New Story Just Out: Doctor Who Wrote 1980 Letter On Painkillers Regrets That It Fed The Opioid Crisis

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. Doctor Who Wrote 1980 Letter On Painkillers Regrets That It Fed The Opioid Crisis
In 1980, Dr. Hershel Jick wrote a one-paragraph letter about low rates of addiction among hospitalized patients given narcotics. It was later cited as evidence that long-term opioid use was safe.

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