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2012-03-21 15:41:34

At the molecular level, drugs like salvinorin A (the active ingredient of the hallucinogenic plant Salvia divinorum) work by activating specific proteins, known as receptors, in the brain and body.

2012-03-21 10:30:33

Opioid drugs used to relieve pain in postoperative and chronic cancer patients may stimulate the growth and spread of tumors.

2012-03-20 23:02:40

New Location Opens in Tucson, Arizona Tucson, Arizona (PRWEB) March 20, 2012 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Pain Center of Arizona has now expanded

2012-03-19 23:00:52

On March 12th 2012, BioDelivery Sciences International, Inc. announced that the U.S.

2012-03-17 00:06:48

Primary care physicians are faced with treating a large proportion of chronic pain patients, but many do not often have specific training in the assessment and management of chronic pain, including the use of opioid medications for chronic pain management.

2012-03-15 17:14:51

Prison inmates frequently have a strong history of drug use and misuse, especially during the time prior to incarceration, and drugs often are the driving force behind the offense itself.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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