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US House unanimously passes bill ending adoptive seizures by Federal Law Enforcement

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US House closes adoptive seizure loophole

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Oh What a Tangled Web We Weave…

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Is the tangle web of lies told by government agencies and public health officials leading to a collapse of healthcare service in America or simply healthcare for those who deserve it and can afford it?

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Posted in Good Doctor vs Bad Doctor Pain Management Education for Patients

A Dishonest Way to Ease Post-Surgical Pain

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For doctors who advocate this way I suggest we test how strong their beliefs are in these methods. Let’s pound their hands with a hammer and then ask them to get by on Tylenol alone. When they can do that, then I’ll being willing to listen to their sales pitch.

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Substandard Research used in the War on Opioids

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When organizations portray themselves as rational representatives of research using unbiased science, yet they only report one side and use the worst types of science to do that, then clearly they are not reporting science at all, but are instead a publisher of opinion and ideology

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Hired Gun Andrew Kolodny Making Six Figures in Oklahoma vs J&J Opioid Trial

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Kolodny testified he has been working as a paid expert for Oklahoma nearly full-time with the state for months. In testimony, he said his fee is in the mid-six figures.

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How Mainstream Media Values Lives In the Opiate Crisis

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I challenge mainstream media to report the whole story regarding the loss of life around the opiate crisis

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AMA Board of Trustees Strengthens its Position on Misapplication of CDC Guidelines

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June 10 2019 updated recommendation from the AMA Board of Trustees – Inappropriate CDC’s Guideline for Prescribing Opioids

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Does Limited Choice Encourage Opiate Addiction or Prevent It?

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Researcher bias can confine results to outcomes which support pre-experimental beliefs and then contributes to misinformation which taints the remainder of the scientific community

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Posted in Drug Abuse Drug Treatment

The Role of Delta FosB in the Neuroplastic Brain Reward Circuitry

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Delta FosB the switch that turns addictive behavior on and off.

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Is a National War on Prescription Opiates Justified?

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With a national response of limiting medication for chronic pain based on the death rate related to chronic pain, a rational question to ask would be, would America stand for a similar approach in a response to deaths related to Diabetes?

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