prescription drug addiction

Overdose deaths could be reduced if more B.C. doctors used database: report

Just 30 per cent of B.C. doctors are enrolled in the PharmaNet program, which lets them track if patients are abusing opioids by getting prescriptions elsewhere, warn experts.

Prescription drug addiction: what you need to know

I became addicted to drugs in 1973, when I was diagnosed with Crohn’s Disease. When I first consulted doctors with my symptoms, they didn’t know what to do with me. My disease was in its early stages...