Let’s put an end to prescription drug addiction world-wide!

Dr Edwards presents Foundation outcome data to the Veterans Caucus of the California Democratic Party

The California Democratic Veterans Caucus., the states leader in Veteran legislation and affairs, recently invited Dr. Edwards to present the Foundations work on behalf of veterans suffering from chronic pain and post-traumatic stress disorder.


for A CURE

Michael Edwards

Surgeon, scientist, and medical researcher.

Locally, nationally and internationally, the Foundation is a vocal advocate for the hungry and displaced. We travel to the places where people with chronic pain are being treated.



NEWS Updates (2/17):

Painkillers and the NFL:

Prescription drug abuse isn't seasonal, which is why our year-round educational efforts gets so much attention. Devote an afternoon to passing out educational pamphlets and see first-hand the families we help daily.

Our Outreach team needs your help immediately. Basic research funding and outcomes research funding are in great need in the area of chronic pain. Make your contribution now.

  • Foundation is directly working on new legislation to help Veterans with chronic pain and PTSD
  • Efforts to stimulate improved health care access to Veterans on the local community level. 
  • Political action in Washington, D.C.
  • Better education for all in the field of chronic pain required.

For more than 6 years, before it hit the nation's awareness The Foundation has devoted its energy to passionately advocating for the safe treatment of pain using outcomes based research with a mind to avoid the use of addicting medications. Find out how you can contribute to the future of someone in need through donations of money and time. .

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Ray Cordova

Labor leader and veteran

Hope in Action

Our Mission

  • Chronic pain research efforts globally
  • Peer literature on alternative treatments.
  • Veterans groups desire more research in PTSD and chronic pain.
  • Team-building outings for groups fighting addiction

Nate Holden

Civic leader and veteran

Find your inner power by helping others

Urgent Projects


those in need

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Foundation for Permanent Elimination of Nerve Pain and Disability