Medical Notes 18-44

A look at the top medical headlines for the week of November 4, 2018.

18-17 Segment 1: Medicare Tackles the Opioid Epidemic

Experts discuss the new limits on Medicare prescriptions of opioids, and whether the limits will cause more pain for patients or if they will hinder the temptation to overprescribe.

Medical Notes 18-16

A look at the top medical headlines for the week of April 22, 2018.

17-22 Segment 1: Alternatives to Opioids for Pain

The crisis with opioid painkillers is making doctors look at alternative medicine therapies for a substitute for these drugs.

Coming Up On Radio Health Journal Show 17-22

A look at what is coming up on Radio Health Journal show 17-22.

17-09 Segment 1: Can Primary Care Doctors End the Opioid Epidemic

Primary care doctors can treat opioid addiction in their offices using drug substitution therapy potentially erasing the stigma of getting treatment.