A women's sexual health equates to her overall health, and internists should ask about it and refer for it when needed.
1 Oct 2019
A diagnosis of breast cancer leads to chronic pain that has lingered for 6 years. A physician learns a lesson in adaptation, resilience and moving on. Humility and hope are keys.
1 Nov 2013
A growing base of evidence suggests that certain treatments may have a place in physicians' repertoires as part of a holistic approach to health.
1 Mar 2016
A trauma-informed approach to health care involves recognition of the widespread impact of trauma and its signs and symptoms in patients and clinicians.
1 Feb 2019
The agency is accepting public comment until Jan. 13.
22 Dec 2015
Use of opioids for chronic pain quadrupled in a 10-year span, despite scant evidence that they are effective for noncancer pain and ample evidence of harm. Learn more about how to prescribe them safely.
1 Jul 2015
This column reviews details on recent recalls, warnings, and approvals.
1 May 2017
Doctors continue to be frustrated by their patients' chronic pain problems, due to a lack of evidence on opioids' long-term effectiveness and strong evidence of potential harms.
1 Apr 2015
This issue also covers vaccination practices and resources for managing the COVID-19 pandemic.
1 Jun 2020
An ACP clinical practice guideline officially recommended noninvasive and nonpharmacologic treatments for patients with acute low back pain who are not at risk for serious underlying conditions.
1 Oct 2017