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Published: 21 May 2015

464 Pages


ISBN: 9780190231798

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A Nation in Pain

Healing Our Biggest Health Problem

Judy Foreman

  • Based on interviews with hundreds of scientists and many hundreds of research studies.
  • Written in an informal, conversational tone and accessible to anyone interested in pain.
  • Includes a thoughtful analysis of the politics of opioid and marijuana regulation.
  • Explores the many possible reasons for women's extra pain burden, including the complex role of estrogen, and the reasons why women receive inferior pain treatment.

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