surgery is not the answer for chronic pain 
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Chronic pain stole away his favorite sport. ?Imagine the worse tooth ache you've ever had and it being your whole body 24 hours a day, and you cannot stop it,? Charley says. After seeing countless doctors, Charley found an ally in Seattle-based spine ...

 


Does an exploding brain network cause chronic pain? -- ScienceDaily - Science Daily



Does an exploding brain network cause chronic pain? -- ScienceDaily 
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New research reports that hyperreactive brain networks could play a part in the hypersensitivity of fibromyalgia.

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Study looks at chronic pain in runners - KIMT 3



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Study looks at chronic pain in runners 
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COLUMBUS, Ohio ? A new study from The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center examines what may cause chronic back pain in runners and the exercises to help prevent it. The study, published in the Journal of Biomechanics, suggests that runners with ...

 


Good Feelings in the Midst of Chronic Pain - Scientific American ... - Scientific American (blog)



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Good Feelings in the Midst of Chronic Pain - Scientific American ... 
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Experts at the National Institutes of Health estimate that 25.3 million adults in the U.S. are living with chronic pain. Although the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends against opioids as a first-line or routine treatment for chronic ...

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People with chronic pain worry Gov. Charlie Baker's opioid bill will ... - MassLive.com



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People with chronic pain worry Gov. Charlie Baker's opioid bill will ... 
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A public hearing also drew concerns about an involuntary treatment provision included in the bill.

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Chronic Pain Could Qualify for Medical Marijuana in Illinois - MyStateline.com



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Chronic Pain Could Qualify for Medical Marijuana in Illinois 
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Tuesday, a judge ordered the Department of Public Health to add "intractable pain" to the list of 41 conditions. The IDPH argues there isn't enough research to support the decision. It plans to appeal. Still, advocates say it's a big step forward. The ...

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The Difference Between Intractable and Chronic Pain - Pain News Network



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The Difference Between Intractable and Chronic Pain 
Pain News Network
First and foremost there has been no discussion about the difference between intractable pain and chronic pain. There really is no bigger issue. The proper identification and treatment of the IP patient is not only essential for the health and well ...

 


Walks, not pills: Clinic gives hope to patients with chronic pain - NBCNews.com



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Walks, not pills: Clinic gives hope to patients with chronic pain 
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More than 250 million opioid pain killer prescriptions are written per year, on average ? enough to give every American their own bottle of pills. Marti Krow-Lucal, 67, was one of the estimated 2 million Americans addicted to or abusing opioids. She ...