With the release of the new U.S. opioid prescribing guidelines, doctors are now looking for ways to minimize the risks of prescription drug use.
In this episode, we take a look at what some doctors are recommending and what they don’t know.
The following video is an excerpt from an episode of “This Week in Health,” hosted by Dr. Nancy Snyder.
Dr. Nancy Siegel is a medical director at The Center for Addiction and Mental Health at Mount Sinai School of Medicine.
She is the author of “Pain Relief: A Patient’s Guide to Better Pain Management.”
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