Searching for solutions to back pain can lead sufferers into an expensive and sometimes dangerous maze of ineffectual treatments, procedures and pills, journalist and investigative reporter Cathryn Jakobson Ramin found.
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As doctors and regulators restrict access to opioid treatments, many patients who genuinely need drugs to manage their pain say they are being left behind.
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A trip to the dentist means a two-hour flight across southern Alaska for Eva Malvich.
Hundreds of dentists travel to Grundy, Va., to help the uninsured each fall.
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