Physicians Vulnerable to Prescription Drug Abuse and Addiction

Physicians-Vulnerable-to-Prescription-Drug-Abuse-and -AddictionRecreational prescription drug use has exploded in recent decades. Part of the reason for the abuse is easy accessibility due to forgotten bottles left in medicine cabinets in homes. But when it comes to health care workers, their entire workplace can become a medicine cabinet. One physician recently spoke out, admitting he had stolen opiates from patients in order to support his addiction.

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