Introduction to Naloxone for People Taking Prescribed Opioids

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

DR. WATKINS: MR. PERKINS, I THINK WE NEED TO GIVE THAT DISC OF YOURS A LITTLE MORE TIME BEFORE WE CONSIDER SURGERY. YOU’RE MAKING SOME GOOD PROGRESS WITH YOUR PAIN REGIMEN, SO I THINK WE SHOULD KEEP THAT UP AND SEE HOW IT GOES. DUANE: PLEASE, DOC, CALL ME DUANE. I’LL TELL YOU, AS LONG […]


Ming-Chih Kao, PhD, MD on Medications & Back Pain
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December

Ming-Chih Kao, PhD, MD on Medications & Back Pain

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Earned his doctoral degree in computational biology and biostatistics at Harvard University. After graduate school, he continued to research at NIH and earned an MD at the University of Michigan. He has an unusual experience as a primary care physician in San Francisco. There, the complexities of chronic pain, its diagnosis, and its management led […]


Research on Voluntary Patient-Centered Prescription Opioid Tapering
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December

Research on Voluntary Patient-Centered Prescription Opioid Tapering

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Some of the problems with long-term opioid use for chronic pain is that, in many cases, that might have been the only option that was given to patients when, in fact, we know that chronic pain is best treated with a multidisciplinary treatment approach that involves self-management and psychological strategies alongside some medical treatments as […]


Keep Your Family Safe From Unused Opioid Pain Medicines (60 Secs)
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December

Keep Your Family Safe From Unused Opioid Pain Medicines (60 Secs)

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Some things in your medicine cabinet are more dangerous than others. When it comes to prescription drugs, opioid pain medicines can be addictive and even deadly. Keeping unused opioid medicines in your home is risky. Half of the people who misuse prescription pain medicines get them from a friend or family member. Over 100 Americans […]


Prescription Drug Abuse Public Service Announcement – Miami
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December

Prescription Drug Abuse Public Service Announcement – Miami

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , /

The death toll from prescription painkillers has tripled in the past decade. And the problem is getting worse. Over 16,000 people die every year from prescription painkiller overdoses—that’s more than the number of overdoses from heroin, cocaine, or any other illegal drug. My name is Wifredo Ferrer and I am the United States Attorney for […]



Ming-Chih Kao, PhD, MD on Medications & Back Pain

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Earned his doctoral degree in computational biology and biostatistics at Harvard University. After graduate school, he continued to research at NIH and earned an MD at the University of Michigan. He has an unusual experience as a primary care physician in San Francisco. There, the complexities of chronic pain, its diagnosis, and its management led […]


Ming-Chih Kao, PhD, MD on Medications & Back Pain

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Earned his doctoral degree in computational biology and biostatistics at Harvard University. After graduate school, he continued to research at NIH and earned an MD at the University of Michigan. He has an unusual experience as a primary care physician in San Francisco. There, the complexities of chronic pain, its diagnosis, and its management led […]