Surgeon General: Recast Opioid Addiction as Illness

THE TENNESSEAN (06/23) – The path to solving the country’s opioid abuse epidemic is an opportunity to recast addiction as an illness rather than a crime in many cases and to find efficient ways to treat pain, U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy told an auditorium of medical students and doctors Wednesday at Meharry Medical College. Read more

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