With opioid addiction affecting over 2 million Americans, many people have understandable fears about starting new pain medication. And while the crisis is very real, no one should have to grin and bear pain.
Dr. Bianca Tribuzio, a pain management specialist with Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group, understands the concern. "It's important for individuals to learn ways to treat pain that are not centered on a prescription," she says. Read her tips on approaching pain, and managing it in a safe, healthy way.
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