‘I Would Love To Be Off The Pain Medicine And Not Have To Worry About It,’ Says Mom Of Opioid Use

Helen has joined us and she has gone from healthy to, in my opinion, barely hanging on. I wanna introduce someone now that is very important to this conversation. This is Dr. Gerald Sacks. Dr. Sacks is the Director of Pain Management at the Pain Institute of Santa Monica. He completed a fellowship in pain management at Harvard […]

‘I Believe Without Pain Medication, I Wouldn’t Be Here Anymore,’ Claims 52-Year-Old

I believe without pain medication, I wouldn’t be here anymore. I can’t go without pain medicine… You can. Until I have the surgery. No, I can’t. I have a necrotic ulcer. I can’t eat, I can’t walk very good. I’m weak all the time. I have a chronic illness and, it’s killing me. We need to get you […]

Drug-Free ADHD Treatment Options : ADHD Medication Considerations

Hi, we’re going to talk today about managing your Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder without the use of drugs. And we’re going to assume that you’ve been diagnosed by a proper physician with having, as having ADHD. And that you are currently under treatment by this doctor for ADHD or any other conditions you may have. Depression, anxiety, etc, […]

What People Who Take Mental Health Medication Want You To Know

– Yeah, I’ve taken medication for ADHD. Say something. (laughter) (inspirational music) – Yeah, talking about medication for anxiety or depression, there’s definitely a stigma. – I take medicine for my ADHD. – I was panicky and sad at the same time. – I can feel so weird even at my own doctor’s office. I’m like, “Yeah, I’m […]

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