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"… ioid manufacturers to determine whether they contributed to overuse of the painkillers at the center of a deadly addiction crisis that has led to nea …"

"… on opioids and promote legislation and reports on the problem of untreated pain. The drug companies and allied groups adopted a 50-state strategy to …"

"… market share and increase dependency on powerful — and often deadly — painkillers,” McCaskill wrote. McCaskill is the ranking Democratic lawmaker …"

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"… in Care Forum have blanketed Washington with messages touting prescription painkillers’ vital role in the lives of millions of Americans, creating an ec …"

"… ing about an influential report on a “crisis of epidemic proportions”: pain in America. Few knew the report stemmed from legislation drafted and pushe …"

"… llion Americans — roughly 40 percent of adults — suffered from chronic pain, an eye-popping statistic that some researchers call deeply problematic. …"

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"… shing a profitable, yet unproven, remedy. The makers of prescription painkillers have adopted a 50-state strategy that includes hundreds of lobbyist …"

"… fer Weiss-Burke pushed for a bill limiting initial prescriptions of opioid painkillers for acute pain to seven days. The bill exempted people with chronic …"

"… for a bill limiting initial prescriptions of opioid painkillers for acute pain to seven days. The bill exempted people with chronic pain, but opponents s …"

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"… al companies on state and federal policies regarding opioids, the powerful painkillers that have claimed the lives of 165,000 people in the U.S. since 200 …"

"… on opioids and promote legislation and reports on the problem of untreated pain. The group is coordinated by the chief lobbyist for Purdue Pharma, the mak …"

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"… elt safe, it was, it was very wonderful,” she said. “It validates your pain.” The VA defines military sexual trauma, or MST, as the “psychologica …"

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"… much like elite athletes,” he said of those least likely to complain of pain or injury. Hall, who was diagnosed with PTSD following his return home, h …"

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"… lude popular and expensive treatments like arthroscopic knee surgery, back pain injections, CT heart scans, and lumbar fusion. By state estimates, the com …"

"… ewed three common, expensive and controversial treatments for chronic back pain: spinal injections, spinal stimulation, and transcutaneous electrical nerv …"

"… which are short outpatient procedures intended to reduce inflammation and pain. That saved more than $4.5 million a year, according to the state. It stop …"

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"… Bristow said. “The first six months I would come home in tears and in pain, almost praying to God that I wouldn’t get my seniority because it seeme …"

"… with about 20 lymph nodes. She kept working and developed endometriosis, a painful condition in which cells from the lining of the uterus grow outside the …"

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"… e to stabilize you — address the symptoms, not the cause. Mike was given pain meds and sent home — and billed — four times.”“Haven't been to a d …"

"… are out of the question.”“Haven't been to a dentist in 25 years, in pain all the time … I have no health insurance, can't afford it. I'm 53, fema …"

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"… hanistan. His journey to recovery — and from addiction to a long list of painkillers and other medications — is woven throughout the film. Heineman an …"

"… hile at Walter Reed to include acupuncture and medication to alleviate his pain and end his addiction to opiates and other medications.Sgt. Yates journey …"

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"… nter. Although those top diagnoses including dangerous symptoms like chest pain and loss of consciousness, the list also included seemingly minor complain …"

"… r complaints like lower-back discomfort, urinary tract infections and limb pain. But while the most common diagnoses remained constant, billing of the mo …"

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"… s helped trigger such a case after concluding that her boss, Massachusetts pain specialist Dr. Anil Kumar, was “upcoding” some bills. When she confro …"

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"… cary thing when she started screaming,” Reyes said. “It sounded like a painful scream.” The dentist decided to have Marissa strapped down as the 3- …"

"… specially whether she needed crowns. “You know, they caused my daughter pain for their gain,” Reyes says. “It’s wrong to do that to a child.” …"

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"… tures on sale for $249. Its commercial tells stories of a man in pain from poor-fitting dentures and a woman too embarrassed to smile. Aspen De …"

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"… oft-spoken man who tends to understate the severity of his ordeal. But the pain “felt like someone hit your shoulder with a baseball bat with a razor bl …"

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"… e factors being tested include pesticide exposure, heat stress, overuse of pain medication, and consumption of home-brewed and potentially tainted alcohol …"

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"… most glaring failure: its lack of action against the popular arthritis and pain medication Vioxx despite clear and convincing evidence that the drug posed …"

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"… prisoners and subjecting them to loud music, and forcing them to remain in painful physical positions — bear discomforting similarities to controversial …"

"… small chair with his arms tied, in a position that "causes serious muscle pain in the arms, the neck and headaches." Interrogators also covered the subje …"

"… six to seven hours straight in the "shabach" position. "It caused a lot of pain in my neck," Palestinian Minister of Labor Mohammed Barghouthi told T …"