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Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Tuesday-Newsday #120

Note from Shannon: I'll be going out of town for my first visit home since moving out of state, so my blog will be on hiatus temporarily. But never fear! I've got today's Tuesday-Newsday to tide you over until I get back. Stay well and I hope your pain is well-managed! 

Time for Tuesday-Newsday! The Featured Blog Posts this week are: “I am Too Young for This Waiting Room” by Jasminne Mendez and “A Pained Life: Spring Cleaning” by Carol Levy.

Let Me Know: If you’d like me to watch for articles on your pain condition, just drop me a note in the comments section below. 

WARNING:  My goal is to provide the most up-to-date news I can, which you can then take to your personal doctor and debate the merits of before you try it. I do not endorse any of the docs, treatments, info, and meds in anything I post nor can I guarantee they are all effective, especially not for everyone. As is the case with any health info, ALWAYS get your doctor's opinion first!

*OBAMACARE - News you *need* to read

“Even though insurers will be forbidden to discriminate against people with pre-existing conditions, they could subtly discourage the enrollment of sicker patients by limiting the size of their provider networks... (and keep them away from doctors with whom they have established relationships of specialized care)...”


It requires clearly visible marking on each patch with the drug name and strength in long lasting ink, to help reduce the risk of accidental exposure



FDA issues final guidance for mobile medical apps on your smartphone - Learn what those apps can do for your health by going HERE



In the issue: Returning to school can be safe for students with CRPS,  Use it or lose it: The “stress loading” program, Paintings for Pain event honors the life and memory of Maria (Mary) Lane, and more


by Jasminne Mendez

by Carol Levy

1 comment:

  1. Hey I have a quick question about your blog, could you email me when you have a chance? Thanks! -Cam


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