Personal construct therapy found to be effective in reducing depression in women with fibromyalgia

May 9 2022 Fibromyalgia is a rheumatic disease of unknown origin, which is characterized by chronic pain and often accompanied by symptoms of depression. It mainly affects women, and there is no cure, but various treatments can help relieve the symptoms. Cognitive-behavioral psychological therapy has proven to be a useful tool in this area. Now, … Read more

Mailed at-home disposal kits increase disposal rates of unused opioids after surgery

Mailed opioid disposal kits led to 60 percent of patients who had leftover opioid pain pills properly disposing of them after surgeries, according to a new study by researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Just 43 percent of patients in this study who did not receive the kits disposed … Read more