Think it would be interesting to look at environmental determinants of health that could be used towards primary and secondary prevention of opioid addiction. Given that there is evidence of positive mental health benefits (important as it relates to addiction) as well as cardiovascular and other health benefits (important given the higher risk of mortality and morbidity associated with opioid addiction).
The Faith Organizations know how to provide ministry to those who suffer, they understand the families, but they do not know the issues a family is likely to face... more »
There is a large difference between Opioid Dependence and Opioid Addiction.
Dependence is earmarked by... more »