3 thoughts on “Addiction and the Opioid Epidemic

  • November 14, 2018 at 10:33 pm

    Excellent, excellent info.
    The latest government involvement with Drs opioid prescri ps has many chronic pain patients blaming the addicts for this. What they don’t realize is that a lot of these addicts were prescribed opioid s by their dr. They did not plan on becoming addicts. Opioid s are powerful and addictive both physically and mentally. Sure wish they could see this article.

    • November 15, 2018 at 1:54 pm

      Thank you Arlene! You make a good point about the over-prescription of opioids, which is particularly dangerous for those already struggling with underlying core issues such as depression, anxiety, and unresolved trauma.

  • November 14, 2018 at 10:38 pm

    No one is immune to possible drug addiction when taking opioids.


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