This HND piece examines the matter of chronic pain, and then focuses on the government's ill-advised scorched earth campaign against opioids. Unfortunately, thousands of chronic pain patients are suffering because they cannot obtain therapeutic doses of these drugs. What's worse is that bogus experts--with considerable influence--are pushing this policy.
These charlatans, under the name of PROP, attack opioid pain meds on a daily basis, and it's only now coming out that they are being handsomely paid by plaintiff's lawyers. What a shock! A government policy with "unintended" consequences that actually benefits consultants, politicians, and greedy attorneys. We've never seen that before.
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