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Medical Professionals at Risk for Substance Abuse

Friday, November 14, 2014,
Author: Dan Howard
Categories: Addiction Medicine
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Prescription drug abuse, rampant among all demographics, is also affecting the medical community. A recent review indicates that more than one hundred thousand medical professionals—doctors, nurses, technicians, and aides—misuse or are addicted to medications that clearly affect their performance in the workplace.

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When Does Drug Use Become Drug Addiction?

Saturday, August 30, 2014,
Author: Dan Howard
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There’s a saying about a frog in a kettle: If you throw him into boiling water he’ll reflexively jump out. But, if you put him in warm water and let it heat slowly to a boil, he’ll get cooked. The point is that by the time he recognizes danger, its too late to extricate himself.

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