united states of addiction
Employers Struggle to Respond as More Workers Overdose on the Job
Despite the growing epidemic of Americans misusing opioids and overdosing on the job, many employers turn a blind eye to addiction within their workforce—ill-equipped or unwilling to confront an issue they are at a loss to handle.
A New Book Chronicles How Pharma and Doctors Jumpstarted the Opioid Epidemic
“Dopesick” looks at how the makers of OxyContin targeted doctors in struggling areas with terrifying precision—and tragic consequences.