Opiates for pain relief: what patients have to say

Opiates for pain relief: what patients have to say

Recently, there have been many discussions centered around opioids and other pain medication. This ranges from the speculation that opioids are a gateway to heroin addiction to the overprescription of these drugs. As a former Oregonian, it saddened me to see Senator Ron Wyden embrace the CDC prescription standards for opiates. These guidelines do a world of …

The Raven

The Raven

It’s no secret that T and I are complete nerds. We’re proud of it. Currently, we’re rewatching Star Trek: Voyager. There is a lot I can say about the show, from the sassiness of Captain Janeway to the complexities of being lost in a quadrant of space humans have never seen to the process of …

Therapeutic Thursday: books inspired by mental illness

Therapeutic Thursday: books inspired by mental illness

When someone mentions mental illness and books, probably the first things that pop into your mind are One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest or Hyperbole and a Half. Definitely read the latter by the way. Allie is amazing. There are a lot of varied books, both fiction and non-fiction, on mental illness issues that I …