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Labor laws to make sure basic standards for workers in our community, consumer and environmental protection laws and regulations, land use laws, even laws to control healthcare costs – they are discussing ways to get around all these. Even laws protecting Hawaiian lands are in peril, rendering Hawaiian sovereignty meaningless. But it is not only Hawaii’s peoples’ sovereignty that is being undermined. It’s the sovereign rights of Hawaii and america as well. Most nations signing trade deals like TPP are giving up sovereignty rights to banks and corporations.Ongoing education to the medical community about the latest treatments and science meant for pain. The June 2011 problem of the Academy’s journal, Pain Medicine published a series of manuscripts describing the complexities of the issue of safe prescribing, but also determined where significant improvement has been made to curb and reverse this serious concern.Related StoriesDiabetic retinopathy therapy innovations: an interview with Richard Kirk, CEO of PolyphotonixInner ear damage brain warnings from nerve cellsSurgical startup seeks funding to build virtual reality teaching library’We strongly believe that prescribers, policymakers, and our communities must work collaboratively to make sure all sufferers who need prescription medication get access to them but are safely and appropriately prescribed and consumed,’ Dr.