Author: Sam Quinones
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1620402505
Size: 70.77 MB
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An explosive true account of addiction, marketing and the making of an epidemic weaves together the story of Purdue Pharma's campaign to market OxyContin, while, at the same time, a massive influx of black tar heroin took the county by ...


Author: Sam Quinones
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1620402513
Size: 52.80 MB
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Introducing a memorable cast of characters--pharma pioneers, young Mexican entrepreneurs, narcotics investigators, survivors, and parents--Quinones shows how these tales fit together.

Pain Killer

Author: Barry Meier
Publisher: Rodale
ISBN: 9781579546380
Size: 15.34 MB
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Examines OxyContin, the so-called miracle prescription drug that swept the nation but led to overdoes and addiction, providing a look at the multi-billion-dollar pain managment business, its excesses and its abuses.

Antonio S Gun And Delfino S Dream

Author: Sam Quinones
Size: 55.95 MB
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These stories of real people who have immigrated to the U.S. from Mexico show how they have changed their new country and how they are changed by it.

Drug Dealer Md

Author: Anna Lembke
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421421402
Size: 75.19 MB
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Full of extensive interviews -- with health care providers, pharmacists, social workers, hospital administrators, insurance company executives, journalists, economists, advocates, and patients and their families -- Drug Dealer, MD is for ...

Healing The Addicted Brain

Author: Harold Urschel
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
ISBN: 1402245262
Size: 42.13 MB
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" Dr. Larry Hanselka, Psychologist The Proven Scientific Approach to Conquering Addiction and Defeating the Disease Healing the Addicted Brain is a breakthrough work that focuses on treating drug and alcohol addiction as a biological ...

American Pain

Author: John Temple
Publisher: Lyons Press
ISBN: 9781493026661
Size: 80.77 MB
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Pill mills have spread across the country, but this is where it started. It's a gritty story of lax regulations, conflicts of interest, and good ol' fashioned greed.

Thinking Simply About Addiction

Author: Richard Sandor
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101022264
Size: 32.36 MB
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Based on years of hard-won experience by a preeminent specialist in addictive behavior, Thinking Simply About Addiction explains the core truth of addiction: It is not a neurosis, a physical malady, a behavioral choice, or, in the narrowest ...

American Fix

Author: Ryan Hampton
Publisher: All Points Books
ISBN: 1250196272
Size: 22.16 MB
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In American Fix, Hampton discusses his own struggle with addiction, outlines the challenges that the recovery movement currently faces, and offers a concrete plan of action towards making America’s addiction crisis a thing of the past.