HARM REDUCTION

HARM REDUCTION

Game Over for Bad Medicine ADDICTION TREATMENT, CHRONIC PAIN, CULTURE, DISEASE MODEL, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, HARM REDUCTION, HEALTHCARE, MEDIA, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, Suboxone, VAPING

Game Over for Bad Medicine by Clark Miller March 7, 2019 Predictably, biomedical interventions for non-medical problems deliver at best no benefit, more likely harm.  Just as psychotherapy for malignant tumors would. Or, equally absurd and criminal, as addictive chemicals for common (psychogenic) chronic pain... Read More

Upcoming Post – UPDATE Opioid Crisis: More Evidence that Buprenorphine and Methadone Opioid Substitution Treatment (OST) is Worsening America’s Lethal Epidemics – Columbus, Ohio ADDICTION TREATMENT, DISEASE MODEL, DOXA, HARM REDUCTION, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, Suboxone

Upcoming Post - UPDATE Opioid Crisis: More Evidence that Buprenorphine and Methadone Opioid Substitution Treatment (OST) is Worsening America’s Lethal Epidemics – Columbus, Ohio by Clark Miller March 27, 2019 Discussed in a recent post, one of multiple lines of evidence consistently invalidating benefit from... Read More

Upcoming Post – 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

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

How Media Fuel Worsening Substance Use Epidemics ADDICTION TREATMENT, CULTURE, DISEASE MODEL, DOXA, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, HARM REDUCTION, HEALTHCARE, MEDIA, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, Suboxone

How Media Fuel Worsening Substance Use Epidemics by Clark Miller January 30, 2019 Among conspiring factors driving America’s worsening substance use epidemics media responsibility to provide investigation, accountability, exposure of harmful practices, and accurate information to a vulnerable public is both critical for change and... Read More

Clear Map of a Dark Wasteland: Bad Medicine, Lethal Crossroads and Dead Ends in America’s Opioid Crisis ADDICTION TREATMENT, CHRONIC PAIN, DISEASE MODEL, DOXA, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, HARM REDUCTION, MEDIA, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, Suboxone

Clear Map of a Dark Wasteland Bad Medicine, Lethal Crossroads and Dead Ends in America’s Opioid Crisis by Clark Miller January 16 , 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 – Word from the Street: The Bupe Economy is About Abuse not Self-Treatment ADDICTION TREATMENT, DISEASE MODEL, DOXA, HARM REDUCTION, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, Suboxone, SUBSTANCE USE

Update, Opioid Crisis – Word from the Street: The Bupe Economy is About Abuse not Self-Treatment by Clark Miller January 10, 2019 It would be hard to identify more nakedly and lethally discrepant accounts of reality than those of America’s opioid epidemic and costly medical... Read More

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

UPDATE Opioid Crisis – More Evidence Pointing to Overdose-Reversing Naloxone, Not Substitute Opioids, Reducing OD Deaths by Clark Miller January 2, 2019 As public health resources are increasingly diverted to a medical “fix” for a worsening, lethal opioid crisis, evidence continues to mount pointing away... Read More

UPDATE: Additional Evidence Further Invalidates French, U.S. Dispersal of Substitute Addictive, Abused Opioids as “Fix” for Medically-Generated Lethal Opioid Crisis ADDICTION TREATMENT, DISEASE MODEL, HARM REDUCTION, MEDIA, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS

UPDATE: Mounting Evidence Increasingly Invalidates French, U.S. Substitute Opioid Medical Fix Campaigns for Lethal Opioid Epidemics by Clark Miller December 27, 2018 As outlined and discussed here at A Critical Discourse in a series of posts on the opioid epidemic and its causes, the false... Read More