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Dr. Jim Shames

Medical Director

Jackson County Library Services

Direct Phone: (541) ***-****       

Email: s***@***.org

Jackson County Library Services

205 South Central Ave

Medford, Oregon 97501

United States

Company Description

Since 1994, Jackson County Library Services has been proud to reach out to local children with an innovative "booktalk" program designed to get kids interested in reading and using the public library. A booktalk is a brief teaser for a book. Similar to ... more

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"We don't seem to have the ...

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"We don't seem to have the mosquito species to carry it to any great abundance," said Dr. Jim Shames, medical director for Jackson County Health and Human Services.

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Shames said the prevalence of air conditioning, window screens, mosquito control and the U.S. public health infrastructure limits exposure in the country. According to Shames, confirming the Josephine County case with the CDC is weeks or months away.
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Shames said there have been about 31 confirmed cases in the United States, and all have been from individuals who have traveled outside of the country.
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Shames emphasized that this is a tropical disease, and although global warming trends have brought tropical diseases to Southern Oregon before, the disease's potential impact in the area is far away.


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By Dr. Jim Shames Posted Nov. 30, 2015 at 12:01 AM By Dr. Jim Shames Posted Nov. 30, 2015 at 12:01 AM
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Dr. Jim Shames is medical director for Jackson County Health and Human Services. By Dr. Jim Shames MailTribune.com
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By Dr. Jim Shames Posted Nov. 30, 2015 at 12:01 AM


I strongly disagree with Dr. Jim ...

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I strongly disagree with Dr. Jim Shames of the Jackson County Health Department that doctors have shifted to the common practice of over-prescribing pain pills.


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Dr. Jim Shames, medical director for Jackson County Health and Human Services, has been spearheading the local effort to curb use of addictive opioid painkillers.

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Shames said the pharmaceutical industry oversold the benefits of opioid painkillers. New research shows they are only about 30 percent effective in treating chronic, long-term pain. Exercise, physical therapy, adequate sleep and cognitive behavioral therapy can yield better results, he said.


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Dr. Jim Shames, medical director for Jackson County Health and Human Services, has been spearheading the local effort to curb use of addictive opioid painkillers.

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Shames said the pharmaceutical industry oversold the benefits of opioid painkillers. New research shows they are only about 30 percent effective in treating chronic, long-term pain. Exercise, physical therapy, adequate sleep and cognitive behavioral therapy can yield better results, he said.

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