In response to the opioid epidemic in the United States, a new research study shows that massage therapy can be integrated post-treatment for hospitalized patients as part of their pain management for speedy recovery. Learn more about the study in this post.
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The opioid crisis is bigger more than ever in the United States, and some surgeons believe it stems from non opioid-users being exposed to near lethal amounts to recover from surgery. Find out what pain management strategies a group of doctors used in order to avoid opioid addiction.
Marijuana has historical implications in Thailand, being used as medical treatment for centuries, then banned in the 1930s. In December 2018, a law was passed that allows the usage of cannabis for medical purposes, such as pain management.
Contrary to popular belief, bed rest is not the best treatment plan for back pain. Lying down for extended periods of time will actually slow down healing process for joints and tissue, so the best thing you can do is get up and move, according to experts.
More and more companies are adopting wellness programs to improve their employees’ overall experience at the workplace. However, a recent study suggests that they may be less beneficial than employers might hope. Read on to learn more about the research study and its findings.