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This Type of Headache Is So Bad People Call It a Suicide Headache

"They can break you—make you question wanting to be here."
Cindy Kuzma
2.9.18
addiction
addiction

The FDA Called Kratom an Opioid, Which Is Pretty Misleading

Opioids are, by definition, compounds that interact with opioid receptors; that doesn't make them good or bad.
Jesse Hicks
2.8.18
You're Smarter Than That
You're Smarter Than That

How to Tell the Difference Between a Bad Headache and a Brain Tumor

Relax. It's probably not time to put your affairs in order just yet.
Joanne Spataro
1.4.18
pain
pain

The Family That Doesn't Feel Pain

Their genes could lead to treatment options for people with chronic pain.
Shayla Love
12.21.17
pain
pain

The DEA Raided This Doctor’s Office for Prescribing High Doses of Painkillers

The DEA alleges that the dosages were so high that patients must be selling some of the drugs, even though they present no evidence of any such activity by patients.
Maia Szalavitz
12.7.17
Meducation
Meducation

These New Drugs Can Cut the Frequency of Migraines in Half

They're the first medications developed specifically to prevent migraines.
Jesse Hicks
11.30.17
Asking for a friend
Asking for a friend

Will Cracking My Knuckles Give Me Arthritis?

The final answer to whether your grandma's threats are true.
Michelle Malia
11.17.17
pain
pain

Cracking Down on Opioids Hurts People With Chronic Pain

There are dozens of cases of reported suicides after pain patients had their doses reduced.
Maia Szalavitz
11.6.17
pain
pain

Ketamine Infusions Cut Migraine Pain in Half in New Study

Researchers are studying the drug as a therapy for migraines that haven't responded to other treatments.
Jesse Hicks
10.21.17
addiction
addiction

Even After Overdosing, Most Pain Patients Still Get Opioids

It didn't matter if the overdose was on heroin or prescription painkillers.
Troy Farah
9.26.17
Cancer
Cancer

A Quarter of Cancer Patients Have Used Medical Marijuana

Where it's legal, at least.
Knvul Sheikh
9.25.17
Oral Fixation
Oral Fixation

Stress Could Give You the Teeth of An Old Person Before You're 30

You should really do something about that teeth grinding problem.
Michelle Malia
9.14.17