How OxyContin's Pain Relief Built 'A ...

How OxyContin's Pain Relief Built 'A World Of Hurt'

There are 2 comments on the WNED story from May 29, 2013, titled How OxyContin's Pain Relief Built 'A World Of Hurt'. In it, WNED reports that:

Prescription painkillers are among the most widely used drugs in America. In the decade since New York Times reporter Barry Meier began investigating their use and abuse, he says he has seen the number of people dying from overdoses quadruple - an increase Meier calls "staggering." "The current statistic is that about 16,000 people a year die of ... (more)

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Sterkfontein Swartkrans

Richmond, IN

#1 May 31, 2013
Pathetic!! Now even PBS is pushing government propaganda without investigation.

Fulton, NY

#2 Jun 3, 2013
How to stop the nose from burning after snorting perk's and vic' spills for period of time?

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