Fighting opioids with an unlikely supplemental painkiller: Anti-itch medicine – Science Daily

Pain is a mosaic. From a distance, it looks like one big “ouch.” But if you step closer, many types of pain — like tiles of different shades — emerge. A headache doesn’t feel like a papercut. The sting of denim against a sunburn is nothing like the jolt of ice against a sensitive tooth.… Read More »

First Edition: November 21, 2019

Today’s early morning highlights from the major news organizations. Kaiser Health News: In This Democratic Debate, Health Care Issues Took A Backseat Marijuana decriminalization. Paid family leave. And, yes, “Medicare for All.” Democrats strayed a little from arguing the intricacies of single-payer health care during their fifth presidential debate on Wednesday, bringing ideas like expunging… Read More »