Millions of people in the United States are struggling with a dependence on opioids. And this problem continues to grow. Opioid use disorder is often viewed as a moral failing. In reality, it’s actually a chronic disease like diabetes or asthma. And like other chronic diseases, opioid use disorders can… Continue Reading This Treatment Can Help Curb the Opioid Epidemic

Hi everybody. Professor Ball here and welcome back. Now we’re going to jump in and we’re going to talk about the problem of attachments. I love this section. It’s a great understanding of how your brain works as we go through this training you’re going to keep learning new tools… Continue Reading freedom from pain 3 [The Problem Of Attachments ]

Hello I’m Dr. Paul Christo Associate Professor in Academic Pain Medicine. I also host Aches & Gains radio talk show on Sirius XM. We’re here to explore alternative treatments for acute non-specific low back pain. Although pharmacologic management can often provide prompt relief to patients suffering with back pain, there… Continue Reading Treating Lower Back Pain Without Opioids

Thank you for coming. It’s really a pleasure to be here. And I hope everyone in the back can hear me. I tend to speak very loud but just raise your hand if you need me to speak more loudly. If you’ve heard any of the recent statistics, then you… Continue Reading Opening the Medicine Box in the Mind: The Psychology of Pain

– [Narrator] Amidst the opioid epidemic healthcare providers in Oregon are searching for alternatives to pain pills. – [Nurse] Remember playing with this? – Yeah. – Yeah, okay. – [Narrator] This is Moira Reeves. She’s six and has second degree burns throughout her body. – Okay, we’re gonna put on… Continue Reading Can Virtual Reality Replace Opioids As Pain Treatment?

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year-over-year we’re seeing a significant increase in opioid addiction and death in New Jersey 70,000 dying a year from our country every year 70,000 people dying from drug overdoses that’s absolutely ridiculous through the auto program st. Joseph’s Hospital here in Paterson New Jersey is the first hospital in the… Continue Reading New Jersey hospital leads fight against opioid crisis with alternative treatment