My Old Meds –Let’s Not Be Fooled by Pharma’s Newest Attempt to Avoid Responsibility for the Opioid Epidemic

You would think a group which helped create the opioid epidemic, which certainly has profited from it, and which is acknowledging that its products continue to fuel the epidemic, would offer more to help solve the epidemic than a catchy phrase, a website and a complete abrogation of playing any role in cleaning up the … Continue reading My Old Meds –Let’s Not Be Fooled by Pharma’s Newest Attempt to Avoid Responsibility for the Opioid Epidemic

To address the opioid crisis, we need to change old habits and assumptions

A version of this column was originally posted on WBUR CommonHealth In the midst of an opioid addiction crisis that has claimed a startling number of lives, the State Senate has passed a bill intended to help prevent opioid addiction. It’s a more comprehensive effort than most have realized. You’ve mostly read about the proposed … Continue reading To address the opioid crisis, we need to change old habits and assumptions