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Story | Mar 6, 2014
Re "Prescribers fuel drug epidemic," March 4 The Times offers a very simplistic analysis of America's drug dependence. As an emergency room physician, I see many chronic-pain patients who "run out" of their allotted opiates and then run to an...
Story | Mar 3, 2014 | 6:55 PM
Story | Mar 3, 2014 | 1:04 PM
Doctors are fueling the epidemic of prescription drug addiction and overdose and represent the single largest supplier of these drugs to chronic abusers, according to a government study published Monday. The finding challenges the conventional wisdom...