Pain Management

Pain effects more Americans than diabetes, heart disease and cancer combined.  While prescription pain medications are an important component of pain management, the reality is these products are prone to abuse and misuse.  A new survey conducted on behalf of Teva Pharmaceuticals found healthcare professionals and people affected by pain recognize their personal responsibility in helping address prescription drug abuse, but acknowledge conversations about the issue can be uncomfortable. Paul Gileno from the US Pain Foundation and Dr Melanie Rosenblatt from North Broward Medical Center are here to talk about that study. For more information visit www.painmatters.com

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