Opioids are no better than a placebo for back pain: Study

(NEW YORK) -- Researchers in Australia have found that for low back pain sufferers in their mid-40s, opioids don’t mitigate pain any better than a placebo. Among the study’s participants, the placebo gave slightly more positive results in helping manage pain.Close to 350 participants –... Read More.

Iraq War veterans reflect on struggles, pain

(NEW YORK) -- It was a pivotal day in world history as the United States, and several allies, invaded Iraq under the suspicion that then-President Saddam Hussein was amassing weapons of mass destruction.The March 20, 2003, invasion led to an eight-year conflict with over 4,400... Read More.