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The difficult choices: Managing chronic pain while avoiding opioid abuse

The difficult choices: Managing chronic pain while avoiding opioid abuseRather than being considered a miracle pill that magically takes away pain, prescription opioids are increasingly being seen as a precursor to heroin addiction and the cause of potentially deadly overdoses themselves.Rather than being considered a miracle pill that magically takes away pain, prescription opioids are increasingly being seen as a precursor to heroin addiction and the cause of potentially deadly overdoses themselves.

Source: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/04/170419130503.htm

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