Category: Persistent Pain (Page 2)

March 9, 2015

New Survey Shows Americans Prefer Education Over Restricted Access When It Comes to OTC Pain Medications

Results Also Reveal Many Older Adults Use OTC Medications to Relieve Pain
January 15, 2015

Alliance Takes Part in Hill Briefing on Medicare Advantage

Yesterday the Alliance had the privilege of participating in a Capitol Hill briefing hosted by the Coalition for Medicare Choices (CMC) on the value of Medicare Advantage.
August 4, 2014

Consumer Reports Is Feeling No Pain

Alliance President and CEO Susan Peschin, MHS, writes about a Consumer Reports article on opioids and acetaminophen.
February 20, 2013

Growing Burden of Persistent Pain Calls for More Medical Innovation

Today, the Alliance for Aging Research released a new volume of The Silver Book®: Chronic Disease and Medical Innovation in an Aging Nation on persistent pain.
February 20, 2013

The Silver Book: Persistent Pain Hill Briefing

Join the Alliance for Aging Research, in partnership with the American Osteopathic Association, American Chronic Pain Association, and the U.S. Pain Foundation, as they discuss the latest volume of the Alliance's Silver Book®, which shines the spotlight on the human and economic burden of persistent pain and explores the value of innovation in reducing these burdens.
February 1, 2013

The Silver Book: Persistent Pain

Around 100 million Americans live with persistent pain–more than are affected by diabetes, cancer, and heart disease combined. This latest…
December 1, 2009

Practical Facts for Health Care Providers: Assessing and Treating Persistent Pain in Older Patients

Persistent pain is a common problem in older adults, yet many are reluctant to discuss it with their health care…
December 1, 2009

Aging with Ease: A Positive Approach to Pain Management

This brochure gives a brief overview of how to recognize, understand, and safely treat pain. It includes advice from the…
September 1, 2009

Pain Management Survey

The Alliance for Aging Research commissioned a nationwide survey of 800 U.S. adults age 65 and older to better understand…
July 7, 2003

Alliance for Aging Research Urges You to Take Control of Your Pain

The Alliance for Aging Research has a new tool for helping manage the aches and pains associated with growing older,  Take Care of Yourself, Take Control of Your Pain.