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The Family That Built an Empire of Pain - The New Yorker



The New Yorker
 
The Family That Built an Empire of Pain 
The New Yorker
The Family That Built an Empire of Pain. The Sackler dynasty's ruthless marketing of painkillers has generated billions of dollars?and millions of addicts. By Patrick Radden Keefe. An addiction specialist said that the Sacklers' firm, Purdue Pharma ...

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Stop telling women their suffering is normal. Pain should be treated - The Guardian



The Guardian
 
Stop telling women their suffering is normal. Pain should be treated 
The Guardian
Pelvic issues like incontinence, prolapse, period pain and painful sex are common but they are not normal. Just because a woman menstruates does not mean that period pain is normal. Period pain could be a sign of endometriosis, which affects 10% of ...

 


Chronic back pain stem cell treatment could cut need for opioids ... - New Scientist



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Chronic back pain stem cell treatment could cut need for opioids ... 
New Scientist
A stem cell treatment could finally bring relief to millions of people with chronic lower back pain. If it works, the injection could become a crucial tool for curbing ...

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How to Stop Leg Pain Now - ConsumerReports.org



How to Stop Leg Pain Now 
ConsumerReports.org
If your legs hurt, ache, or feel uncomfortable, you may be tempted to chalk it up to aging. But leg pain isn't inevitable, and often, simple changes can make a big difference. One common cause of leg pain is statins, drugs used to lower cholesterol ...

 


As Christensen trial opens, lawyers paint starkly different pictures of ... - The Missoulian



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As Christensen trial opens, lawyers paint starkly different pictures of ... 
The Missoulian
Dr. Chris Christensen acknowledges supporters in the courtroom as he prepares to take a seat Monday for his trial on negligent homicide, criminal ...

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5 years later: Superstorm Sandy anniversary can cause victims' pain ... - AccuWeather.com



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5 years later: Superstorm Sandy anniversary can cause victims' pain ... 
AccuWeather.com
Even as the years go on and the physical recovery improves, memories of Superstorm Sandy can be a source of mental anguish for victims.

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For Patty Schemel, Hole Was About Playing Through the Pain - Noisey



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For Patty Schemel, Hole Was About Playing Through the Pain 
Noisey
Part of developing the necessary stamina is to teach yourself to play through pain, something that women do particularly well. I'm giving this kid lessons right now, and we've been doing a lot of double-bass work, and the other day he got his first big ...

 


Police break into house to find nursery nurse had accidentally overdosed - Metro



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Police break into house to find nursery nurse had accidentally overdosed 
Metro
A nursery nurse accidentally killed herself after overdosing on medication to treat a stomach pain doctors couldn't diagnose. Tamara McCorkindale, 20, had lived with the pain in her stomach since she was 11 and was prescribed painkillers Tramadol, ...
Nursery worker, 20, died from an accidental overdose after trying to rid herself of stomach pain she had been ... Daily Mail
Nursery nurse accidentally killed herself with medication overdose to help treat mystery nine-year stomach ache Mirror.co.uk

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Durect Takes A Beating On Pain Drug, Still holds Enormous Potential Value - Seeking Alpha



Seeking Alpha
 
Durect Takes A Beating On Pain Drug, Still holds Enormous Potential Value 
Seeking Alpha
On Friday, Durect Corporation (DRRX) announced that it had failed its phase 3 trial treating patients with POSIMIR (SABER-Bupivacaine) for pain after surgery. POSIMIR was supposed to help patients with severe pain a few days continuously after having ...

 


Illegal drug ketamine could ease migraine pain, US study finds - Telegraph.co.uk



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Illegal drug ketamine could ease migraine pain, US study finds 
Telegraph.co.uk
The ?party drug? ketamine could relieve the misery of millions of migraine sufferers, research suggests. A US study found that taking the horse tranquilisers for up ...
Ketamine may help treat migraine pain unresponsive to other therapies Science Daily
Migraine pain could be eased with ketamine, study finds Medical News Today
More Evidence Ketamine Could Alleviate Migraine Pain Drug Discovery & Development
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