On the Frontlines of the Fight

LEXINGTON Though Kentucky and Oklahoma are nearly 800 miles apart, when it comes to the effect of the opioid epidemic,

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Events – Nov 2019

Lexington Medical Society’s Annual Past Presidents Dinner LEXINGTON The annual Past-Presidents of the Lexington Medical Society dinner was October 8,

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The Scarlet Letter of Addiction

LEXINGTON Kentucky’s opioid-related deaths have been increasing steadily, with few signs of slowing. Though largely ignored before the last decade,

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New Treatments Bring New Hope

LEXINGTON When people hear the word “psychiatrist,” many still conjure up the image of a patient reclining on a couch

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KMA 2019 Annual Meeting: “Moving Medicine, Together for Tomorrow”

LOUISVILLE The Kentucky Medical Association’s Annual Meeting, held September 20–22, 2019 at the Marriott East, was a bountiful presentation of

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Events – Jun 2019

Lexington Mayor Speaks to Lexington Medical Society Opioid addiction presents a public health crisis for the city LEXINGTON On May

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UofL Tackles Opioid Misuse Among Seniors

LOUISVILLE According to 2016 data from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, more than 500,000 Medicare Part D

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Believe and Achieve

JEFFERSONVILLE, IN Sometimes the most important part of achieving something is simply believing you can do it. The confident, focused

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Compliance is Crucial

In the current legal enforcement environment, it is crucial that healthcare providers prioritize compliance initiatives and programs in order to

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Pain Medicine is in Pain

LEXINGTON In an article within the New England Journal of Medicine in 2012, Phillip Pizzo, MD, and Noreen Clark, PhD,

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