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Ohio Attorney General Files Lawsuits Against Big Pharma Over Opioid Epidemic

June 08, 2017 Kiro Coffee

Ohio Attorney General Files Lawsuits Against Big Pharma Over Opioid Epidemic

The State of Ohio has filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the pharmaceutical industry for conducting misleading marketing ploys to doctors and patients about the dangers of opioid addiction and abuse. Ohio State Attorney General Mike DeWine cited that "millions of dollars on promotional activities and materials that falsely deny or trivialize the risks of opioids while overstating the benefits of using them for chronic pain." By 2012, the suit filed claims that, opioid prescriptions in Ohio equaled 68 pills a year for every Ohio resident, including children. The State of Ohio seeks to recover money spent on drug and recovery...


Grand Opening Celebration June 3rd

May 23, 2017 Kiro Coffee

Grand Opening Celebration June 3rd

We are so ridiculously excited to meet you at our grand opening! We have just booked Christian recording artist Tom Conlon and he is starting at 11am and he'll  be performing between the bricks in our rustic and industrial space nestled within a lush garden of plants inside Gertz Garden Center. It's going to be an amazing event. Doors open at 8am with the first 20 customers receiving a free coffee! We will be offering plenty of hand-crafted iced drinks to help you relax and refresh. Don't miss the debut of our cold coffee nitrogen tap system that creates a...


Announcement: Kiro Coffee to expand into Lockland, Ohio

May 02, 2017 Kiro Coffee

Announcement: Kiro Coffee to expand into Lockland, Ohio

Lockland, Ohio Lands Local Coffee Shop  We are moving into brick and mortar!  Our grand opening will take place in Gertz Garden Center which used to be the Sterns and Foster mattress factory in Lockland, Ohio back in the late 1880's. Grand Opening Information:Saturday June 3rd from 8am-7pmAddress: 100 Williams Street Cincinnati, OH 45215 1st 20 people get a free coffee, mocha, or latte CoffeeDonuts Prize RaffleActivities A Historical Landmark Sterns & Foster was founded in 1846 by George S. Stearns and Seth Foster and was the first factory to produce cotton wadding. It soon expanded into batting, mattresses and...


Golden State Warriors Head Coach "From the bottom of my heart" "if you have a back problem...stay away from surgery."

April 28, 2017 Kiro Coffee

Golden State Warriors Head Coach "From the bottom of my heart" "if you have a back problem...stay away from surgery."

         Steve Kerr, current head coach of the Golden State Warriors is recovering from back surgery. As with any major surgery, Steve Kerr is currently dealing with a complicated and lengthy recovery process. On a recent interview, Kerr stated that anyone with a back problem should exhaust every available option before undergoing surgery. It's no secret that back problems are a major pain to the American public. Americans spend nearly $86 billion a year on their aching backs, which is just about on par with the outlay for cancer treatment. Of the 56 million Americans who have...


How Chiropractic Adjustments Reduce the Use of Opioids

April 24, 2017 Kiro Coffee

How Chiropractic Adjustments Reduce the Use of Opioids

How the Chiropractic Adjustment Reduces the Need for Opioids In order to explain how chiropractic adjustments reduce the use for opioid medications we must understand how the two different mechanisms work. Opioid analgesics decrease pain transmission to the brain by activating the descending inhibitory pain mechanism.   Nerve fibers from the periaqueductal gray within the midbrain and raphe nuclei housed in the medulla control endogenous (our body manufactures) opioid containing interneurons within the dorsal horn of the spinal cord.  Opioids directly inhibit afferent nerve transmission by binding to mu-opioid receptors presynaptically and postsynaptically within the dorsal horn of the spinal...