Ending Opioid Dependence Among Chronic Pain Patients

Published on December 22, 2015 by

“The scourge of heroin and opioid abuse is an extraordinary crisis requiring an all hands on deck approach,” Maine Attorney General Janet Mills wrote to health care providers last week. Her letter noted 21 apparent overdose deaths in Maine from prescription and street drugs in November and urged prescribers to help save lives by “reining…