Did you know? Dr. Benjamin Venger of TriState Pain Institute will be hosting an educational event on Monday, March 13 from 6:30 to 7:30 PM! During the event, Dr. Venger will discuss the challenges that can arise from taking opioids and the risks that come with children and teens misusing and abusing prescription medications. As a leader in pain management for the Fort Mohave community, Dr. Venger encourages anyone and everyone to stop by the event.
For those who are unfamiliar with opioids, this class of drug includes prescription pain relievers such as oxycodone, hydrocodone, codeine, morphine, fentanyl, and more, as well as the illicit drug known as heroin. Opioids interact with receptors in the brain and nervous system to... Read more