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Upcoming Post – RESEARCH 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

Upcoming Post - RESEARCH 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... 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

RESEARCH UPDATE: Fentanyl is the New Purdue Pharma : A Necessary Distraction From the Unchecked Forces Driving Lethal Substance Use Epidemics ACE, ADDICTION TREATMENT, DISEASE MODEL, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, HARM REDUCTION, HEALTHCARE, MEDIA, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, Suboxone, SUBSTANCE USE

Research Update - Fentanyl is the New Purdue Pharma: Usefully Distracting Attention Away From the Unchecked Forces Driving Lethal Epidemics by Clark Miller June 19, 2019 New research affirms a body of direct observations and reports of the ecology, psychology and behaviors driving illicit economies... Read More

UPDATE Opioid Crisis More Evidence that Buprenorphine and Methadone Opioid Substitution Treatment (OST) is Worsening Lethal Epidemics – Colorado ADDICTION TREATMENT, 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 – Colorado by Clark Miller June 15, 2019 The medical model substitute opioid cure for the medically generated worsening lethal opioid crisis has failed, predictably. It was manufactured,... Read More

More Harm by Medical Harm Reduction: Fetal Nicotine Effects ADDICTION TREATMENT, CHRONIC PAIN, CULTURE, DISEASE MODEL, DOXA, HARM REDUCTION, HEALTHCARE, MEDIA, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, SCIENCE, Suboxone

More Harm by Medical Harm Reduction: Fetal Nicotine Effects by Clark Miller June 12, 2019 Late in 2017 the nation’s top medical journal – Journal of the American Medical Association, JAMA – featured endorsement of an “innovative” plan by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration... Read More

Update Opioid Crisis – No, Substitute Opioids are not Fixing America’s Lethal Opioid Epidemic ADDICTION TREATMENT, DISEASE MODEL, DOXA, HARM REDUCTION, HEALTHCARE, MEDIA, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, Suboxone

Update Opioid Crisis – No, Substitute Opioids are not Fixing America’s Lethal Opioid Epidemic by Clark Miller May 17, 2019 A few decades ago, when vested interests were constructing the transparent fabrications required to sell prescription opioids to Americans who did not need them, would... Read More

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

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

The Lethal Group Think of Mass and Social Media ADDICTION TREATMENT, CULTURE, DOXA, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, HEALTHCARE, MEDIA, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, TOBACCO, VAPING

The Lethal Group Think of Mass and Social Media by Clark Miller March 23 , 2019 Grossly incompetent media reporting on research related to public health crises continues to expose vulnerable Americans to potentially lethal misinformation. Despite mounting mortality, public health, and social costs, there... Read More