Author | Shivani Parmar, MPH

Articles

Doctors, Go Back to School

April 17, 2009

In low-income areas where educational and career opportunities are limited, the AMA's Doctors Back to School Program works to give students a vision of something bigger.

Internet Eases Pain in Elderly

February 19, 2009

A new study published has found that Internet surfing can significantly relieve chronic pain in seniors.

New Opioid Prescribing Guidelines

February 12, 2009

A panel of experts from the APS and AAPM has issued a new set of clinical guidelines aimed at aiding clinicians with prescribing opioids for patients with chronic non-cancer related pain.

Zen Meditation Eases Pain

February 06, 2009

Researchers have determined that the ancient practice of Zen meditation may have pain reducing qualities.