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Study: Many soldiers return from combat with chronic pain

American Pain Society SmartBrief | Jul 02, 2014

Close to half of U.S. troops returning from combat suffer chronic pain, and many rely on narcotic painkillers, according to a study published in the American Medical Association's JAMA Internal Medicine. Researchers surveyed an Army brigade three months after its return from Afghanistan, and 44% of the soldiers reported pain lasting longer than three months. USA Today (06/30) HealthDay News (06/30)


CDC: Painkiller prescribing rates differ from state to state

American Pain Society SmartBrief | Jul 02, 2014

FDA could soon approve Salix's chronic pain drug

American Pain Society SmartBrief | Jul 16, 2014

Research supports aerobic exercise for fibromyalgia

American Pain Society SmartBrief | Jun 25, 2014

OTC diabetic peripheral neuropathy device cleared by FDA

American Pain Society SmartBrief | Jul 16, 2014

Pain pathway identified for chemotherapy drug

American Pain Society SmartBrief | Jun 25, 2014

FDA to expedite review of abuse-resistant hydrocodone

American Pain Society SmartBrief | Jul 09, 2014

Author: History of pain holds lessons for today

American Pain Society SmartBrief | Jul 16, 2014

Antibodies may play role in pain syndrome

American Pain Society SmartBrief | Jul 09, 2014

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American Pain Society SmartBrief | Jul 16, 2014


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