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Tue Nov 7, 2017, 09:25 AM

The 'Opioid Crisis'

Found this to be a level-headed take on opioids amidst all the fear-mongering:

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/nov/07/truth-us-opioid-crisis-too-easy-blame-doctors-not-prescriptions

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Response to lordsummerisle (Original post)

Tue Nov 7, 2017, 10:43 AM

1. Excellent article.

 

I think the part about availability of alcohol has significant validity.

If availability was the problem, we would be a nation of alcoholics, with alcohol related death rates increasing by leaps and bounds.

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Tue Nov 7, 2017, 12:22 PM

2. Finally someone speaking reasonably about this issue.

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