Overcoming Pain

Why people experience chronic pain, and the power they have to de-intensify it

Opioid Guidelines Versus Chronic Pain

We are a country that has moved from frowning upon the treatment of chronic pain with chronic opioids, to one that experiences an annual increase in the number of doses of opioids prescribed. This is despite the existence of more than one guideline that claims to guide prescribers towards a safer approach to the management of chronic pain. Read More

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Mark Borigini, M.D., is a board-certified rheumatologist who has devoted his career to treating illnesses that cause chronic pain and disability.

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