The Mess We're In: Opioid Treatment
Someone has to make sense of this whole big mess we’re in. It all swirls around the issues of pain treatment and substance use disorders. We constantly hear about the opioid epidemic, overdose deaths, whether intentional or accidental. We hear about addicts and addictions. Everyone shakes their heads and shakes their fingers or should I say points them in one direction or another, but do we really have a clear idea of what is going on? Just how did we get into this big mess?