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Pain Management

The difference one little orthotic can make

November 20, 2018
Jon Terman's story

Finding a way to sing again

November 7, 2018
Center for Facial Pain and Sleep Medicine: Ashley Lamb's story

Fighting jaw pain with custom orthotics

October 12, 2018
Texas A&M College of Dentistry's Center for Facial Pain and Sleep Medicine improves patient's jaw pain with custom-made oral orthotic.

Opioid conference teaches safe, effective pain management

February 19, 2018
By educating prescribing health care professionals, the Texas A&M Coastal Bend Health Education Center seeks to address the opioid crisis as it impacts Texas.

How one type of drug could affect pain, memory and nicotine addiction

May 3, 2017
Texas A&M researchers work to develop a drug to enhance the function of nicotinic acetylcholine receptors

The difficult choices: Managing chronic pain while avoiding opioid abuse

April 14, 2017
What providers can do to help prevent addiction and overdose while providing adequate pain relief

The dark side of opioids: How these addictive drugs have led to abuse and death

August 16, 2016
As opioids have become more readily available, we’ve seen a correspondingly steady rise in opioid abuse and overdose deaths. What next?

Curbing opioid abuse

March 28, 2016
Opioid overdose affects thousands of families every year, and it’s a growing problem

Morphine might take away pain, but does it do more harm than good?

December 11, 2015
The damaging effects of giving morphine after a major injury

Finding new uses for old drugs: Fighting pain with ketamine

October 29, 2015
Researchers at Texas A&M are taking ketamine, a drug that already exists as an anesthetic and is often used as a "club drug," and using it to treat pain