How the Brain Becomes Addicted to Pain Medicine

How the Brain Becomes Addicted to Pain Medicine

by Crystal (SU)
It’s one of the most critical issues facing our nation: America’s opioid crisis is a drug epidemic of mass proportions. Of the more than 63,600 lives lost to drug overdoses in 2016, more than 42,000 (66% of the total) were traced back to opioids.