April 2019

April 2019

UPDATE Opioid Crisis: U.S. Opioid Substitution Treatment (OST) Failure: High-Risk Use Measured as Injection-Related Infectious Disease Increasing In Response to OST Provision – Nationally ADDICTION TREATMENT, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, HARM REDUCTION, HEALTHCARE, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, Suboxone

UPDATE Opioid Crisis - U.S. Opioid Substitution Treatment (OST) Failure: High-Risk Use Measured as Injection-Related Infectious Disease Increasing In Response to OST Provision – Nationally by Clark Miller March , 2019 The numbers, as they say, are staggering. Opioid-related and other drug overdose deaths increasing... Read More

Deconstructed 1. Media Failure Drives America’s Worsening Substance Use Epidemics ADDICTION TREATMENT, CULTURE, DISEASE MODEL, DOXA, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, HARM REDUCTION, MEDIA, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, Suboxone, SUBSTANCE USE

Deconstructed 1. Media Failure Drives America’s Worsening Substance Use Epidemics by Clark Miller April 22, 2019 In the face of consistent, mounting evidence invalidating the constructed fabrication of a clinical and research base justifying use of substitute opioids to address America’s lethal epidemic, America’s medical,... Read More

The Evidence Establishes No Benefit, Instead Harm: Buprenorphine and Methadone Opioid Substitution (OST) Constitutes Malpractice and Medicaid Fraud ADDICTION TREATMENT, DISEASE MODEL, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, HARM REDUCTION, MEDIA, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, Suboxone

The Evidence Establishes No Benefit, Instead Harm: Buprenorphine and Methadone Opioid Substitution (OST) Constitutes Malpractice and Medicaid Abuse by Clark Miller April 19, 2019 The numbers, as they say, are staggering. Opioid-related and other drug overdose deaths increasing steadily, now sharply, over decades, 70,000 last... Read More

UPDATE Opioid Crisis: More Evidence that Opioid Substitution Treatment (OST) is Worsening Lethal Epidemics – Arizona, U.S ADDICTION TREATMENT, DISEASE MODEL, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, HARM REDUCTION, HEALTHCARE, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, Suboxone, SUBSTANCE USE

UPDATE Opioid Crisis: More Evidence that Buprenorphine and Methadone Opioid Substitution Treatment (OST) is Worsening Lethal Epidemics – Arizona, U.S. by Clark Miller April 17, 2019 As outlined and discussed here at A Critical Discourse in a series of posts on the opioid epidemic and... Read More

UPDATE Opioid Crisis: More Evidence Pointing to Overdose-Reversing Naloxone Not Substitute Opioids Reducing OD Deaths, Rowan County, NC ADDICTION TREATMENT, HARM REDUCTION, HEALTHCARE, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, Suboxone

UPDATE Opioid Crisis More Evidence Pointing to Overdose-Reversing Naloxone, Not Substitute Opioids, Reducing OD Deaths - Rowan County, NC by Clark Miller April 12, 2019 As public health resources are increasingly diverted to a medical “fix” for a worsening, lethal opioid crisis, evidence continues to... Read More

Opioid Crisis v2: America’s Top Media and Medical Institutions Spin Lethal Public Health Disinformation From Disconfirming Results ADDICTION TREATMENT, CULTURE, DOXA, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, MEDIA, MEDICAL MODEL, SCIENCE, TOBACCO, VAPING

Opioid Crisis v2: America’s Top Media and Medical Institutions Spin Lethal Public Health Disinformation From Disconfirming Results by Clark Miller April 10, 2019 Perhaps predictable:   that America’s Premier Medical Research Journal, the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) - whose endorsed use of... Read More

From “Harm Reduction” to Pediatric Addiction Epidemic: Another Medical Industry-Fueled, Predictable Public Health Threat: Inhalation of Nicotine Booming Among Youth, Linked to Increased Risk of Tobacco Use and Diabetes Epidemic ADDICTION TREATMENT, CULTURE, DIABETES, HARM REDUCTION, MEDICAL MODEL, SUBSTANCE USE, VAPING, YOUTH

From Jama-Endorsed Medical “Harm Reduction” to Child Substance Use Epidemic: Another Medical Industry Predictable Public Health Threat - Vaped Nicotine Booming Among Youth Linked to Increased Cigarette Use and Diabetes Epidemic by Clark Miller April 5, 2019 Accumulating evidence points to runaway rates of “vaping”... Read More

UPDATE Opioid Crisis: More Evidence that Buprenorphine and Methadone Opioid Substitution Treatment (OST) is Worsening Lethal Epidemics – Canada ADDICTION TREATMENT, DISEASE MODEL, DOXA, HARM REDUCTION, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, SCIENCE, Suboxone

UPDATE Opioid Crisis: More Evidence that Buprenorphine and Methadone Opioid Substitution Treatment (OST) is Worsening Lethal Epidemics - Canada by Clark Miller April 3, 2019 The numbers, as they say, are staggering. Opioid-related and other drug overdose deaths increasing steadily, now sharply, over decades, 70,000... Read More