7/6/18 Drug Dealers on Facebook Are Targeting People with Addiction
A reporter poses as a potential customer and experienced aggressive marketing tactics.
7/5/18 The Drug Rehab Agency launches big data service for treatment centers with multiple locations
Scary indication of how marketing is trying to target addicts very specifically.
7/5/18 Rubio wants to stop kickbacks that keep drug addicts perpetually in recovery
Rubio is set to introduce a bill that will reward companies that successfully get people
clean by prohibiting addiction call centers from making money off patient referrals not
grounded in treatment providers’ reputability.
7/5/18 Primary Care can be a big part of the answer to the opioid crisis, doctors say
The New England Journal of Medicine published a series of papers recommending that
primary care physicians have more power to offer buprenorphine and methadone to
patients struggling with addiction.
7/4/18 California’s homelessness crisis threatens tourism
The worst in the nation, California’s homeless crisis scares tourists away from California’s
cities, especially San Francisco.
7/2/18 American Greed: Florida Rehab Gone Wild
“Kenny Chatman runs a string of corrupt drug rehab facilities, stealing millions by keeping
insured addicts hooked on drugs."
7/2/18 Opioids’ hidden epidemic—fraudulent drug treatment centers
Residential rehabilitation centers are riddled with insurance fraud, money laundering, and
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