Monthly Archives: October 2012

LIVING WITH PAIN: DEA WAR ON PAIN COMES TO CALIFORNIA

http://americannewsreport.com/living-with-pain-the-deas-war-on-pain-patients-reaches-california-8816508

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DISABILITY, POVERTY AND THE WAR ON PAIN PATIENTS

There was a news analysis piece, The Disability Trap, by Julie Turkewitz and Juliet Linderman in the Sunday Review of the New York Times (Sunday, 10/21) that I hope all pain patients on disability will have a chance to read. … Continue reading

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ROMNEY-RYAN AND THE RIGHT COURT DEATH

The current version of the GOP courts your death and the death of untold others. Am I making this up, the way Limbaugh, Hannity and O’Reilly conjure lies from the vaporous swamps of their fetid imaginations? No, I’m simply paying … Continue reading

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LIVING WITH PAIN: A FACE FROM THE WAR ON PAIN

My latest column, LIVING WITH PAIN: A FACE FROM THE WAR ON PAIN can be read at http://americannewsreport.com/living-with-pain-a-face-from-the-war-on-pain-8816299

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LIVING WITH PAIN: HOPE STIRS ON THE HORIZON

Usually I write about topics that can make a reader weep. Not today. Today I want to write about hope — hope that a group of professionals will bring about a “cultural transformation” in pain care in the United States. The Pain … Continue reading

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DEFEATING PROPS FDA PETITION LIMITING OPIOIDS

DEFEATING PROPS FDA PETITION LIMITING OPIOIDS FOR PAIN Two months ago I wrote a column for the American News Report (LIVING WITH PAIN: PROPS MISLEADING PETITION)  critical of the Physicians for Responsible Opioid Prescribing’s (PROP) petition to the Food and … Continue reading

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