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Latest Pain Management News

Over-the-Counter Meds Save Health Care System Money

On average, each dollar spent on over-the-counter medicines saves the U.S. health care system $7.20, totaling nearly $146 billion in annual savings, according to a report released March 18 by the Consumer Healthcare Products Association.

Doctors With Malpractice Claims More Likely to Leave Medicine

Physicians with one or more paid malpractice claims are more likely to leave practice or shift into smaller practice settings, according to a study published in the March 28 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.

Acupressure Reduces Lasting Symptoms in Breast Cancer Survivors

Acupressure is associated with improvements in co-occurring symptoms in breast cancer survivors with fatigue, according to a study recently published JNCI Cancer Spectrum.

Menopause Symptoms Linked to Chronic Pain in Midlife

Menopause symptoms are associated with chronic pain among midlife female veterans, according to a study published online March 4 in Menopause.