Opioids and the Elderly

Opioids and the Elderly

As we get older, our bodies change in ways that affect our ability to clear and process medications. Some of these physiological changes include decreased metabolic rate, decreased lean body mass, and decreased total body water. Additionally, the kidneys and liver can...
Opioids and Pregnancy

Opioids and Pregnancy

  When expecting a child life can get a little complicated. As parents, we make many sacrifices for our children; mothers in particular often make significant changes to their lifestyles during pregnancy. Avoiding alcohol and smoking are common changes, but have you...