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Month: August 2019

Surgery Can be a Pain, But Opioids Not Always Best Elixir

This article originally appeared on HealthNewsDigest.  Innovative pain management alternatives during and after surgery can significantly reduce the number of patients becoming chronic users – and abusers — of opioid drugs, says noted orthopedic surgeon Alejandro Badia MD, founder and chief medical officer of the Badia Hand to Shoulder Center and OrthoNOW®, who has successfully paired …

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