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In Hard-hit Philadelphia – the University of Pennsylvania, ER Doctors, and Community Members Collaborate to Recruit High-Risk Opioid Users into Failed, Harmful “Treatment” Scams ADDICTION TREATMENT, CHRONIC PAIN, CULTURE, DISEASE MODEL, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, HARM REDUCTION, HEALTHCARE, MEDIA, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, Suboxone

In Hard-hit Philadelphia the University of Pennsylvania, ER Doctors, and Recovery Coaches Collaborate to Send High-Risk Opioid Users into Failed, Harmful “Treatment” Scams by Clark Miller April 8, 2020 In Philadelphia hard hit by the opioid crisis, some great news, riveting news for consumers of... Read More

UPDATE Opioid Crisis More Evidence that Buprenorphine and Methadone Opioid Substitution Treatment (OST) is Worsening Lethal Epidemics – Missouri ADDICTION TREATMENT, DISEASE MODEL, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, 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 – Missouri by Clark Miller January 29, 2020 The medical model substitute opioid cure for the medically generated worsening lethal opioid crisis has failed, predictably. It was manufactured,... Read More

Vaping Was Called Safer Than Smoking. What Happened? ADDICTION TREATMENT, CHRONIC PAIN, CULTURE, DISEASE MODEL, DOXA, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, HARM REDUCTION, HEALTHCARE, MEDIA, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, Suboxone, SUBSTANCE USE, TOBACCO, VAPING

Vaping Was Called Safer Than Smoking What Happened? by Clark Miller January 22, 2020 The predictable happened: Opioids were called safe and effective for all pain by America’s top medical and public health authorities and institutions. What happened? The predictable happened: In a collusion of... Read More

Scapegoating Big Pharma: Necessary Distraction from Medical-Media Collusion Driving the Lethal Opioid Epidemic ADDICTION TREATMENT, CHRONIC PAIN, CULTURE, DISEASE MODEL, DOXA, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, HARM REDUCTION, HEALTHCARE, MEDIA, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, Suboxone, SUBSTANCE USE, Uncategorized

Scapegoating Big Pharma: Necessary Distraction from Medical-Media Collusion Driving the Lethal Opioid Epidemic by Clark Miller January 1, 2020 Not a single opioid pill provided to living or dead Americans came to them from the Sackler family or from Purdue Pharmaceuticals. Nor from any employee... Read More

RESEARCH UPDATE: New Evidence From High-Risk Opioid Use and Infectious Disease Incidence – Opioid Substitution Treatment (OST) is Worsening, Not Treating America’s Lethal Epidemics – Philadelphia ADDICTION TREATMENT, DISEASE MODEL, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, HARM REDUCTION, HEALTHCARE, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, Suboxone, SUBSTANCE USE

RESEARCH UPDATE: New Evidence From High-Risk Opioid Use and Infectious Disease Incidence - Opioid Substitution Treatment (OST) is Worsening, Not Treating America’s Lethal Epidemics - Philadelphia by Clark Miller August 29 , 2019 The opioid crisis is worsening. Hepatitis A and other infectious drug injection-related... Read More

The Medium is the Message: Medical Visits and Advice for Substance Use, Common Chronic Pain, and Depression Cause Harm, Drive Lethal Epidemics ADDICTION TREATMENT, CHRONIC PAIN, CULTURE, DISEASE MODEL, DOXA, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, HARM REDUCTION, HEALTHCARE, MEDIA, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, SCIENCE, SUBSTANCE USE, Uncategorized

The Medium is the Message: Medical Visits and Advice for Substance Use, Common Chronic Pain, and Depression Cause Harm And Drive Lethal Epidemics by Clark Miller August 7, 2019 The massive, expensive entitlement systems and criminal scams – “addiction medicine”, “rehab”, “addiction treatment” – that... Read More

More Evidence of No Benefit from Use of Addictive Drugs as Medical Harm Reduction: Adult Vaping for Smoking Cessation ADDICTION TREATMENT, HARM REDUCTION, HEALTHCARE, MEDICAL MODEL, SUBSTANCE USE, TOBACCO, VAPING

More Evidence of No Benefit from Use of Addictive Drugs as Medical Harm Reduction: Adult Vaping for Smoking Cessation by Clark Miller July 31, 2019 Late in 2017 the nation’s top medical journal – Journal of the American Medical Association, JAMA – featured endorsement of... Read More

UPDATE: New provisional CDC data pointing to decrease in opioid overdose deaths in 2018 affirms worsening opioid epidemic -The decrease only represents emergency revival response to increasing high-risk opioid use ADDICTION TREATMENT, DISEASE MODEL, DOXA, HARM REDUCTION, HEALTHCARE, MEDIA, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, SUBSTANCE USE, Uncategorized

UPDATE: New provisional CDC data pointing to decrease in opioid overdose deaths in 2018 affirms worsening opioid epidemic - The decrease only represents emergency revival response to increasing high-risk opioid use by Clark Miller July 25, 2019 New reports on preliminary data for 2018 compared... Read More

UPDATE Opioid Crisis More Evidence that Buprenorphine and Methadone Opioid Substitution Treatment (OST) is Worsening Lethal Epidemics – Michigan ADDICTION TREATMENT, DISEASE MODEL, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, HARM REDUCTION, HEALTHCARE, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, SCIENCE, Suboxone, SUBSTANCE USE

UPDATE Opioid Crisis: More Evidence that Buprenorphine and Methadone Opioid Substitution Treatment (OST) is Worsening Lethal Epidemics – Michigan by Clark Miller June 26, 2019 The medical model substitute opioid cure for the medically generated worsening lethal opioid crisis has failed, predictably. It was manufactured,... Read More