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Fentanyl is the New Purdue Pharma : Usefully Distracting Attention Away From the Unchecked Forces Driving Lethal Epidemics ADDICTION TREATMENT, DOXA, HARM REDUCTION, MEDIA, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, SCIENCE, Suboxone, SUBSTANCE USE

Fentanyl is the New Purdue Pharma: Usefully Distracting Attention Away From the Unchecked Forces Driving Lethal Epidemics by Clark Miller May 15, 2019 No American has ever been overprescribed, or inappropriately and incompetently prescribed for the non-medical condition of common (centralized) chronic pain, or provided... Read More

Upcoming Post – UPDATE Opioid Crisis: Mounting High-Risk Opioid Use and Infectious Disease (Hep C) Incidence in Response to American Medicine’s Substitute Opioid “Treatment” for the Lethal Crisis ADDICTION TREATMENT, DISEASE MODEL, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, HARM REDUCTION, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, SCIENCE, Suboxone

Upcoming Post - UPDATE Opioid Crisis: Mounting High-Risk Opioid Use and Infectious Disease (Hep C) Incidence in Response to American Medicine’s Substitute Opioid “Treatment” for the Lethal Crisis by Clark Miller May 22, 2019 NEW EVIDENCE BELOW In a variety of settings and nationally, high-risk... 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

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

“A Seminal Study” Opioid Crisis as Symptom: Of Media, Medical, and Research Pathological Incompetence Driving Lethal Public Health Epidemics ADDICTION TREATMENT, DOXA, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, MEDIA, OPIOID CRISIS, SCIENCE, TOBACCO, VAPING

"A Seminal Study" Opioid Crisis as Symptom: Of Media, Medical, and Research Pathological Incompetence Driving Lethal Public Health Epidemics by Clark Miller March 20 , 2019 Grossly incompetent media reporting on research related to public health crises continues to expose vulnerable Americans to potentially lethal... Read More

Upcoming Post – Fact Check No-Brainer: The Lethal False Advertising Fueling America’s Substance Use Epidemics ADDICTION TREATMENT, CHRONIC PAIN, CULTURE, DISEASE MODEL, DOXA, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, MEDIA, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, SCIENCE

Upcoming Post - Fact Check No-Brainer: The Lethal False Advertising Fueling America’s Substance Use Epidemics by Clark Miller May , 2019      Protecting the brand of addiction as a medical condition and its payoffs required that the story change from a genetic cause –... Read More

Medical Treatments for Non-medical Conditions Cause Harm – Part 1 ADDICTION TREATMENT, CHRONIC PAIN, DISEASE MODEL, DOXA, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, SCIENCE, SUBSTANCE USE, UPCOMING POSTS

Medical Treatments for Non-medical Conditions Cause Harm – Part 1 by Clark Miller February 27, 2019 As with the predictable and avoidable costs, including lethal epidemic, of the opioid crisis generated by inappropriately prescribed opioid pain medications for an entirely non-medical condition – similarly the... Read More

The Science: Following French Failure, Americans Get a Substitute Addictive Opioid as “Fix” for the Opioid Crisis, Marketed as Reducing Overdose Deaths Does It? ADDICTION TREATMENT, DISEASE MODEL, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, HARM REDUCTION, MEDIA, MEDICAL MODEL, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, SCIENCE, Suboxone

The Science: Following French Failure, Americans Get a Substitute Addictive Opioid as “Fix” for the Opioid Crisis, Marketed as Reducing Overdose Deaths Does It? by Clark Miller November 27, 2018 In attempts to reclaim appearance of competence, control, and authority in a worsening lethal opioid... Read More

In Science: Another Medical Fix not Supported by Evidence – Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) and Medications to Stop Smoking ADDICTION TREATMENT, CHRONIC PAIN, DISEASE MODEL, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, MANAGED CARE, OPIOID CRISIS, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, SCIENCE, SUBSTANCE USE, TOBACCO, UPCOMING POSTS

Another Medical Fix not Supported by Evidence – Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) and Medications to Stop Tobacco Use by Clark Miller September 20, 2018 Business- and Medical-model industries controlling public healthcare funds send patients wanting to stop smoking to medical visits for prescription medications and... Read More