Doctors Were Paid to Prescribe Opioids

by Dr. Joseph Mercola Story at-a-glance Opioid addiction has been identified as a continuing, significant factor in overdose drug deaths According to the CDC, more than 42,000 Americans died from opioid overdoses in 2016 — a 28% jump in opioid deaths from the year before. In 2020 and 2021 overdoses surged, before reaching record-level deaths […]