How well-intentioned doctors helped create the opioid epidemic

 These doctors developed and spread new policies that urged all other doctors to treat pain way more seriously. Those well-intentioned policies did not go as planned. They helped create the nationwide opioid epidemic we’re dealing with today.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Vox
Topics: 
Affordable Care Act / Healthcare / Obamacare
Author Info: Sarah Kliff
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These doctors developed and spread new policies that urged all other doctors to treat pain way more seriously. Those well-intentioned policies did not go as planned. They helped create the nationwide opioid epidemic we’re dealing with today.
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