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Old 12-23-2011, 12:11 PM
badhatharry badhatharry is offline
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Default Re: Values Added: Refuted By Facts (Mark Kleiman & Harold Pollack)

Originally Posted by Wonderment View Post
Yes, and it's encouraging to see more and more young people specializing in addiction medicine, psychiatry and ancillary healthcare professions. It really does take a village of teachers, healthcare professionals, peer counselors, law enforcement, parents and researchers to begin to address the problem.
Yeah, there's good money to be made Romancing Opiates

In his self-admitted "personal exorcism or catharsis" he [Dalrymple] attempts to persuade the reader that addiction to opiates is not an illness at all but a moral or spiritual problem, and that the current system of treatment not only has been ineffective, but also has made the problem worse.
"By pursuing his own interest he frequently promotes that of the society more effectually than when he really intends to promote it." Adam Smith

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