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Article Talk: Opioids Aren't Always the Answer for Certain Post-Op Procedures
April 07, 2018
I really resent this article and the many others like it. I am not a cancer patient, but I did take care of my mother who had stage 4 breast cancer and is no longer with me. I had to advocate for her to obtain pain relief because she also had dementia and had difficulty verbalizing when and where she had pain, especially as her dementia progressed. She never received more than 50mg Tramadol, which is barely a drop in the bucket when it comes to serious pain relief. I suffer from chronic pain - mostly due to Fibromyalgia and Lumbar spinal stenosis. I have difficulty walking any significant distance or standing for extended periods of time. I also have recurrent right foot pain due to ...

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