Saturday, November 29, 2014

Karen Lee Richards's Posts

FDA Approves New Extended-Release, Abuse-Deterrent Hydrocodone

The FDA has approved Hysingla ER, a once-daily, single-entity hydrocodone product. What makes Hysingla ER unique is that it is the first and so far the only... Read moreChevron

Opioid Overdose Deaths Decrease in States with Medical Marijuana

A study published in the October 2014 issue of JAMA Internal Medicine reports... Read moreChevron

Good News! Fibro-Fog Does Not Lead to Alzheimer's

One of the most frustrating symptoms most fibromyalgia patients experience is fibro-fog. Fibro-fog is the name we use to describe a variety of cognitive impairments such as forgetfulness, memory lapses, an inability to concentrate, confusion, transposing numbers or words, getting lost in familiar places and difficulty communicating... Read moreChevron

New Restrictions on Hydrocodone Medications

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September 2014: Chronic Pain Awareness Activities

September is Pain Awareness Month and a number of chronic pain organizations are sponsoring events and activities to help spread the word about chronic pain and the toll it takes on the lives of those who suffer with it.

There was a time – not too long ago... Read moreChevron