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Author Foreman, Judy.

Title A nation in pain : healing our biggest health problem / Judy Foreman.

Publication Info. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2014]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Non-Fiction  616.047 For    ---  Available
Description xiii, 446 pages ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-430) and index.
Contents The enormity of the problem -- What is pain, anyway? -- The genetics of pain -- Gender and pain -- Children in pain -- The mind-body in pain -- Opioid wars : part I -- Opioid wars : part II -- How the immune system cranks up pain -- Marijuana : the weed america loves to hate -- Beyond opioids : western medicine -- Beyond opioids : complementary and alternative medicine -- Exercise : the real magic bullet -- The way forward.
Source NBK 3/14 PPL
Subject Chronic pain.
Chronic pain -- Treatment.
Opioid abuse -- History.
Pain -- Alternative treatment.
Added Author International Association for the Study of Pain.
ISBN 9780199837205

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