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Pain Experts Confront the 'Great Divide' on Chronic Opioids
Posted on September 12, 2013

The contentious issues surrounding the long-term prescribing of opioids for chronic pain — and the pressure to tighten restrictions in a climate of widespread misuse and abuse — were confronted... more »

ResearchMatch launches sub-registry for Ehlers-Danlos syndrome
Posted on September 11, 2013
Disease Neutral Research Volunteer Registry Launches sub-registry for Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Nashville, TN - September 10, 2013 -... more »

Pain Control Methods in Use by Patients with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome and Pain Control Effectiveness
Posted on July 20, 2013

Karen Arthur is recruiting participants to a study titled “Pain Control Methods in Use by Patients with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome and Pain Control Effectiveness.” She is looking for participants who... more »

AMA Pain Management Program Aims to Strike a Balance
Posted on July 12, 2013

The American Medical Association (AMA) has announced a new pain management continuing medical education (CME) program that attempts to strike a balance between appropriate pain management and... more »

EDNF Center Video Announcement
Posted on July 8, 2013

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Testosterone Can Improve Pain Tolerance in Men on Opioids
Posted on June 28, 2013

A Boston University study shows for the first time that testosterone gel can decrease discomfort in men with pain syndromes and low testosterone levels who are chronic users of opioids.

The... more »

NSAID Prescriptions for Pain 'Out of Control'
Posted on June 15, 2013

An alarming number of patients with ischemic heart disease or cardiovascular risk factors are being inappropriately prescribed nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) for rheumatoid... more »

Chronic, Noncancer Pain Boosts Suicide Risk
Posted on June 6, 2013

Certain types of noncancer pain conditions are associated with an increased risk for suicide, a new study suggests.

A study conducted by investigators at the University of Michigan in Ann... more »

About the Center
Posted on September 3, 2012

The expected opening date of the EDNF Center is August 2014. An account for the EDNF Center has been set up. Donations... more »


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