An ER doctor was ready to send me home after one test because he assumed I was faking it. After protesting, a second test led to emergency surgery.
Although similar, addiction and dependency are quite different.
Life changes drastically when you go from healthy to chronically ill or injured.
Kratom, both vilified and praised, is pretty controversial.
If someone opens up to you about their pain, just listen.
Today's Patient Focus Friday is about Fiore, who deals with a multitude of health issues.
There is a real problem with the opioid epidemic and it isn't pain patients.
Today's Pain Focus Friday is about Madeleine, who suffers from chronic, daily migraines and depression.
Ruth is a 60 year old woman in constant pain. Here is her story.
Today's Patient Focus is on myself.