Dr. Mel Pohl, Chronic Pain Expert, Addresses New Prescribing Guide For Opioids in Primary Care

State Health Officials and Medical Experts Want Roll Back of Aggressive Pain Management Rules

Stuart Smith Chairman Las Vegas Recovery Center FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON, D.C. – In an effort to reduce overprescribing of opioid pain relievers, dozens of health care organizations, medical experts and consumer advocacy groups sent petitions today to the Joint Commission, an agency that accredits health care organizations, and to the federal agency that oversees…

Cannabis Withdrawal

Cannabis Withdrawal

In light of Dr. Mel Pohl’s recent interview on KNPR regarding legalization of marijuana in the state of Nevada, we felt it was important to dig deeper into some the adverse effects cannabis can cause. Sleep disturbance, nausea, vomiting, severe anxiety, moodiness, irritability and depression. All classic heroin or prescription opiate withdrawal symptoms. However, this…