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On the Payroll of Big Pharma

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Always follow the money before you vote.

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Posted in CDC Guidelines Who are the bad actors? Government, Healthcare or Patients?

Financial Conflicts of Interest and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s 2016 Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain

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https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamainternalmedicine/fullarticle/2598092 An increase in opioid prescribing for chronic, noncancer pain has been associated with large increases in addiction and overdose deaths in the United States….

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Posted in Pain Management Education for Patients Who are the bad actors? Government, Healthcare or Patients?

The Anti-Opiate Ideology War in California

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In the state where everything grows and everything sells, the extremist, anti-opiate ideology war takes a new twist, with doctors attacking their own. Nearly every…

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Posted in How Overdose Data is Collected Pain Management Education for Patients

How Prescription Opiate Overdose Data is Collected– Part 3.1

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Weaponizing research data on the use of opiates in chronic pain management.

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Doctor Shot After Refusing Pain Medication

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https://slate.com/technology/2017/08/cutting-down-on-opioids-has-made-life-miserable-for-chronic-pain-patients.html This is old news from 2017, I just found it. The article is well written and balanced, therefore worthy of another read. The crackdown…

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Tired of Dealing with a Large Pharmacy Chain?

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With layoffs, walkouts, assaults against pharmacists, pressure from investor groups worried about fines from the DEA, some large pharmacy chains have been in the news…

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48 Million Awarded for Wrongful Death-Failure to Properly Treat Pain?

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  After a 2 wk trial, a Las Vegas jury today awarded our legal client $16 million in damages & $32 million in punitives. We…

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DEA Side Steps Constitution and Privacy Rights

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The DEA Thinks You Have “No Constitutionally Protected Privacy Interest” in Your Confidential Prescription Records https://www.aclu.org/blog/national-security/privacy-and-surveillance/dea-thinks-you-have-no-constitutionally-protected The Drug Enforcement Administration thinks people have “no constitutionally…

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CDC Guidelines Create Confusion in Opiate Prescribing Regulations

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CDC’ has chosen to make guidelines base on the short term effects of opiates and the outcomes of opiate naive patients

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Rehab: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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John Oliver Reveal Scams of America’s $35 Billion Rehab Industry

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