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Pain Management Group Disavows Pharma Funding

This is a very good article on the conflict of interest between big pharma and prescription painkiller policy makers at the University of Wisconsin. Here is an excerpt-

“One of the emails came from Ada Giudice-Tompson, a woman in Ontario whose 29-year-old son died in 2004 of an opioid overdose. Giudice-Tompson also is vice president of Advocates for the Reform of Prescription Opioids.She said her son, who had been treated for kidney stones, was prescribed 13,000 pills over 15 months.”


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