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Opioid epidemic takes toll on those with chronic pain

04:53 EDT 30 Jun 2017 | Medical Xpress

It is not a good time to be a pain patient, says Mark Bailey, D.O., Ph.D., a pain specialist at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. It's not a good time to be a pain doctor, or a pharmacist either, he says. The nation is dealing with an opioid epidemic, and the field of pain management has gotten very complicated.

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