Treating Pain Without Opioids

    Posted by Soules Insurance on Wed, May 1, 2019

    You’ve probably heard a lot about opioids lately, and for good reason—the CDC estimates that more than 115 people die from opioid overdoses every day.

    One of the biggest reasons for widespread misuse of these drugs is that they’re both effective at short-term pain management and highly addictive.

    Luckily, to combat what some now call the “opioid epidemic,” researchers from the American College of Physicians (ACP) have published guidelines that promote alternative noninvasive and therapy-based pain treatments.

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