Prescription Drug Abuse: The Hidden Epidemic : a Guide to Coping and Understanding

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Addicus Books, 1995 - Medication abuse - 180 pages
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One of the first books to examine the serious problem of prescription drug abuse, addiction, and recovery. This book offers both support for the chemically dependent and eye-opening revelations for general readers (12 of the 20 most-abused drugs are prescription drugs). The book balances compelling anecdotes of recovery with insightful reports from experts on addiction, pharmacy, fraud investigation, consumer education, and policy making.

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About the author (1995)

Rod Colvin has served on an advisory panel for the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse, Columbia University, which did a landmark study on prescription drug abuse. He also maintains the popular website: www.prescriptiondrugaddiction.com. His previous books are "Prescription Drug Abuse "and "Precription Drug Addiction," He lives in Omaha, Nebraska.

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