Research suggests that short power naps have a number of benefits including improved brain functions like memory, focus, and creativity.
Cancer Can Be Killed is a conspiracy thriller masquerading as a documentary. Don’t watch it.
An increasing multicultural divide between patients and the healthcare workforce that serves them is leading to poor outcomes and higher costs.
The Oregon Health Authority is on the verge of passing a radical policy that would require chronic pain patients receiving Medicaid to have their opioids tapered to zero while covering “nonpharmacologic treatments for pain” that include primarily acupuncture, chiropractic, massage therapy, and other “alternative” treatments. Not surprisingly, the Oregon Chronic Pain Task Force, which is responsible for this proposed infliction of quackery on the most vulnerable, has three acupuncturists and a chiropractor sitting on it.
Kratom is an emerging herbal drug used for pain and fatigue but also has abuse potential. What is the current state of the science?
Adding step-therapy to Medicare Advantage Part B drugs can delay access to effective medications putting patients at risk. 3 easy tweaks can mitigate the risk.
Smoking is the leading cause of preventable disease and death. There are effective pharmacological and non-pharmacological methods to help people stop smoking.