How Injury can Lead to Painkiller Abuse

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How Injury can Lead to Painkiller Abuse It’s a common scenario: You or someone you love is injured at work, involved in a car accident, has a chronic pain condition, or undergoes a surgery. After the incident, a doctor prescribes pain medication. For a while, it helps. You’re recovering well, and you feel more like […]