Calls to rethink treatment of chronic pain

Global News, June 15, 2016

Opioids are powerful drugs often prescribed to help people deal with chronic pain. But with up to 30 per cent of Canadians suffering from chronic pain, there are growing calls for doctors to rethink the way they treat what can be a debilitating condition. Leslie McBain adds the mothers voice, explaining how prescription opioids let to the overdose death of her son Jordan.

Calls to rethink treatment of chronic pain