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Pain Killer: An Empire of Deceit and the Origin of America’s Opioid Epidemic

The origin story of the opioid epidemic: From a Pulitzer Prize–winning New York Times reporter comes an inside story of corporate greed and government negligence. Between 1999 and 2017, an estimated 250,000 Americans died from overdoses involving prescription painkillers, a plague ignited by Purdue Pharma’s aggressive marketing of OxyContin. Families, working class and wealthy, have… Read More »

Pain Management – Sharing Is Good But Not When It Comes To Pain Killers

by classic_film We have heard about the consequences of pain killer overdose. We have also been told about the side effects of most over-the-counter pain killers such as liver damage, stomach ulcers and stomach bleeding. There are, however, a number of other dangers we should look out for when dealing with over-the-counter and even prescription… Read More »