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Op-Ed: In Addressing Overdoses, Don’t Sacrifice People with Pain

Posted on Nov 18, 2017
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Policymakers feeling pressure to pass legislation to reduce opioid-related overdoses may not always consider the needs of people with legitimate conditions, including pain. In this opinion piece published in Utah’s Desert News, CLAAD co-founder Marsha Stanton, Ph.D., R.N., argues that the needs of individuals with pain should not be overlooked, and that both “crises are intertwined, and one can’t be addressed while the other is ignored.” Read more.

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