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May 1, 2018

AHA: Blood Pressure Readings Often Higher Outside Doctor's Office

TUESDAY, May 1, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Blood pressure readings taken outside of the doctor’s office often read higher than those in the office, a […]
May 2, 2018

The Other Opioid Crisis: Shortages at U.S. Hospitals

WEDNESDAY, May 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) — U.S. hospitals are running short of the injectable opioids and anesthesia drugs that most surgery patients need during and […]
May 4, 2018

Racial Divide Narrows in Opioid Prescribing in U.S.

FRIDAY, May 4, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Black Americans are no longer less likely than whites to be prescribed opioid painkillers — but that means their […]
May 8, 2018

Non-Opioids Often Underused After Back Surgery

TUESDAY, May 8, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Spine and joint surgery patients aren’t taking advantage of common pain relievers like Tylenol or Motrin during their recovery, […]