Changes in pain management behind the opioid epidemic

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This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article. Abuse of opium products obtained from poppy plants dates back centuries, but today we are witnessing the first instance of widespread abuse of legal, prescribed drugs that, while structurally similar to illicit opioids such as heroin, are used for sound medical practices. So how…

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